Here is a selection of international press about Kaffe Fassett’s exhibitions, designs, commissions and recent work.
The first beauty collection, Achillea reinterpreted Kaffe Fassett’s exuberant use of colour and his hi‐octane floral designs found in his patchwork quilts and fabrics.
Renowned color expert and fabric designer Kaffe Fassett explores flowers as a source of inspiration for patchwork and needlepoint in the beautiful new book Kaffe Fassett’s Bold Blooms
American-born designer and artist Kaffe Fassett, who settled in the UK in the 1960s, has a global reputation in the fields of knitting, needlepoint and patchwork.
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.
With the “big chill” set to hit the British Isles this weekend, it is finally time to dig out the woolly jumpers, batten down the metaphorical hatches and cosy up our homes.
Emotional Ties – textile artist and designer Kaffe Fassett on the power of flowers and his lifelong passion for patchwork
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.
Touring the world like the rock stars of knitting, Kaffe Fassett and Brandon Mably are two technicolour textile artists whose work explodes with bright patterns.
Artist and designer Kaffe Fassett spent the day with Huddersfield textile students prior to delivering his guest lecture.
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...
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.
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...
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...
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...
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...