Welcome to Kaffe Fassett Studio

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Kaffe Fassett has inspired people across the world with his colourful work in fabric, knitting,
needlepoint, patchwork, painting and mosaic. Visit here regularly for the latest news and
information from the famous Kaffe Fassett Studio.

 


NEW! Fabric Designs

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Please see the fabrics gallery page for Kaffe's latest fabric designs.

Please visit Glorious Color This link opens in a new window or Westminster Fabrics This link opens in a new window for more details or to purchase.

NEW! Kaffe in Colourful World Video

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Kaffe talks about his initial ideas for his show 'Kaffe 2014 : The Colourful World of Kaffe Fassett' at the American Museum in Britain, Bath and how he developed them with Johan Engels, the opera set designer who designed the exhibition.

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NEW! Brandon's Latest Newsletter

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Dear All, I am always amazed at how the gardens leap into new life once the clocks change. The Kaffe Fassett Rose shrub has buds on it – how exciting is that! Wisteria is hanging like old lavender lace; trees are luminated with bright green buds. The awful winter seems well behind us now. Looking ahead our diary is packed with exciting events I wanted to share with you all...

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Kaffe design for Vogue Knitting

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Kaffe has designed a crochet blanket for the latest edition of Vogue Knitting Crochet magazine. For more information on the magazine click here This link opens in a new window.

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Kaffe in Quilting Video

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Kaffe Fassett appears in a video on quiliting that Rowan have just released.

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CreativeBug Class and Video

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CreativeBug have just released a class with Liza and Kaffe that they filmed in PA on their Dreamy Hexagon quilt. You can view it here This link opens in a new window.

CreativeBug also filmed a lovely conversational piece between Liza and Kaffe about how Liza dragged Kaffe into quilting. It's a special glimpse into their relationship. Here is the link to the YouTube video This link opens in a new window.

American Museum, Bath

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The NY Times carries an article on Kaffe's exhibition at the American Museum in Britain, Bath. Kaffe is described as the King of Color taking on a grey world. The exhibition runs from March 22nd to November 2nd at the museum. For more details, please visit our events page.

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Glorious Colour on 4OD

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Channel 4 have kindly made the Glorious Colour series avaiable on 4OD. In the series, which aired originally in the late 80s, textile artist Kaffe Fassett demonstrates how his techniques can be adapted to design almost any kind of knitwear, and how much pleasure can be obtained from the creative exploration of colour.

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Kaffe Fassett's Quilt Grandeur

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In this collection, Kaffe Fassett presents 20 all-new patterns and collaborates once again with quilters who have become household names: Liza Prior Lucy, Roberta Horton, Mary Mashuta, and Brandon Mably. The new quilt patterns are based on Kaffe's signature line of Rowan fabrics, and employ an array of the latest designs. Liza Prior Lucy's Dreamy Hexagons pattern features Jupiter, an irregular, organic stripe...

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Quilt Grandeur Poster

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The new detailed and informative Kaffe Fassett's Quilt Grandeur poster from Rowan is now available to download from our website. It is a 1.0Mb download so please be patient. You will need Adobe Reader This link opens in a new window installed to view it. The book is available now.

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Shots and Stripes

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Inspired by worldwide travels and a plethora of ethnic textiles, including the quilts of the Amish and from Gee's Bend in America, Japanese all indigo quilts, suzanis from the Caucuses, and Pakistani kanthas, the projects featured in this book include full sized bed and wall quilts as well as well as...

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Latest Rowan Magazine 54

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Kaffe has designed 2 beautiful wraps for Magazine number 54. Kashmir Scarf Wrap; knitted in Kid Classic and Kilim Wrap in Felted Tweed, both perfect for wrapping up this Autumn. Check out the latest Rowan Knitting & Crochet Magazine number 54 for details.

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Interview with Kaffe Fassett

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Planet Purl This link opens in a new window carry an interview just recorded on September 18th 2012. Here's what they have to say about it: 'We are honored that the venerable Kaffe Fassett returned to the Party Line to talk about "Dreaming in Color", his autobiography. Tracing his life from Big Sur, to boarding school run by a guru, to studying painting at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts in Boston, you'll journey with Kaffe from his all-white painting to a life lived in the explosion of color for which he is rightfully famous. Gorgeously photographed, it's an inspiration for all textlie artists.'

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Kaffe Quilts Again

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A world-renowned designer, Kaffe Fassett is a name every quilter knows. Throughout his career, Kaffe's work has inspired American fashion designers, been commissioned by the British monarchy, and continues to be prized by quilters and quilt aficionados. For more than a decade......

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Stockist Information

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Many of you have asked the studio where to get Kaffe's latest fabrics and yarns. You know to check with your local supply shop, but if they don't have what you want you can try these links:

For fabrics, go to Westminster Fabrics This link opens in a new window or Glorious Color This link opens in a new window

For yarns, go to Westminster Fibers This link opens in a new window or
Rowan
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To download PDFs of materials using Kaffe's fabrics go to Westminster Lifestyle Fabrics Scribd page This link opens in a new window

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