Press

Here is a selection of international press about Kaffe Fassett’s exhibitions, designs, commissions and recent work.

A Complete Guide to Spring’s Prettiest Floral Packaging

Flower lovers, rejoice: Spring is here at last. And while there’s no better time to pick up a dozen fresh peonies, lilies, or tulips, the newest crop of floral-themed products make as pretty an addition to your vanity, countertop, or cubicle as a vase of your favorite blooms.

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True Colours

Without doubt, a visit to the Hastings home of internationally renowned contemporary craft artist Kaffe Fassett and his partner and studio manager Brandon Mably, would bring joy to even the most downhearted of people.

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Kaffe Fassett Dreaming in Color

Kaffe Fassett Dreaming in Color Press Kaffe Fassett has led an extraordinary life and is a captivating storyteller with a vivid memory. Born in 1937, he spent much of his youth in Big Sur, California, where his parents bought a cabin from Orson Welles and transformed...

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Suzy Hausfrau Podcast

Suzy Hausfrau Podcast Press Suzy Hausfrau, March 2014 While recently in Australia on a workshop tour, Kaffe chatted to Renae Beardmore from Suzy Hausfrau for their podcast.

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The American Museum in Britain, Bath

The American Museum in Britain, Bath Press The New York Times, March 2014 BATH, England — The colors — blue, green, yellow, pink, purple — are bright enough to trounce the spring daffodils. And that is just referring to the vivid knitting that dresses up the garden...

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Il pittore della maglia

Il pittore della maglia Press Elle Italia, April 2013 Ricamo, patchwork, quilt: non conosce limiti la gioiosa esplorazione del colore di Kaffe Fassett. Una mostra a Londra celebra la sua arte, fatta di istinto, pazienza, passione. E del piacere del fare. La parola...

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Build colour confidence into your artwork

Build colour confidence into your artwork Press Jennifer Forker, April 2013 Artists and craftspeople know that the colors they choose - and leave out - are critical ingredients in their works' success, no matter the medium. Color done well is captivating. Color done...

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My space: Kaffe Fassett, textiles designer

My space: Kaffe Fassett, textiles designer Press The Telegraph, April 2013 This is the sitting room of my house in Kilburn, north London, an Edwardian four-and-a-half storey house. I just had one floor to start with in 1964, and bought the other floors as I was able...

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Profile: Kaffe Fassett

Profile: Kaffe Fassett Press Beth Smith, September/October 2012 Abundance is a lovely word and one that lends itself to descriptions of Kaffe Fassett's London home. Exuberance follows close on its heels, as this is a space where colours, textures and techniques join...

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