We recently added a new durable, eco-friendly canvas fabric to our line, Eco Canvas! Made of 45% recycled content, Eco Canvas prints colors super vibrantly and is heavy duty enough for a wide variety of projects, just like this fun beach tote from Sara of Radiant Home Studio. Read on to learn how to sew this versatile carryall!
Spoonflower team member and independent designer Jamie Powell teaches us how to sew up a soft and stretchy jersey raglan tee using her own pattern and shares tips and techniques for sewing with our brand new Modern Jersey.
This great basic baseball style shirt is one of my favorite patterns, and I recently made myself one using the new Modern Jersey fabric from Spoonflower. I’m in love! This lightweight, super soft jersey fabric has just a touch of spandex stretch, making it perfect for tops, dresses, skirts… the list goes on. You can find the pattern here with printed instructions, but I'm going to share some extra tips for sewing this pattern with Modern Jersey.
Nothing says "I love you" like something handmade. These simple heart quilt blocks come together quickly and can be incorporated into any project you like!
This tutorial will tell you how to make one of these hearts blocks with a border. Pre-cut as many sets of fabric as you like and chain-piece to create a set of blocks in no time!
It's officially the Year of the Horse, and we're looking forward to a year of luck and good fortune. Take this weekend to channel your inner strength, focus, and unbridled passion for life by paying homage our animal of the year with these horse-inspired projects.
SEW this sweet pair of pillows for your bed or couch. What a perfect project for celebrating the friendship and love in your life– you could even give one away like a friendship bracelet…
CRAFT lovely lids for your jars, and keep your supplies organized and easily accessible. Not only is it easier to be creative when you have your tools at hand, but this way you can also make your "hoard" an artful display!
HAND-STITCH a lavendar sachet to keep your closets smelling fresh, and get a jump on your spring cleaning.
I know I'm personally looking forward to completing all of these crafts to the tune of the 30 Best Horse Songs of all time, so here's to a year of creativity and making!
With love and ponies,
Over the past few weeks fashion writer, designer and sewing instructor Jamie Lau has shown us how to take an idea and turn it into a textile design for a custom dress! Today we wrap up her series as she shares how to put the finishing touches on an A-line shift dress.