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Just In: Shot cottons, Books, Pattern, Tulip Needles, & More!

by Adrianna

We have had quite the adventure rearranging the store, and figuring out new ways to display and arrange items. We got in a whole lot of new inventory, and downsized our store fixtures! That was a nice puzzle to figure out ;). So stop on in and check out all the leg room, and highly efficient and organized new layout.

As far as fabric goes this week we have several new items and replenishments of others. Just in on Wednesday we got in a fabulous order from Kaffe Fasset, Martha Negley, and Parson Gray.

We are now fully stocked on all shot cottons!:

Martha Negley didn’t fail to deliver, with her new line inspired by the seasons:

We are suckers for all things flamingo here, so we couldn’t pass up this mini collection:

New from Parson Gray, this collection is inspired by Shaman of the South West:

To get you in the mood for love, here is a new collection from Airmail by Comstocks for Moda:

A new book we got in is this gem from Karen Lewis on how to screen print your own fabric:

A fantastic notion that you wonderful customers highly suggested we carry are Tulip Needles, from Japan. These bad boys are a far surperior needle than the rest. They are made with the highest grade materials, don’t rust, and pierce fabric like butter. I definitely want some of these in my stocking this year!

Last but not least, we are glad to now be carrying these darling patterns by Christine Haynes. These patterns are inspired by vintage sewing patterns, but made for the modern day gal. I’m all for the Marianne if I may say so myself.

See you soon and enjoy the rain!

 

Just In: sock monkeys, stars and books

by Gina

We’ve been busy doing some redecorating around the store. We’re excited to be finding new ways of organizing many of our goodies to make shopping easier. Stop in soon and see what we’re up to! In the meantime, here are the latest arrivals:

Those well loved Moda sock monkeys, back in time for holiday PJs.

Simple stars, in great colors from Andover.

You may have noticed the uptick in posts lately. We’re working hard to offer up all sorts of gift ideas for the holiday season. Here’s a great option for those who don’t sew and have a crafter/ sewist on their gift list: books. We just received four new titles that offer a wide range of topics and approaches.

Essential Sewing by Tessa Evelegh includes projects for men, women, the home and more. It comes with a CD full of instruction for projects making sure you learn a very broad range of techniques.

The Beginner’s Guide to Dressmaking by Wendy Ward. Wendy’s designs will allow to supplement or create an entire wardrobe you’ll love to wear. Easy, stylish, and creative.

An example of Wendy Ward’s creative alterationsThe Little Spark: 30 Ways to Ignite Your Creativity, by Carrie Bloomston and Improvising Tradition by Alexandra Ledgerwood.

From “The Little Spark”From “The Little Spark”From “Improvising TraditionSee you soon!

Just In: Cotton + Steel, Thread Theory and more

by Gina

The remainder of our order of Cotton + Steel prints has arrived along with a great selection of other fun cotton prints:

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Kaffe Fassett and friendsAnd, we’re excited to say we have started carrying the well designed men’s clothing patterns from Thread Theory:

Hope to see you soon!