Last of the stocks from Greenfields Trading Company & Bishoptons Trading Company Here in Wellington in the last couple of weeks, we have had a few very hot summery days. It has reminded me that I must get on and make some summery dresses. We have the perfect low cost lightweight organic fabric for dresses, […]
Task completed this weekend: a pair of Pyjama pants. Made from organic cotton flannel. Just in time for the end of winter! This was a limited edition fabric so we have enough left over for another two pairs. The fabric is now up on the website here.
I just love new fabrics. These gorgeous organic fabrics have just arrived from Ink and Spindle. Caitlin has come on board this year to join Lara and most of these are Caitlin’s creations.
Our very first purchase of the Artist’s Collective Butterfly fabric, was ordered off the sample by a lovely woman from the UK who was here in New Zealand on holiday, while major renovations were going on at her home. She originally was going to use it as a table cloth but decided it would be […]
Here is the very talented Tracey Tishrei of Tishrei Designs, showing off her newly printed fabric. She is standing in Verdant Design’s Pop Up shop in Wellington, where several of Vida Textiles’ fabrics are featured. Hot off the press this week, the Butterfly Heaven fabric, needed a bit of tweaking after the first strike […]
Well after a much needed holiday, we are back into the swing of things…….organising new fabrics to be printed. On Christmas Eve a present arrived for Vida, Anthea of Eco Textiles and Tracey of Tishrei Designs. Samples from the printer. Here is the Tishrei designs ones: Aren’t they fabulous? Tracey is one talented woman.
Yes the Godwits have finally landed at Vida Textiles on Friday. This gorgeous fabric designed by Wellington artist Anthea Grob has been digitally printed on a 100% Hemp basecloth. This basecloth is a nice heavy weight, and perfect for upholstery, cushions, lampshades, bags and anything else you can think of. The Godwits is now up […]
We are currently working on an exciting new project. Digitally printing small runs of organic fabric with limited edition prints. We are looking for textile artists and designers who want to have their designs printed but don’t want to commit to having hundreds of metres printed, or can’t justify the high cost of small print […]
We are finally in the final stages of getting Eco fabrics Godwits fabric printed. Just waiting on the final strike off fabric to arrive, and then its all go. Anthea Grob is the woman behind Eco Fabric, and is a bit of a multi-talented woman. A potter, who also teaches pottery, and digital printing classes. […]