Monday, January 10, 2011

New Fabrics For January 2011

Fireside
60"
Wool/Nylon/Acrylic
$25.00
This will keep you warn on all those cold days still to come!  Because of the raised yarns in 1/4" squares there is lots of texture in this wool blend.  The hand has a lovely drape-not stiff at all.  The colorway is black, cinnamon, paprika and saffron.  This fabric will work great as a jacket or coat.

Sewl Mate
Tomato Red Knit
58"
96% Cotton 4%Elastine
Was $17.00  Now $8.50

Construction in Progress
Button-Brick Dust  7/8"  $6.30
Gutermann thread  436, 570, 010
Rayon Lining-Burgundy

Sweet Inspiration


Burda Style Nov 2010 #133B

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5423, 5569, McCalls 5718, 5759, Simplicity 2311, 2285, Vogue 1023, 1200

Sewing Tip: Lining will make this fabric easier to put on and take off.

Caramel Silk Matka
57"
100% Silk
$20.00
Designer-Tuleh
Textured silk suiting that has the look of linen but without the wrinkles.  Perfect for jackets, skirts, pants or dresses.

Sewl Mate
Chambray Shirting
44"
65% Cotton 30% Nylon 5% Elastine
$13.00

Construction in Progress
Gutermann thread #520
Rayon Seam Binding-whiskey
Button: Fossil SG314058 $6.00, SG314032  $3.75

Sweet Inspiration


Burda Style Jan 2011 #135

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5402, 5453, McCalls 6042, 6278, Simplicity 2257, 2404, Vogue 1037, 8473

Sewing Tip: For an unlined garment, use a  Hong Kong seam finish.

Digitize
56"
100% Silk double georgette
$19.00
Designer-Tuleh


Sewl Mate
Caramel Silk Matka
(see above)

Construction  in Progress
Buttons: Gold Texture  5/8"  $.95
Toast  3/4"  $.75

Sweet Inspiration



Burda Style Nov 2010 #111

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5464, 5496, McCalls 6204, 6277, Simplicity 2248, 2307, Vogue 1195, 8683

Sewing Tip: Use a rotary cutter and tissue paper placed underneath the fabric when cutting out.

Honey Butter Super 100
60"
100% Wool
$25.00
This is another excellent quality super 100 wool from Italy.  The color us a beautiful shade of yellow perfect for spring.  For this quality and price you will want a dress, pants, jacket and skirt.

Sewl Mate
Graphite Grey Matte Jersey
60"
Cotton/Rayon/Lycra
$10.00

Construction in Progress
Rayon Lining-Candy Yellow
Interfacing-Armo Weft
Buttons: Gold Starfish 7/8" $1.85,  1-1/4" $2.00
Gold X  7/8"  $2.25

Sweet Inspiration




Burda Style Jan 2011 #139


Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5519, 5557, McCalls 5980, 6279, Simplicity 2256, 2263, Vogue 1092, 8664

Sewing Tip: Use a press cloth to prevent any surface shine.



Sku #VL2092
Honeysuckle and Coffee Bean Tweed
60"
Viscose/Linen
$19.00
Designer-Thakoon

Sewl Mate
Honey Butter Super 100
(see above)

Construction in Progress
Rayon Lining-Bark
Buttons: Tiger Stripes  1/2" $1.40, 11/16" $2.00
Knobs 1"  $3.50, 1-3/16" $4.50
YKK #503
Rayon Seam Binding-Daffodil
Gutermann # 820

Sweet Inspriation


Burda Style Nov 2010 #117C

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5351, 5521, McCalls 5927, 6286, Simplicity 2254, 2652, Vogue 1169, 8624

 Sewing Tip: Underline with fusible interfacing to garments that need to be stabilized.