Designer Spotlight: Alexander Henry
Looking for a different line of fabric to try? You can’t go wrong with the selection available from Alexander Henry Fabrics. We love their colorful, bold styling—no matter which project you have in mind, you’ll likely find a pattern will work perfectly. Here’s what you need to know about this designer:
Alexander Henry’s Signature Style
The Alexander Henry team is passionate about the creative process, and each print is derived from an in-depth brainstorming session. Nothing from this collection is boring or bland—the artists never cut corners when it comes to creating their product line. At first glance, you’ll notice a little bit of everything: brightly colored floral or animal patterns, and darker themes that feature skeletons and witches. This incredibly diverse selection of cotton fabrics offers something for everyone. Whether you’d like to keep your projects fun and lighthearted or try something out of the ordinary, you can find the ideal design from Alexander Henry.
Ways to Use These Fabrics
With the gift-giving season in full swing, you may be on the lookout for project ideas. Even if you’re not planning to give crafts as presents, this fabric line is too fun to pass up, so pick your favorite pattern or print and make something to keep for yourself. The eye-catching designs from Alexander Henry offer plenty of options, and we’ve compiled a few creative ways to use the materials.
1. Patchwork Quilt
If there’s someone in your life who always a good quilt, create a gorgeous handmade patchwork quilt that’s perfect for snuggling up in this winter. Here’s an interesting example of a patchwork blanket, but you can easily brighten up your own version by choosing a different set of designs. For gift ideas, the multi-colored stars or diamond patterns would be lovely choices.
2. Throw Pillow
Looking for a unique throw pillow to add something extra to your living room? Check out this distinctive pillow, which uses material by Alexander Henry. Whether you have an edgy style or prefer more whimsical designs, we’re sure you’ll find a pattern that you’re excited to work with. Bright floral or geometric patterns make for awesome décor, but it’s also fun to mix it up with an unexpected print, like sugar skulls or colorful birds.
3. Custom Dress
If you’re searching for a custom dress for yourself or a loved one, consider making one with your favorite Alexander Henry print. With so many choices available, finding one that suits your style should be a breeze. Here’s an example of a dress made with this fabric line—the result is striking and flattering!
Before you start your next crafting project, browse our selection of Alexander Henry fabrics. This versatile line is ideal for all types of creations, and we’re always here to help if you need suggestions or advice.
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- Alexa Clauson