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Sewing Tutorial: Easy DIY Ribbon Belts

Fun to make & even more fun to wear.

Spring is around the corner, and with that comes the urge to add a splash of color to outfits. Want a simple way to do it? How about making an easy-sew DIY ribbon belt (or two)? These gems use the grosgrain ribbon of your choice, plus some key Dritz® belt hardware. Choose ribbon in bright stripes or bold solids, and finish them with fashion belt buckles and belt tips. Sturdy Dritz® polypro belting works behind the scenes to add strength and structure.

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New Dritz Sewing Supplies: Sew-on Toggles

Add dynamite DIY details to scarves, tops & wraps – easy to sew on, fun to wear.

Winter is packing a late punch, and we’re ready for it! Our brand new Dritz® sew-on toggles are awesome for adding personality to store-bought scarves and wraps. Not only do they look great, but they help to keep scarves perfectly in place, keeping you warm and toasty. Toggle fasteners are all the rage on the runway – we’ve seen them popping up on skirts, bags, tops and capes. Check them out!

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New Dritz Sewing Supplies: Pins, Snaps & More!

Brand new sewing goodies you need to know about.

It’s so much fun talking about new products! But it’s even more exciting to hear your reactions to them! We’ve been sharing information about our new Dritz® sewing items via our social media spaces this week, and your response has been super! We’ve got unique pins that are packed with function, storage tools to keep you organized, and fashion fasteners, too. Take a look!

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Quilting Tutorial: How to Use Dritz Paper Piecing Shapes

Three common basting methods and when to use them.

Paper piecing is addicting! It’s a fun and easy way to make small fabric shapes that are precise and perfectly shaped every time. You’ll use these fabric shapes in many quilting, sewing and craft applications. When using the new Dritz® paper piecing shapes, you’ve got some options when it comes to basting. In this blog post we outline three common methods: thread basting, glue basting, and liquid starch basting. Ready? 

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Personalized Laundry Bag

A monogrammed pocket makes our laundry bag special. 

Add some fun to laundry day with a tote that’s witty, personalized and functional. The Dritz® Clothing Care laundry bag is all of these things in one! The roomy laundry bag comes preprinted with a funny saying on one side, “Life is too short for dirty laundry.” Use this tutorial to add a functional monogrammed pocket to the other side. Laundry day isn’t exciting, but you may as well have fun with it!

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