The biggest design news of the year surfaced a few weeks ago - the announcement of Pantone's 2017 color of the year. The winner was Greenery, a zesty hue reminding us of the refreshment of spring and the hope that new life brings.
If you noticed our Natural Instincts collection earlier this week, you know we're feeling a little wild at WeaveUp HQ. From leopard spots to snake skin and crocodile hide - the natural world represents an incredible source of pattern design inspiration. Today, we delve into some of the key moments in the story behind the animal print!
Looking to make holiday decorations on a dime? Home or office in dire need of some festive feelings?! We're here with a fantastic and FREE holiday trim DIY. Using scraps of fabric from your bottomless scrap bucket, you can create holiday decor galore. We'll show you how to create a tassel garland using only scrap fabric, for free!
Today, we're talking to interior designer Kimberly Perron, who recently launched her own fabric line! Using WeaveUp as one of her on-demand manufacturers, Kimberly is marketing and selling her line without worrying about order minimums or stocking. Read on to learn about her inspirations and the collection.
New York Fashion Week is the most important fashion event of the season. Everyone who's anyone is there, and this year that list included WeaveUp. We provided custom fabrics for the Stevie Boi collection, CÄBIN. Stevie Boi is the designer behind SBShades. He has worked with Madonna, Lady Gaga and Beyonce, and has been featured in several Vogue editorial shoots. Stevie Boi collaborated with designer and artist Brockstar on several looks for the collection. Brockstar used WeaveUp's unique customization tool to create the perfect CÄBIN fabrics. A few days later, he had his custom fabrics - color variations of Moire Wall 2 and Abstract Grain 4. Read on to hear from Stevie Boi and Brockstar about their inspirations, the power of digital print, and how custom fabrics helped perfect this collection.
Alyssa Panichella used to lust over textiles while shopping for her design consultancy business, Achella Design. After multiple hospitality design shows spent drooling (we assume) over fabulous fabrics, she turned this lust into action. Read on to learn about what inspires Alyssa in this installment of our Featured Artist series!
It may still be hot and humid out, but fall is quickly approaching. With fall comes dinner parties, holiday gatherings, and general merry making around the dining room table. It's time to pull out your rolled hem sewing foot and get started on some fresh dining decor! Our in-house curation team pulled together three mini collections of tabletop-ready designs. Click through each image to shop the design. And don't forget to reference Our Guide to Tabletop Fabrics when picking fabrics. Happy decorating! Fun Retro 4 point 2 Florida Geo 2 Turn up the Music Optical Grid City Lights Weave Line Squares Harvest Spice Solei Floral Happy Stripe Rigsby Diamond Del Mar Diamond Dotted Landing Bay Floral Bark & Gold Botanical Garden 2 Dearborn Triangles 11 Hungarian Folk Floral Rattle Box 5 Philips Chevron Shop other great prints in our Design Library - with over 12,000 designs and more added everyday!
For artist Belinda Sigstad, intuition is everything. After years exploring artistic mediums, she found a home in fabric and pattern design. We talked with Belinda about what inspires her, and the lessons she's learned along the way. Meet our latest Featured Artist Belinda Sigstad, after the jump.