A Field Guide to Fabric Design

About the Author

Kim Kight has been obsessed with fabric, and especially fabric print design, since receiving a sewing machine as a gift from her mother-in-law in 2000. She established the blog True Up in 2008 to share that obsession with the world. Along the way, she taught herself fabric design. She lives in Austin, Texas, with her husband and son.

Make your fabric dreams come true

A Field Guide to Fabric Design by Kim Kight

  • A comprehensive resource for fabric design and printing, including helpful tips and advice from today’s premier fabric designers
  • Design and color basics are explained with step-by-step tutorials for creating repeat patterns with your computer or by hand
  • Explore all the different ways to transfer your designs on to fabric, from screen printing to getting licensed with a fabric company

Add personal, distinctive style to everything you sew with fabric you designed yourself. Each tutorial is refreshingly straightforward and you’ll love looking through the book’s abundance of tantalizing fabric images! With a complete resources section, this indispensible guide is a must-have for hobbyists and professionals alike.