I just got back from Korea where Riley Blake Designs fabric is made. It was incredible and I learned so much. They are truly artists in the industry of making fabric. Their eye for detail and precision is amazing. This is a picture of the raw fabric getting ready to be cleaned and bleached to be the foundation for a great fabric.
From here it is shipped to Los Angeles where we have a mill that cuts and rolls it.
You can see Nantucket Summer ready to be shipped. It will be in the stores in June. It will sit on the water for 2 weeks and then in Los Angeles for another 2 weeks of cutting and shipping.
I hope you enjoyed a very little tour of the many hundreds of pictures I took. It was just incredible to be able to see the process and understand what it takes to make fabric. The Korean people take great pride in their art of making fabric. They are family run businesses passed down through the generations.