Did you know we sell threads and fabrics that are made from recycled bottles? You can go totally eco with your sewing makes! Did you know five plastic fizzy drink bottles can supply enough raw materials to make a new tshirt?Continue reading “Product Guide – Go Eco With Our Recycled Product Range!”
Have you worked with Batik fabrics before? It’s such a beautiful interesting fabric with amazing history, so we thought we would share with you a handy fabric guide all about these incredible fabrics.Continue reading “Fabric Guide – Beautiful Bold Batik Fabrics”
Hello! It’s Earth Day this coming Wednesday so we thought we’d celebrate some of our more eco-conscious products & have an Eco-Week! We’re kicking off sharing share some information about one of the more eco-friendly fabric out there, Bamboo Fabric.Continue reading “Fabric Guide – Using Eco Bamboo Fabrics”
Fancy making a roomy make up bag pouch to show off some fave fabric prints? We just LOVE a make up bag with an accent fabric – it’s a really easy way to add sprinkling of extra interest to your project.
This make up bag is a really great size. The finished bag ends up approx 28cm wide & 17cm deep… add to that a flat bottom & the fact that zip isn’t sewn into the side seams means the pouch is BIG! So you can fit loads of your make up or toiletries inside. Or use it for craft supplies!Continue reading “Sew A Make Up Bag: Free Pattern and Tutorial To Make A Large Make Up Bag”
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Haberdashery – it’s a great word, isn’t it? Ever wondered what it is? Or where such a wonderful word comes from?
You’re not the only one!
Read on to find out all things haberdashery. We’ll be going into detail and explaining all you need to know to become a seasoned haberdasher. You’ll feel confident going out and exploring the world of sewing accessories!Continue reading “A Guide To Haberdashery – A History and Definition”
Need an outfit in a hurry or an emergency gift? If you’re looking to showcase or share some fabulous fabric, this super quick skirt tutorial will soon have you stepping out in style. It’s budget friendly too – you only need a few resources for this one.Continue reading “Free 30 Minute Skirt Tutorial”
I don’t about you, but when I think of reading a book I want to snuggle up somewhere cosy & lose myself among the pages. This book pocket cushion brings all the best things together; a cushion for cosiness, a safe spot for your book & an extra space for a torch, cuddly toy or reading glasses. The handle makes it easy to escape to your favourite spot. And there is no risk of corner folding savagery… there’s a bookmark too!Continue reading “How to: Make An Easy Reading Cushion”
You have probably noticed our slight obsession with fusible woven interlining, we use it in lots of our tutorial projects. But it’s easy to see why: check out the ‘spring’ in the fabrics above – the fabric with interlining sits higher and rolls into a smoother curve.Continue reading “What is Fusible Woven Interfacing and How To Use It”
Treat yourself to a new bag – from old jeans!
If you have some tired looking jeans, their destination doesn’t need to be the charity rag bag yet. Give them a new lease of life with a transformation into this fabulous handbag. There is a massive selection of bag hardware & accessories here at Plush Addict, so let your creativity flow and produce a one of a kind masterpiece.Continue reading “Upcycled Denim Bag Tutorial”