From August 10 – 13 we will be at the 2017 Canberra Craft and Quilt Fair Exhibition Park Canberra with our new range of screen printed linen panels and open weave cotton slubs . Our latest range is most unusual and suits modern tastes and cutting edge design .If you are a cat lover, keep an eye out for our cat print t was a sell out in Melbourne. Jan Frazer ‘s quilt ‘The Herding Cats ‘ was a show stopper. We will display it on our stand F05.
Reece Scannell came into the textile business after an illustrious international career as a photographer with his pictures featuring in premier exhibitions in Australia and Europe.
His passion for fashion lured him from behind the lens, but Reece has applied a similar focus on unique, one-off imagery in hand screening textiles for clothing, interior design, quilting, patchwork and other forms of crafting.
Reece’s textilework is as fascinating as his background with his photographs being featured in renowned collections at the National Library of Australia, the Australian Film Institute and the Australian Film, Television and Radio School.
He has even participated in archaeological expeditions to Greece and Egypt with resulting photographic exhibitions in the British Museum.
Reece Scannell Mode in Australia is now ranked in the top Australian design companies with his outstanding creativity in lifestyle fabrics, including hand woven shot cotton with individual threads dyed to create a distinctive silky sheen effect.
An inspiring mix and match system of high quality cottons.
Beautifully reflective with a soft rich silk like sheen. This extensive colour range of shot cottons in 9 colour ways is graded from deep gemstone to soft pastels. It adapts well to both contemporary and traditional styles.
In unusual textile combinations with additional hand made techniques. Some embroidered . Some hand printed and some hand woven. Irregularities in these technique form part of the garments unique beauty.