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”
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”
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”
You can never have too much storage & this innovative little basket and play mat won’t only keep toys, such as Lego, stored away – it can also help with the tidying up in a flash!
To complete this project you will need to feel comfortable sewing curves through multiple, sometimes thick, layers & be accurate in your measuring & cutting.Continue reading “Toy Storage Basket and Play Mat Sewing Tutorial”
One of the most popular posts on my blog has consistently been The Best Fabrics for Dribble Bibs & I’ve been planning on publishing a bib pattern & tutorial for a while now to compliment that post…
There are loads of other fabric choices you could use – check out the original post to run you through the options and the properties of each fabricContinue reading “How To: Make A Dribble Bib – Free Pattern And Tutorial”