Sunday, May 24, 2009

Last Fabrics for May 2009


60"
84% Cotton 8% Polyester 8% Metallic
25.00
Designer--Nicole Miller
Summertime has its formal moments, too. This glamorous cream and gold brocade will fit the social bill. Soft and pliable with closely spaced dots, this brocade is reversible. Wear it with burgundy, charcoal grey or dark brown accessories.


Sewl Mates
60"
100% Polyester Satin (victorian gold)
9.00


Construction in Progress
Rayon lining, Buttons-Pearl/Gold 1- 1/16" $16.00, Gold/Rhinestone 7/8" $6.50
5/8" $4.00, Gutermann thread #503, Ykk invisible zipper #S597


Sweet Inspiration




BWOF 3/09 #123A (dress), 122A (jacket)

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 4343, 5285, McCalls 3880, 5512, New Look6723, Simplicity 2588, Vogue 2607, 8446

Sewing Tip: Press with a dry iron and press cloth.


60"
100% Cotton denim
19.00
Designer-Ralph Lauren
This is a linen-look denim with no stretch. The cross hatch weave in black and white makes the denim look charcoal grey. Perfect for your new pair of custom fit jeans.

Sewl Mates
60"
100% Cotton knit
12.00


Construction in Progress
Coats thread #2, Gutermann thread #022, Buttons-Black/Gold 1- 1/8" $2.50. 11/16" $1.75, Silver 3/4" $1.00, Black jean zipper, Schmetz jean zipper


Sweet Inspirations



BWOF 1/09 #105A

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5335, 5353, McCalls 5818, 5894, Simplicity 2636, 2922, Vogue 1090, 1098

Sewing Tip: Armo Weft interfacing works great with denim.

61"
96% Polyester 4% Spandex
16.00
Designer--Anne Klein
This black and white matte jersey has a double border on both sides-6.5" in black and 2.75" in white on the right side and 4.5" in black and 2" in white on the left side. It has great crosswise stretch and less stretch lengthwise. Pick your favorite color to accessorize.


Sewl Mate
42"
97% Cotton 3% Spandex (black cotton sateen)
13.00


Construction in Progress
Sheer fusible tricot interfacing, Gutermann thread #020, Schmetz stretch needles


Sweet Inspiration


BWOF 4/08 #117


Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5349, 5352, McCalls 5434, 5706, Simplicity 2618, 2947, Vogue 1012, 8489


Sewing Tip: Use a walking foot to prevent skipped stitches.

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