Refashioning: Upcycle a Basic Sweatshirt with Dritz Grommets & Eyelets

An edgy update to any top or sweatshirt can be yours in minutes.

From drab to fab is what we’re talking about! You agree? Check out this DIY sweatshirt refashion that gives a basic black sweatshirt new life as a pretty hip looking top. The combination of black and white Dritz® fashion grommets and gunmetal eyelets pops off of the sweatshirt and screams, “look at me!”. What a fantastic way to upcycle that blah sweatshirt we know you’ve got hiding somewhere in your closet!

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Beginner Sewing: Make an Incredibly Easy Fabric Book Mark

Ten minutes is all it takes. (Yes, we said 10 minutes.)

This project is easy. Period. You’ll use scrap fabric plus a few basic Dritz® sewing supplies to make these super cute bookmarks in just a few minutes. They are great for getting the feel of using the sewing machine, and they make creative gifts – so you can never have too many on hand.

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Inspiration: Tank Tops with Dritz Hardware & Double Gauze Fabric

This dynamic duo packs a fashionable punch.

Turns out, opposites really do attract. We paired some of our new Dritz® hardware with Embrace® double gauze fabrics to make three different tank tops. We used the same sewing pattern from BurdaStyle Magazine for all three, but we hacked it up a bit and added a variety of different fasteners to give each its own look. The result? Some pretty great looking tops! Each is unique, and boasts professional details, plus a perfect fit. Win, win, win!

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New Product Alert: Sewing Baskets

Your sewing tools love hanging out here.

When you’ve got a place to stay that is organized and looks great, what’s not to love? That’s how your sewing tools feel about Dritz® sewing baskets. Packed with function and good looks, these are some well rounded baskets! See what’s new!

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From Sew4Home: Make a Mesh Beach Bag

Super functional bags for summer fun.

Yes, these bags look fantastic. But the choice of mesh fabric is clinch. Not only does the mesh keep sand out, it lets air in, allowing suits and towels to dry quickly. In addition to the clever fabric choice, these great bags use stylish Dritz® hardware, and iron-on lettering for personalization. Check out the details, then head to Sew4Home™ for more inspiration and full instructions.

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