FOTD: Hawaiian Print Fabrics

Fabric of the Day: Hawaiian Print Fabrics Left to Right: Trendtex Fabrics BG-004, Trendtex Fabrics BD-014R, Unmarked. The last fabric did not have a marking on the selvedge. My mom and brother just got back from a fabulous Hawaii trip! They picked out the fabrics themselves and brought it all the way back to NY. […]

FOTD: IKEA Fabrics

Fabric of the Day: IKEA Fabrics Yep, the dorm/modular furniture store from Sweden carries fabric. Right in their stores! Not many home sewers or crafters think IKEA when they are looking for fabrics. I always forget myself. But IKEA always has a wonderful selection of beautiful prints reminiscent of Kokka Fabrics, Japan. And for very […]

FOTD: Purple & Green

FABRIC OF THE DAY: Purple & Green Chevron Herringbone I went gaga over this fabric. It’s going to be made into a mod-style shift dress, Simplicity #2568 from the Sew Stylish Collection by Simplicity! Coming soon! I originally bought it for my Papercut Patterns Circle Top but I’m using a gorgeous wool jersey for that! […]

FOTD: African Print Fabrics

FABRIC OF THE DAY: African Print Fabrics I popped over to P & S Fabrics today to get a magnetic sewing guide (Dritz $3) to clip onto my sewing machine. I was getting sick of using a piece of tape as a sewing guide and they are open on a Sunday so I thought why […]

FOTD: Pear Tree by Ruusulampi

FABRIC OF THE DAY: Pear Tree by Ruusulampi Not only is this fabric gorgeous, it was designed by an indie designer and very holiday-y too! 100% Cotton in different weights. $18-$38 per yard. You can find her designs here http://www.spoonflower.com/fabric/327354.