Who manufactures Kaffe Fassett?
He is a fabric designer for Free Spirit Fabrics and a knitwear designer for Rowan Yarns. Kaffe Fassett designed a shirt/shirting button collection which will be manufactured and distributed by Dill Button Company in February 2020.
What is a Kaffe quilt?
Kaffe Fassett is known around the world for his innovative patchwork and quilting designs. The books include a range of block patterns, from simple designs to more complex patterns, featuring Kaffe’s newest fabric designs and colourways, as well as some old favourites.
Where is Kaffe Fassett from?
Kaffe Fassett was born in San Francisco in 1937. At the age of 19, he won a scholarship to the Museum of Fine Arts School in Boston, but left after 3 months to paint in London.
How wide is Kaffe Fassett fabric?
Extra wide backing fabrics from the Kaffe Fassett Collective, and my, they are gorgeous! 108″ wide with a sateen finish.
Is Free Spirit Fabrics closing?
Free Spirit Fabrics will be shut down by parent company Coats. I wanted to make you aware that we are going to exit our Lifestyle Fabrics business. This will take effect from Tuesday 1 May and includes our Westminster Fabrics/ Fibers, FreeSpirit brand and designers.
What is Tula pink fabric?
Designer Tula Pink combines ultra modern prints with bright jewel tones to create distinctly unique fabrics. Her vivid prints usually include wildlife elements discretely placed among the design that’s sure to make you look twice!
How old was Kaffe when he moved to England?
Kaffe Fassett, the world-renowned textile and knitting designer, was born in San Francisco in 1937. He began his career as an artist in the USA, but at the age of 19 Kaffe Fassett moved to London, where he still lives today.
What does Fassett mean?
The name Fassett is derived from an ancient word meaning “fox on a hillside.” Fa’side Castle, sometimes known as Fawside, Falside, Ffauside, Fauxside, or Fawsyde, is a 14th century Keep located in East Lothian, approximately 2 miles southwest of Tranent, and two miles southeast of Musselburgh.
What does Kaffe Fassett do?
Kaffe Fassett is one of the most influential living textile artists and the best selling author of knitting, mosaic and patchwork titles. He has hosted his own TV series, Glorious Colour, and was the first living textile artist to have a one man show at London’s V&A.