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Stephen
Mebane, NC
Printing custom fabric for the people.
Interests: technology, sewing, blogging, crafts, internet, fabric, crafters, custom fabric, printing fabric
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Our linen-cotton canvas is not waterproof and we do not offer lamination. You could try our Eco Canvas, however, which is not waterproof but would hold up better to moisture than the natural fiber fabrics.
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Today we hear from Sharon Fain, co-founder of Academy of Handmade, a company dedicated to celebrating makers and recognizing those making a impact on the handmade economy. She shares how she got started plus tips and tricks for other creative... Continue reading
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Today, as a part of our series dedicated to providing creatives with business tips and advice, we are sharing our a few of our favorite books and sites committed to textile design. Take some time this weekend to unwind and... Continue reading
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Kick off a new week with a little workspace organization. We've rounded up five of our favorite DIYs to help you create a clean and tidy place for crossing off all the tasks on your to do list! DIY Copper... Continue reading
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We are so excited to partner with Creativebug to showcase designers in their new Fabric Design Series. Creativebug is the go-to source for online art and craft instruction. Their new Fabric Design Series is a 5-week course featuring creative rock... Continue reading
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Spring colors are finally coming to life–especially in our fabric choices. A long winter has us longing for some fresh and joyful fabrics, just like Catalinakim's winning design, Floral of coral, mint, black & white. Check out the rest of... Continue reading
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Spring is in the air with these lovely projects created by our community from Spoonflower fabrics! Be sure to show us what you're making using #Spoonflowered on your social media platform of choice! Baby swaddle featuring Fish Mints fabric by... Continue reading
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For this week's contest, we asked designers to create cubist cat fabrics, and boy did they deliver! Congratulations to Julie Lynch, who took the top prize with her Moody Cubist Cats design, and to the rest of the designers in... Continue reading
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Here's a look at what you, our crafty community, has created this week! From plushie trench coats to new designs for the Marketplace, we love seeing what you make. Share your work using #Spoonflowered for the rest of the community... Continue reading
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Learning is fun with these adorable alphabet DIYs. We've rounded up our favorite fabrics from the Spoonflower Marketplace and some bright and fun projects from around the web featuring the ABCs. Woodtype Alphabet - Pink Colorway by Pennycandy Alphabet Pompom... Continue reading
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After a few hours of counting sheep at Spoonflower HQ, the results are in: Night, Night, Sleep Tight by Virginia O has won! Take a quick break to check out the rest of the dreamy top 10 from this week's... Continue reading
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As we prepare for more winter weather here on the East Coast, we're planning a few DIYs to keep us busy while staying cozy and warm. Take a look at a few projects we're excited to get started on while... Continue reading
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The competition was tough, but in the end Italian designer Francesca Besso (Chicca Besso on Spoonflower) captured the hearts of voters and our judges at Urban Threads with her Octopuses in Love design. Francesca will receive a $100 cash prize,... Continue reading
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Mumbojumbo's Retro rockets were the crowd favorite in this week's contest. The top ten fabric designs span centuries (or maybe millennia?), from the golden age of space travel to futuristic scenes from distant galaxies. Check 'em out! 1. 434 votes... Continue reading
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Valentine's Day is just around the corner. Are you looking for DIYs to whip up for friends and family? Take a look at a few lovely DIYs that are inspiring us to add a little handmade goodness to this sweet... Continue reading
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Get a glimpse into the happy life of a little groundhog with Christine Witte's winning design! The top 10 fabrics from this week's contest are full of furry friends, so don't miss your chance to snap up a cute print... Continue reading
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We're already in the last week of January, and we hope that your projects and resolutions are going well. As the weeks add up and another year hurtles by, take time to cultivate calmness in yourself and your surroundings. We've... Continue reading
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It was sixty-five degrees in North Carolina over the weekend, but it's about to dip back into freezing temperatures. We could use the wisdom of the groundhog right now: will there be six more weeks of winter, or can we... Continue reading
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Susan Polston's colorful depiction of Taronga Zoo in Sydney won top prize in our Austrailian Cities Design Challenge. See which of your favorite landmarks from Down Under made the cut this week! 1. 719 votes for Taronga Zoo, Sydney by... Continue reading
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A fabric label is the perfect finishing touch for any handmade item. Caitlin, Spoonflower crew member and owner of online fabric shop Salty Oat, shares how to create a fabric label featuring a logo or sweet sentiment--ideal for handcrafted goods... Continue reading
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This week, we've been turning our attention inside with ways to brighten, refresh, and make your space a little cozier. We've rounded up 5 simple DIYs that not only have a big impact on your space but can be completed... Continue reading
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Christine Witte's penguin fabric design marched its way into voters' hearts this week. Head over to Spoonflower to check out the rest of the designs—these frosty little birds are surprisingly heartwarming. 1. 809 votes for SOS Antarctica by christinewitte 2.... Continue reading
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We love to see what you're making with Spoonflower fabrics and papers! We've rounded up some of your lovely projects that have been shared around the web using #Spoonflowered or #Spoonflower this week for a dose of mid-week inspiration. @Cerigwen... Continue reading
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Spending more time cozied up inside against the winter weather? Take this time indoors to update your space with fresh and bright new prints from the Spoonflower Marketplace! No need for a huge project--whip up quick pillow covers for the... Continue reading
Fans of our Cotton Silk will be sad to hear that we've pulled it from the Spoonflower fabric line-up. The price of that particular fabric is going up, so we've reluctantly decided not to re-stock it. We're sorry to see... Continue reading