Monday, August 23, 2010

New Fabrics for August 2010

Black/Ivory/Red Box Plaid
53"
97% Wool 3% Spandex
$18.00
This wool blend is on trend for Fall 2010 with the color combination of black/ivory/red (the red is a blue-red).  The hand is beefy but with a nice drape.  The plaid measures 2-1/4 by 2-5/8.  Perfect for office attire and classic sportswear.

Sewl Mates
Sku# S10126051
Red Silk Dupioni
52"
100% Silk
22.00
Black Crinkle
60"
100% Polyester
$17.00

Construction in Progress
Armo Weft Interfacing
Gutermann Thread 021, 430, 010
Buttons: Faux Black Leather  7/8"  $.80
Marbled Garnet  7/8"  $2.50
Rayon Hem Tape Bankers Grey
Rayon Lining Grey

Sweet Inspiration




Burda Style 07/2010 #127

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5459, 5534, McCalls 5936, 6038, Simplicity 2315, 2758, Vogue 8630, 8667

Sewing Tip: Use a single fold layout to accurately match the plaids.

Bankers Grey Menswear Wool
61"
100% Tropical Weight Wool
$18.00
This is gorgeous tropical weight wool from Italy.  The color is the darkest grey-one shade short of black.  Light weight with good drape, make pants, skirts, jackets or dresses.

Sewl Mate
(see above)

Construction in Progress
Rayon Lining Black
Rayon Hem Tape Black
Buttons: Black/Gold Paradise  1-1/8"  $2.75
Black Starfish  1-1/2"  $2.50

Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style 08/2010 # 107

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5259, 5535, McCalls 5537, 6162, Simplicity 2337, 2455, Vogue 1166, 8672

Sewing Tip:  Use a size 12 universal needle.

Mulberry/Bronze Brocade
48"
Rayon/Polyester/Acrylic
$23.00
Designer-Tuleh
This beautiful brocade from Tuleh would be a great addition to your wardrobe.  This is dress weight with a soft drape.  The brocade is woven with a matte sheen.  The colorway is mulberry (a greyed purple) and bronze.  Make a fun weekend jacket, a sheath dress for work or a lovely outfit for an evening out on the town.

Sewl Mate
Summer Brown Tropical Wool
60"
100% Wool
$18.00

Construction in Progress
Armo Weft Interfacing
Buttons: Gold Treble  2"  $3.50
Gold Toggle  1-1/2" $3.00
Ykk Invisible Zipper 867
Rayon Hem Tape Whiskey

Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style 08/2010 # 102B

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5427, 5453, McCalls 5186, 5759, Simplicity 2311, 2728, Vogue 1182, 8640

Sewing Tip:  Use the with nap layout.

Navy Wool
60"
100% Wool Super 100
$25.00
Classic Navy-Timeless Wool-Fabulous Price!  This is the excellent quality super 100 wool from Italy.  The color is a true navy.  For this quality and price you will want a dress, pants, jacket and skirts.


Sewl Mate
Ivory Silk Shantung
45"
100% Silk
$15.00

Construction in Progress
Rayon Lining Navy
Buttons: Pearl/Navy  1-1/16" $4.00
Navy Diamond Squared  1-1/16"  $3.75
Rayon Hem Tape Navy

Sweet Inspiration
Burda Style 08/2010 #108E

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5391, 5395, McCalls 5817, 6028, Simplicity 2446, 2868, Vogue 1063, 1123
Sewing Tip:  Be sure to use a press cloth while ironing to prevent any shine. 

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