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Just in: Organic cotton, Oxford cloth, Outdoor fabric and more

by Gina

All sorts of summery things have arrived at the store! Here’s a quick run down. First off, some great outdoor fabrics:

Silky soft, rayon knits in classic stripes:

Sweet organic prints from Birch Fabrics and Cloud 9. First group is Happy Town by Emily Isabella for Birch Fabrics. The following pair of pics are of Rain Walk by Anna Graham of Noodlehead glory; last pic is canvas.

A spooooky skeleton group from Moda:

Lush velveteen and bold canvas from Robert Kaufman:

Also from Kaufman are three classic cotton oxford cloth in blue, white and black. Yippy!

Lastly, a punch of color with these cool, prism-y designs by Alison Glass. Happy sewing, and stay cool!

Just In: Kaufman linens, Nomad, maps and Skinny laMinx for Cloud 9!

by Gina

Lots and lots of fabrics have recently arrived, including the entire line from Skinny laMinx for Cloud 9 Fabrics. So, all organic cotton, both medium weight and canvas. Yippy. Great prints, great colors. Loving that grass green!

Fabulous new line from Urban Chicks for Moda, “Nomad.” More from Moda:

Very well done city map prints!

Some more whimsy from Tula Pink:

Lastly, we started to receive some great vintage inspired cotton lawns from Kaufman (didn’t make it into the photos) and some really neat new cottons, linens, and blends from Kaufman. A gauzey linen (below), a sturdy cotton linen canvas with a rustic look, and a really nice indigo linen. And, that well-loved chambray with the little colored speckles is back!

Happy spring sewing!

Just In: mud cloth, knit trim, Carolyn Friedlander and William Morris

by Gina

Some interesting things came through the door this past week. And, some equally as welcomed basics too!

Let’s start with the basics. We’re restocked with that great hemp/ organic cotton heavy weight stripe in indigo, red and brown. You can see the indigo version used in this great looking tote by Hannah. (It’s the widest stripe.) We also just got in a super cozy collection of solid flannels:

Our inventory is typically quite colorful and contemporary. That doesn’t mean we don’t appreciate a more subdue palette of William Morris reproductions:

And, some of Carolyn Friedlander’s new great group, Doe (top two prints are not part of the group):

These sweetly colored prints from Moda say Spring, for sure. Including the raindrops that usually mean spring around here:

We are very happy to get back in these gorgeous, unique, traditional African mud cloths:A shipment of trims arrived yesterday, including knit foldover trim, some super festive, sparkly ribbon and sweet, little polka dot, ruffle elastic.

Are you ready for some spring sewing? Come and see us, we’ll be sure you are!