Tuesday, August 11, 2009

Fabrics for August 2009

Blueberry/White Eyelet
sku# C001
57"
100% Cotton
20.00
Designer-Maggy London
Finish the last days of summer with this gorgeous white blouse weight eyelet with blueberry ikat medallions. Each Medallion is 6.5" wide and 6.5" long. Make a Tory Burch inspired tunic to wear with blue jeans or white city shorts.

Sewl Mates
Denim (non stretch)
sku# C21120083
57"
100% Cotton
17.00


Construction in Progress
YKK invisible zipper #501
Gutermann thread #257
Buttons: Blue Pearl (4-hole) 9/16" $.40
Stardust (shank) 7/16" $.45

Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style 4/08 #130


Pattern Suggestion: Butterick 5218, 5390, McCalls 5804, 5878, Simplicity 2933, 3535, Vogue 1103, 8577

Sewing Tip: Use silk organza for interfacing.


White/White Stripe Shirting
sku# CE002
58"
98% Cotton 2% Elastine
18.00
Designer-Anne Klein
Everybody needs a great white shirt and this fabric fits the bill. This white with white stripe stretch jacquard is dress weight. It's best suited for a blouse worn on the outside.

Sewl Mates
Black/White Mini Houndstooth
sku# W11102063
60"
100% Worsted Wool
18.00


Construction in Progress
YKK Invisible Zipper #501
Gutermann thread #020
Buttons: Sunburst (shank on left) 7/8" $1.75
Dainty (shank on right) 7/16" $1.75


Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style 4/09 #104

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5186, 5300, McCalls 5138, 5145, Simplicity 2584, 2633, Vogue 2967, 8322

Sewing Tip: Be sure to interface any areas you want to topstitch.


Turquoise/Teal Stretch Pique
sku# CS003
42"
97% Cotton 3% Spandex
17.00
Designer-Maggy London

Geranium/Violet Stretch Pique
sku#CS004
42"
97% Cotton 3% Spandex
17.00
Designer-Maggy London
I love bold colors! They work for late summer and transition into fall. The colors are Turquoise/Teal/White and Geranium/Violet/White on a stretch pique. The print is a highly stylized floral and leaf. Make a fabulous pencil skirt, sheath dress or jacket.

Sewl Mates
White on White Stripe Shirting (see above)

Construction in Progress
Gutermann thread #744, #245
Buttons: Cheerios (4-hole) 7/8" $1.25,
Caribbean (tunnel shank) 3/4" $.85
YKK Invisible Zipper #538

YKK Invisible Zipper #820
Buttons: Gumdrop 1-1/8 $6.50
7/8" $6.00
Gutermann thread #914, #390


Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style 3/09 #104


Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5277, 5333, McCalls 5845, 5878, Simplicity 2588, 2636, Vogue 1025, 8184

Sewing Tip: Stabalize the zipper seam allowance with a 3/4" wide fusible interfacing.

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