Modern Fabric: Twenty-Five Designers on Their Inspiration and Craft

By Abby Gilchrist, Amelia Poole


Step inside the studios of today's modern fabric design stars from around the world. From the bold florals of Kaffe Fassett to the subtle patterning of Naomi Ito to the retro style of design collective Ruby Star Society, this title features a sophisticated, eclectic group of designers working in an exciting variety of techniques. An ideal resource for sewers, quilters, crafters, designers, and all those who aspire to a fun, colour-filled, modern lifestyle.Engaging essays explore each designer's life in textiles: education, design beginnings, creative process, dreams, and how they run their businesses. Hundreds of colour photographs offer endless inspiration, showing studio spaces, process, textile samples, and products made from the gorgeous fabrics featured in the book.

256 pages
hardcover, colour illustrations