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New Tutorial - Bias Tape Two Ways!

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New Tutorial - Bias Tape Two Ways!

This is one of our favorite techniques.  Bias tape can really elevate the finish on any craft art piece or garment.   https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Zx5uKebPjkY&t=34s In this tutorial, we cover: *How to cut your bias *How to sew it together so you have a continuous strip *How to use it as a facing (I'm NOT a fan of traditional facings, and nearly always replace them with bias tape just like this!) *How to use it as a decorative edging. Check it out!  And don't forget to subscribe to our channel, so you won't miss another tutorial!   We've got tons more in the...


New feature - Tutorials!

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We're just starting to shoot some tutorials to help all of our wonderful customers with their sewing projects. Here's the first one on how to do a Full Bust Adjustment two different ways... Let us know what you think!


New Pattern! Pleat Back Shirt Jacket

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New Pattern!  Pleat Back Shirt Jacket

Our friend and teacher here, Susan, has the cutest tops!  She bought a bunch of them from the same place.  They have similar lines, but cool different details.  A couple of weeks ago, I lost control and asked that she let me make patterns so I could have some too! Wear it as a shirt, wear it as a jacket, it's up to you!  Super easy to make, the pattern also includes some extra style lines, like a faux-princess seam, to make your design really interesting. Available as a hard copy or instant download, sizes SM-XL.  Get yours today! Here are...


Super Chunky Organic Cotton Flannel

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Super Chunky Organic Cotton Flannel

A few years ago we got hold of this incredible 100% Organic Cotton super chunky, 10oz flannel.  (Most flannel is 3-4oz)   And we were never able to get it again.....soooooo sad.... But today... It's BACK! We are so excited our socks are rolling up and down! If you're looking for soft and snuggly cotton, you have to grab some of this NOW!  We're not sure if we can get it again....


Giant Shipment of 100% Cotton Eyelet Just Arrived!

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Giant Shipment of 100% Cotton Eyelet Just Arrived!

I dare you to go out there and find eyelet fabric that's 100% cotton.  It's ALWAYS at least half polyester, which is no fun for those of us who prefer not to wear plastic clothing.   That's why, when we heard about this 100% cotton eyelet fabric, we snapped up a whole selection!   These fabrics all have a super-soft, drapey 100% cotton lawn base, and are embroidered in beautiful geometric or floral designs.   Most of them are cut like traditional eyelet, and a couple of them just have the embroidered designs. These would all make amazing tops, dresses,...

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