tag archives: FOE

Inspiration: Make a Cozy Robe with Waffle Fabric and Dritz Grommets

Find a sewing pattern you love, then marry it with comfy fabric and special touches.

If you’re thinking about mom this week, and have a day that you can dedicate to gift making, check out this cozy robe.  With a favorite pattern, plus some clever choices when it comes to the fabric and special details, you can craft a one-of-a-kind gift that mom will really cherish. 

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Inspiration: Creative Uses for Dritz Elastics

PJ bottoms, doll clothes & accessories – oh my!

‘Tis the season for crafting with Dritz® elastics! There are a couple of elastic styles that are just perfect for the kinds of sewing projects you might be making right now. Elastic waist PJ bottoms for Christmas morning? Check. Fold-over elastic for doll clothes? Yes. Metallics for elastic-waist party skirts? You got it. Continue reading and learn more about the elastics you need for holiday sewing.

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Easy Crafts: Elastic Headbands & Bracelets

New Dritz® fold-over elastic prints make these even more fabulous.

Check out these new prints! We just launched 18 new styles of our popular Dritz® fold-over elastic. You’ll use colorful fold-over elastic to craft a variety of quick and easy accessories like hair ties and bracelets. Three styles feature reversible, no-slip designs that are perfect for making headbands that stay put. More choices = more fun!

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Sewing Tutorial: Festive 4th of July Napkins

Get the party started with bright & bold easy-sew napkins.

It’s always fun to punch up party decor with personalized touches, isn’t it? Make your 4th of July festivities special with these easy-sew napkins using some basic Dritz® sewing supplies and brightly colored Timeless Treasures fabrics. Celebrate the colors of the season by mixing and matching bold fabrics with a variety of Dritz® elastics – we’ve got ruched, fold-over and ruffled styles. So many ways to have fun this summer!

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Sewing Tutorial: How to Finish Edges with Fold-Over Elastic

Super easy & comfy with Cuddle.

There are certain products that just go hand in hand: Dritz® fold-over elastic and soft Cuddle fabrics are two of them! Today we’re going to show you how easy it is to finish the edges of Cuddle or fleece/plush fabrics with colorful fold-over elastic (also called FOE) using three different sewing methods. Use these easy techniques when making baby items (blankets & lovies), scarves and more.

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