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Fashion, Sewing Patterns, Inspiration, Community, and Learning

Fashion, Sewing Patterns, Inspiration, Community, and Learning

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Simplicity Patterns Our new collection of sewing patterns brings you the latest designs for clothing, costumes, accessories and home decor, putting new projects within easy reach for even the most seasoned of sewing hobbyists. Stay on trend with men's, women's and children's clothing sewing patterns, keeping pace with the high street while still making the most of the flexibility of choosing your own fabrics and embellishments, and tailoring your garments for a perfect fit. Our sewing patterns range from the casual to the very formal, from modern-day to vintage styles, and from clothing to accessories and home decor like placemats, napkins and table runners. Together, they create a new collection that can transform your home and your wardrobe, while giving you an opportunity to practise and perfect your sewing skills on patterns you have never tried before.

The Shieldmaiden Corset To Make the Corset: For my corset I used velvet, flat lined with cotton sateen as the top layer, and cotton twill as the lining layer. Cut out the pieces: Front (Cut one fabric, one interlining, one lining): Cut with straight edge on the fold Back (Cut two fabric, two interlining, two lining): Cut with straight edge on the selvedge The sewing: Lining: 1) Using a 1/2" seam allowance, sew the front to the backs. 2) Turn back edges under (to the wrong side) about 1/8" then about 3/8" to form casings for bones. ReadyMade Cool Copper Projects Warm metallic hues are easy to love but often pricey. When you create the look... Easy Doily Bowl Craft a decorative bowl from a doily picked up from a flea market, antique... Camper Birdhouse DIY Wrap Bracelet - Honestly WTF You should all know by now that we are all about stacking bracelets on our wrists. The more, the better. In fact . . . the most, the best! With that being said, we’ll show you how to master a version of the ever so popular wrap bracelet.

Style Guide You may know her as Hermione, but lately Emma Watson has taken the muggle fashion world by storm. Upon promoting the recently released Part One of the 7th movie in the Harry Potter franchise, Emma has been on the press junket looking fiercer than ever. I've actually always been a fan of Emma's style since middle school,even before she become a recognized 'style icon'. Apparel Fashion Fabric - Designer Fabric by the Yard Categories plusFabric Type plusColor Family plusFabric Pattern Asian Fashion (Korean Fashion, Japanese Fashion, Taiwanese Fashion) – Buy Online with Free International Shipping on orders over $150 ships to Hong Kong and Mainland China. Go to now. <select class="selectsiteoption sfont" name="selectForNoJs"><option selected="selected" value="option0">Select</option><optgroup label="YesStyle Sites"><option value="option1">United States / Global</option><option value="option2">Canada</option><option value="option3">Australia</option><option value="option4">United Kingdom</option><option value="option5">Hong Kong & China</option></optgroup><optgroup label="USA Retail Stores"><option value="option6">San Francisco, CA</option><option value="option7">San Jose, CA</option></optgroup></select>

Free Downloadable Templates, Forms and Samples » Templates see it clearly Learn more Handmade Tissue Paper Flowers and Pompom Garland You'd think after making hundreds of these for my wedding, I'd be completely sick of them. But I can't help it, I love them so much! I'm a little sad that I didn't save a bouquet of paper flowers from my wedding, but I never thought I'd want to see them again. So I made some for home, only this time as a garland... Blogger Sketch Hello bloggers! Its the Forty-eighth edition of Blogger Sketch Sunday! This week's post features Weesha of Weesha's World whose blog is located in Dubai. 3 Reasons I love this blog: -Although fashion blogs are an open medium to fashionistas of all shapes and sizes, the internet like the media, is over saturated with unrealistic body types.

Buying La Mia Boutique Magazine worldwide – Sewing Princess La Mia Boutique is an Italian Sewing Patterns Magazine showcasing Italian designs and patterns. Like Burda, it comes out every month. Unlike Burda, the patterns are original designer patterns from renown Italian Brands. As it’s customary on many sewing magazines, patterns don’t include seam allowances. So if you wish to have Italian garments made by you in your wardrobe, that’s the way to go. Have a look at the magazine reviews I publish every month, to check out the patterns

How To Tie Dye Free Information Network ~ How To Tie Dye Lesson One: Rastaman on Black Tie Dye T-Shirt How To Tie Dye Lesson Two: Camouflage Peace Sign Tie Dye T-Shirt dip-dye lamp & pillow when summer rolls around, i try as hard as possible to freshen up the cave that is my apartment. while the darkness does help to keep rooms cool, the mood can get a little depressing if i don’t inject a jolt of summer here and there. if you have a plain fabric lampshade, pillow, or any scrap fabric lying around, then you can easily create a completely new set of home textiles that have a lovely airiness and fresh color. dip dye is a very easy process; you can adjust the color saturation in a snap by adding water or dye, and you just keep dipping until you like the results! it’s good to have a few scrap pieces of fabric around for color tests, and a nice outdoor spot or some tarp to work on (as you can probably guess, it can get a bit drippy). you can also mix dyes to make an amazing range of hues, so feel free to experiment. have fun! -kate CLICK HERE for the full how-to after the jump! cost: dye: $5-10 buckets:$5 time: 1-2 hours (including drying time)

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