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furoshiki:japanese gift wrapping

by Hannah

This holiday season wrap your gifts with something that doesn’t get thrown away!

For wrapping, you’ll need: 


-square piece of fabric. I used 36”x36”









Just In: Alison Glass batiks, rayon, voile and our holiday schedule

by Gina

There’s always this feeling of flying to the finish line in the month of December. We’ve been seeing a lot of you doing some not-quite-last-minute crafting and gift choosing. We have lots to choose from and are full of ideas and help! We will have a few days off around here coming up soon. We’ll be closed from Monday, December 22nd through December 25th. We’ll reopen on Friday the 26th. We’ll be closed for New Years and inventory on January 1st and 2nd, back to our regular schedule January 3rd.

Ok, on to the latest arrivals. I think the newest arrival I’m most excited about is the Alison Glass batik group. Its organic deisgn and soft hand make this collection impossible to pass by.

Cute animal prints from Michael MillerMore cute animals from Alexander HenryAubergine and indigo from Alexander HenryRecollection by Katarina Roccella for Art Gallery Fabricscotton voile and rayon from Cloud 9, Art Gallery and Westminster Fibers…So lovely!The three prints from the left are by Lisa Congdon for Cloud 9, sweet metallic accents, organic cotton, what’s not to love?

The middle two prints are drapey, smart prints from Art Gallery’s Recollection group.

The two bright prints on the right are super soft and fluid rayons by Joel Dewberry for Westminster Fibers.

See you soon!


book review:sew adorable 

by Hannah

Vanessa Mooncie has authored a beautiful book where all of the projects are worth sewing. The projects are diverse and it’s suitable for boys and girls. From shoes and butterfly wings to doll making, it offers a range of projects that are all worthwhile. The photography and styling are so well done that you could just have it as a coffee table book if you don’t quite have the time to sew. Enjoy some photos below. I had a hard time not including every single page. See you soon!