12 Days of Design

Creating a fabric design can be as simple or complex as you’d like. There are a number of tools that you can use for textile design, some require no training at all, others are a bit more complicated. Take a look at five of our favorite ways to create inspired fabric designs!


Break out your watercolors and paint a simple motif.

Use public domain images to create a retro textile design.

Your computer is an incredible design tool allowing you to make simple designs using straight lines or more complex images with extreme details.

Pens and markers are great tools for illustrating a simple or intricate pattern

Old family photographs or your favorite shots from a recent vacation can be arranged in a collage for a personalized fabric!