Father's Day is coming up this weekend, and to celebrate all the dads, we've rounded up some of our favorite dude-friendly fabrics by independent designers in the Spoonflower Marketplace. These manly fabrics might be just the thing for DIY gift making year-round!
Somehow I always find mysef looking at food fabric on Spoonflower! Here are some tasty and freaky (and freak tasty) looking donuts from the Spoonflower Marketplace.
^ How I usually feel after eating too many donuts.
Here's to a happy and sweet weekend. Happy Father's Day to all the daddies out there!
The summer heat has already arrived at our Durham, NC headquarters (oh spring…where did you go!?). To cool off this weekend, we’re on the hunt for a yummy frozen treat. Here are some delicious recipes and super fresh fabrics to stave off the weekend heat.
Curious woodland creatures provide crafters with endless inspiration and I think hedgehogs are the cutest of them all! Check out these fun DIYs created by the maker community and some of my favorite hedgie-themed fabrics from the Spoonflower Marketplace.
Hedgehogs – Light Grey/ Saffron fabric designed by Andrea Lauren
Hedgehog Costume | Andrea's Notebook
Camping in Hedgehog Land fabric designed by Happy to See
Hedgehog pincushion | Makerland
Hedgehog Pink fabric designed by Lauren Dahl
Hedgehog pom poms | Molly Moo Crafts
Nelly the Hedgehog Plushie cut & sew fabric designed by Shiro
Harry the Hedgehog | Milo & Ben
Hedgie with Flowers fabric designed by Vo aka Virginia O
Hedgehog mask | The House that Lars Built
Cinco de Mayo is a holiday that commemorates The Day of the Battle of Puebla in Mexico, and we use it as an opportunity to celebrate Mexican heritage and pride in the United States. There are countless ways that our neighbors to the south have shaped and influenced American culture, and the Spoonflower site is no exception!
Mexico has a rich and vibrant textile history, full of color and unique shapes and texture–our marketplace is full of prints that reinterpret and play with traditional design. Check out some highlights, below.
Growing up on a farm in rural North Carolina provided me with an endless supply of creative inspiration. Take a look at a handful of my favorite farm-inspired textile designs from the Spoonflower community and head over to the Marketplace for more pastures, veggies and animal-themed fabrics!
In the Farm designed by Valentina Harper
Farm Share designed by Susan Polston
Countryside Architecture designed by Holli Zollinger
Happy Chickens designed by Robyriker
My Garden Sketchbook designed by Patty Rybolt
Old Cupric Farm designed by Siya
What's That Lying With the Sheep? deisgned by Cean Irminger
Tomato Polka Splat designed by Roz Robinson
While browsing the Spoonflower site this week, I came across some Easter bunnies that were too cute to keep to myself. Enjoy these happy rabbit fabrics, plus five easter egg DIYs to do before Easter!
Funny bunny love a float spring by Stacyiesthsu
Grafitti Easter eggs on Paper & Stitch
Cestlaviv bunny ebony by Cest_la_viv
White paint on natural brown eggs on Kaley Ann
Jade moon rabbit – duck egg blue by Bee&lotus
Crocheted Easter eggs on The Style Files
Clover patch by Katherinecodega
Dye Easter eggs with silk ties from Relish.
Have a happy and creative weekend!
If you're enjoying the warm spring weather and feeling the urge to plant and garden like we are, these succulent and cactus fabric patterns by indie designers are just the thing to infuse a little freshness into your sewing projects! Check out even more succulent fabrics, wallpapers and wrapping papers in the Spoonflower marketplace.
Cacti by Mayabeeillustrations
Succulent Stripes and Stars by Kerisadenison
Succulents by Oksancia
Lithops (teal) Nekineko
Succulent Tea Towel 2014 Calendar in Pink by Emilyannstudio
Cacti by Siankeegan
Green Garden Succulents by Laurenmholton
Succulents ditsy by Emuattacks
Hen and Chicks by Arianagirl
Succulents by Sarahrobbins