Sunday, May 27, 2012

Fabric in the Spotlight:
Orange Alert

56"
100% Cotton Lawn
$16.00
Bright pick me up color combinations like white, soft peach and orange have summertime written all over it!  The tribal print has a 31-1/2" repeat and the motifs are 10-1/4" wide.  This cotton lawn would look great paired with navy, turquoise, khaki or fuchsia.  Make a tunic, gathered maxi skirt or beach cover-up.

Sewl Mate
White Cotton Stretch Faille
60"
97% Cotton
3% Spandex
$5.00

Construction in Progress
Schmetz Universal Size 9
Buttons: Shrimp 1/2" $.35
Tiger Lilies 1/2" $.15
Tangerine 5/8" $.15
Ykk zipper #518
Gutermann thread #020, 365,400

Sweet Inspiration


Burda Style 03/2012 #132B

Pattern Suggestions: Butterick 5615, 5756, McCalls 6119, 6552, Simplicity 1806, 2365, Vogue 1291, 8807 

Sewing Tip: Use cotton batiste, voile or self-fabric for interfacing.

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