tag archives: blog hops

Sew Adorkable Blog Hop

Introducing Samarra Khaja’s new book, and a bunch of smiles.

Hello friends! It’s our day on the Sew Adorkable blog hop & book tour and we’re pumped! We really had no idea when we joined the tour that it would be such a blast. First, we picked our sewing project … TRAWRzers. (Isn’t it fun to say??) We like the TRAWRzers because they are so cozy, and because kids totally love them. Put a pair on and you can’t stop grinning. Or dancing. As Samarra says, “put some in rotation for a roaring good time!” (We totally agree!)

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Vintage Made Modern Blog Tour

Make this perfect purse using Amy Barickman’s lovely new fabrics.

We’re celebrating National Sewing Month in a big way – with Amy Barickman / Indygo Junction and the fabulous new fabric line: Vintage Made Modern Centennial Celebration. For starters, we’re today’s stop on Amy’s blog tour. We’re really happy with the purse we made using her fabrics – the only problem we had is choosing which prints to use! Check out our full sewing tutorial to see how it’s done, and for more details about the fabrics.

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Charleston by REVIVE Blog Tour

Fabulous Art Deco fabrics = stand-out fashion and accessories.

Wow. It’s always so rewarding to work with fabrics that inspire so many ideas, and the new Charleston collection from the Revive division of Timeless Treasures does just that. We’re so excited to participate in the blog tour – we love getting our hands on beautiful fabrics! When we spread the Charleston fabric out in our work room it immediately conjured images of exuberant style … the dresses, the hats, the bags! We were sold – a bag it would be.

Continue reading to see our Art Deco style evening bag sewing tutorial using Charleston fabric and a few clever Dritz® sewing supplies, such as bias tape makers and boning. There are also two great fabric giveaways, so keep reading and find out how to participate.

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black & white blog hop

Fabulous fabric for accessories {cuff bracelets + easy-sew napkins}.

Is there anything better than black & white for accessories? It’s a classic combination to wear, and it makes a strong statement in the home, too. We had a blast working with Jennifer Sampou’s new black & white fabrics and we’re super excited to be a part of her Insta Blog Hop to celebrate the new fabric collection. If you’re a new or beginning sewist, have no fear – these accessories really are achievable.

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