This catalog features new designs that were introduced in January.
Please check it out as a variety of fabrics are introduced.
echino’s 2020 new collection is here.
This time, three designs are featured.
lush depicts an image where flowers and plants are lushly growing.
Depending on where you cut it, this fabric creates a variation of looks. An attractive feature that allows you to enjoy different layouts.
Taking advantage of the flowing look of the pattern, you may just hang the fabric as a décor item or use it as wallcovering. Making this textile part of your interior décor is highly recommended.
The line designs are created in a rhythmic manner, as if the dots are bouncing.
Tiny birds and lines in silver print make an echino-like accent.
The variation of whimsical colors will lift up your spirits.
Silver line creates a delicate and classy image.
Triangular tents are lined to form geometric designs.
Even a simple pattern can look glamorous in a subtle way with pieces of glittering silver and foxes…
Whether it is a small item, a bag or for your interior decor, this versatile fabric can be enjoyed in any way…
Simple designs that allow you to enjoy distinctively echino color combinations.
Bag sewing patterns also come in new designs.
Product Number Chart:
EKX−97060 Click here for entire product lineup:
The delicious looking croissants are actually pictures of French bulldogs! This large-size tote bag comes in a playful ANIMAL? BREAD? series of fabric. The bag is filled with user-friendly features – long straps that can go over your shoulder, ample gusset and convenient outer pocket. It will also make a great gift as a reusable bag.
Fabric shown for this sample:YP-11530-2C
□ Outer Fabric (solid): about 110cm wide × 100cm
□ Lining Fabric (solid): about 110cm wide × 100cm
□ Fusible interfacing (heavy weight) about 110cm wide x 100cm
□ Dot Button: about 15mm wide x One pair
Size:about 30cm (l) about 50cm (w) about 16cm (d – excludes handles)
This small tote bag has a fluffy look with tightly shaped top. The tucks at the opening and tape are the secret to its cute look. The cotton linen canvas fabric with dot design from the egg press series is perfect for bag making. From Oregon, USA, the Portland-based egg press is a design studio/letter press printing workshop.
Fabric shown for this sample:(Outer fabric)egg press EKXA-5400-1C
□ Fabric (Outer fabric): 32cm×62cm
(Lining fabric, Handle): 52cm×62cm
□ Tape: 3cm wide x 48cm
Size: 30cm(l) 30cm (w)
We interviewed Mioko about her creation:
Kokka Fabric (KF): What did you think of the fabric you used for this project?
It is really cute with odd shaped dots in beautiful layer of colors! What makes it stylish is the gradation of tones where the colors overlap. Carrying a piece made with this fabric will lift up your spirits. It is sturdy and solid to create a steady shape. Taking advantage of this character, I incorporated the tuck and fold lines in the design.
KF: Can you tell us any special elements or ideas that you incorporated into this creation?
I conceived a piece that looks whimsical without a complex making process. The tightened top can be created by repeating the folding and stitching steps.
KF: What are some tips for making this bag?
When sewing together the top opening of the outer bag and lining bag, you may find it slightly difficult due to the position of the tucks. Try not to worry too much about the tuck. As you sew, focus on keeping the edge of the opening aligned where you apply stitches.
KF: How should we use this bag in everyday situations?
This small size bag is perfect for a quick errand. It will be nice to make a matching bag in a larger size!
KF：Thank you very much, Mioko! Here are sewing instructions along with step by step photos from her. Enjoy crafting!
A single-handle body bag fits your body and is more casual than a backpack. Carrying it across your body conveniently frees up your hands during your outing. The featured watermelon fabric is from the Water Blur series. This fun design makes the watermelon look like a body board floating on the ocean. The watermelon motif also comes in red!
Fabric shown for this sample:water Blur
□ Outer Fabric: 110cm wide × 50cm
□ Lining Fabric: 110cm wide × 50cm
□ Fusible interfacing (medium weight): 90cm wide x 50cm
□ Zipper: 30cm x 1
□ Flat tape: 25mm wide × 50cm
□ Rectangle buckle: 25mm wide x 1
□ Slide adjuster: 25mm wide x 1
Size:about 28cm (l) about 20cm (w) about 10cm (d)