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Holiday Mini Quilt Blocks Tutorial

Holiday Mini Quilt Blocks Tutorial

Created by: Kristi McDonough of Schnitzel & Boo

The holiday season is upon us! Every year it seems to sneak up just a little bit faster, doesn’t it? Every year, I say I’m going to make something festive for my house and every year I am too busy to do it. This year I decided was going to be different! I knew I had to make something small, something that could be accomplished in small increments, or all

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Designer Spotlight: Rae Ritchie

Designer Spotlight: Rae Ritchie

In today's Designer Spotlight, meet Dear Stella Designer Rae Ritchie!

About Rae Ritchie

In 2006, Rae Ritchie started out in the fashion industry, designing women’s and kids’ fashion accessories for major retailers. “It was creative,” she said, “but I most felt alive while creating prints and graphics for those products.” She was always drawing and painting on the side, so Rae decided to focus on fabric design and illustration for greeting cards, stationary, gifts and apparel.

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Rae lives with

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1 Fabric, 3 Ways: Telio Tencel Linen

1 Fabric, 3 Ways: Telio Tencel Linen

Created by: Self Assembly Required

I love the versatility of fabric. People will pick up the exact same materials and imagine completely different ways of using it. It’s amazing how much something can be made into so many diverse garments!

When fabric.com challenged me to using one fabric in three different ways, I leapt at the chance to put my imagination to the test and come up with three gorgeous items!

The fabric I chose was from Telio's

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Holiday Baking Apron Tutorial

Holiday Baking Apron Tutorial

Created by Elise & Emelie

Hey there, makers! It’s that time of year again where lots of creativity will take place whether it be cooking, sewing, drawing, or painting- activities that will require clean up afterwards! So why not protect your clothes and minimize the cleaning process by covering up with these full size cross back aprons? In this post we'll show you how to make two aprons, one in an adult size and one in a kid size!

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Tips for Sewing Corduroy Fabric + Jenny Overalls Project

Tips for Sewing Corduroy Fabric + Jenny Overalls Project

Hello everyone! Sara of The Sara Project here, and back with another fun post for you!

Let’s start off with a question: what is fall without corduroy? I’ve been seeing a lot of great corduroy garments popping up in the ready to wear world lately. I fell in love with a pair of gold cord overalls I came across at Madewell recently, and headed over to fabric.com to find a similar fabric to copy the look. Oh

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Rainbow Unicorn Costume Tutorial & Pattern

Rainbow Unicorn Costume Tutorial & Pattern

Halloween is just around the corner and it’s our favorite time of year. If you happen to have a little one who is dreaming of Trick-or-Treating as a unicorn, then today is your lucky day! Fabric.com is excited to offer tulle fabric by the bolt in every color of the rainbow!

Unicorn

We have just the pattern you need to make her dreams come true. It’s a Rainbow Unicorn Hood, Skirt, and Hooves that you can use to

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National Sewing Month 2018 Projects & Pattern Downloads

National Sewing Month 2018 Projects & Pattern Downloads

We celebrated National Sewing Month with lots of fun projects and free patterns for all of your upcoming DIYs, celebrations, and more!

Wee One Quilt Pattern

This adorable minky quilt pattern from Shannon Fabrics is super easy to make! These quilts are perfect for gifting for any shower or holiday.

Click here to download the free pattern.

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Perfect Dress Pattern

This gorgeous lace dress pattern will be the perfect addition to your fall wardrobe, and it pairs perfectly with lace

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Designer Spotlight: Maija Louekari of Marimekko

Designer Spotlight: Maija Louekari of Marimekko

In today's designer spotlight, meet Maija Loukari! Maija designs home decor fabrics for world famous brand Marimekko.

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Maia has designed many of Marimekko's most iconic prints, like this Rsymatto Cotton Black Fabric.

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About Marimekko

This Finnish broadcloth fabric features a crisp hand and bold prints that are perfect for mod apparel creations like crisp button-downs, lined dresses and skirts, bags, and lighter home decor uses like curtains, toss pillows, duvet covers, and more.

Marimekko's fabric quality is second to none.

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Picking the Perfect Upholstery Fabric

Picking the Perfect Upholstery Fabric

If you are new to the world of upholstery, choosing the right fabric may seem like an arduous process. With all the fabrics (not to mention the colors and designs) available, how do you choose the one which is right for you? Here is some information on various fabric to help you select the right fabric for your furniture.

Durability

If you are planning to upholster something that will experience everyday wear and tear, durability is important to consider. Upholstery

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Retro Camper Pixel Quilt

Retro Camper Pixel Quilt

Created by Flamingo Toes

Hi fabric.com readers! I'm so excited to have a new, fun Pixel quilt to share with you this summer! This Retro Camper Pixel Quilt is super easy to sew up and a great project even if you're a beginner quilter. Plus - who can resist retro campers?!

I've used Vintage Adventure fabrics for this quilt - this is my first fabric line with Riley Blake Designs and I'm excited with how it looks with this

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