New Pottery Barn Kids Bed Linen Prints

Super cute with a super expensive price tag. I love "Abby" with the owls and trees. Available at Pottery Barn Kids.

Vintage Marimekko on Flickr

Mr. By the Bolt was just in Finland where he bought me a beautiful Marimekko bag. I was inspired to look into vintage Marimekko on Flickr. Much, much more (including lots of vintage Marimekko clothing) there! Check it out!

Fjorn Textile Patterns

Scandinavian week! Various Scandinavian textile designers available at Fjorn.

Rajasthani Banjara Style

Learn about "banjara" style of clothing here:

Buy banjara style skirts here:

Silk Saris

Indian Attire has some nice simple silk saris at decent prices (not as cheap as buying directly in India, but better prices than most online sari shops).

Ikat Prints from India

Ikat recently went through a run of popularity with mags like Domino giving it press, famous designers making expensive clothing from it and chain home furnishings stores like Pottery Barn carrying it on their pillows shelves. My favorite kind of ikat is from Orissa (top photo).

Buy ikat here:

Learn about ikat here:

Rajasthani Bandhani Print

Indian "tie dye." Read more about bhandhani here and buy here and here!

Indian Block Print Fabric

I'll be featuring prints from India this week. Check out these great hand-printed block prints from

Share Your Fabric!

Got a great vintage fabric collection you want to share? An etsy fabric shop? Make your own fabric? Sell cool fabric on ebay? Let me know and I will post your patterns here!

Drop me a line at bythebolt(DOT)gmail(DOT)com, with a link (and/or pictures) and I will make you famous (well, hopefully... at least famous to my blog readers).

Eames Fabric (dot) Com...

...more than just Eames fabric. has a good selection of fabric from famous 50s designers like Girard, Nelson, and Andersen. $105 USD/ yard, which is like 5 Euros now for a yard...

Christmas Fabric by Anna Griffin

I can't seem to find any info on Anna Griffin, but this fabric is super cool. You can pick some up at Hannock's of Paducah.

Quirky Vintage Fabric on Ebay

Scandinavian Design Center Fabric

Fabrics from famous Scandinavian designers like Marimekko, Sanden and Stig Lindberg are available at