Fabric 101: All About Silks

Fabric 101: All About Silks

Watch this video from Fabric Mart and learn more about different fabrics made from silk, what to sew with them, and how to care for your silk fabric accessories and garments!   Learn to how to sew and work with silk, or silk like fabrics that are slippy and troublesome. We will share tips and techniques on … [ Read More at SWN! ]

 How to Sew a Gathered Circular Pillow - from FabricMart Fabrics

How to Sew a Gathered Circular Pillow – from FabricMart Fabrics

  This pillow will be approximately 15″ in diameter when finished. It will include a gathered face and a covered shank button in the middle. Julie from FabricMart shows us how she created this very nice accent pillow inspired by the book, One-Yard Wonders by Patricia Hoskins and Rebecca Yaker.  Julie recommends browsing the following fabrics for … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Fifth Avenue – by Sew Chic Patterns

In the Studio with Laura Nash from Sew Chic Patterns!

FabricMart‘s In the Studio blog series features an interview with pattern designer Laura Nash from Sew Chic Patterns. Julie met with Laura Nash last September and had a fabulous conversation about her patterns, her typical work day, her inspiration, background and experience, and her favorite pattern! If you are a fan of vintage-inspired garments, you … [ Read More at SWN! ]

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FabricMart’s July Giveaway Value Over $100! + How to Sew a Simple Layered Skirt

Enter for a chance to win! Enter to Win FabricMart’s Co-ordinating Assortment Giveaway!   This July give-away is valued over $100 and offers eight pieces of matching stretch poly, the Perfect Pair SAF-T-POCKETS  pattern #2008, and four spools of matching thread.  Saf-T-Pockets Patterns specialize in patterns perfect for travel wear. They have optional pockets built into the … [ Read More at SWN! ]