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Formal Affair: Make a Fun Cummerbund & Bow Tie Set

You need: a favorite sewing pattern, great fabric, Dritz® belt and bow tie hardware.

‘Tis the season for all things formal! Take parties up a notch with accessories that are quirky and unique. Use our Dritz® belt and bow tie hardware sets with bold fabrics and your favorite sewing pattern to create stand-out pieces. Here are some tips for making formal attire packed with personality.     Continue reading »

Easy Crafts: Make a Personalized Wreath

Great for celebrating any season, occasion or holiday!

And just like that, spring is on its way! To celebrate the bit of sunshine that’s finally peeping out, we made this cheery spring wreath. It’s super easy to DIY, and can be personalized in so many ways! We used dyed Dritz® cheesecloth to wrap the foam wreath, and then customized it with a banner celebrating “March” and an assortment of colorful cover buttons. Make this yours by choosing favorite banner and button fabrics, a different color of dyed cheesecloth, and the message of your choice for the banner. See how!

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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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Undergarments for Prom, Weddings & Summer Dresses

No more fashion emergencies or wardrobe malfunctions!

Think that the sewing supplies department is an unlikely place to find a super selection of lingerie products like bra straps, cups and tapes? It may be – but it is in fact a great destination for a variety of undergarment solutions. With occasions like prom and warm-weather weddings on the horizon, be sure to plan your undergarments strategy ahead of time. You want to be comfortable and secure, right? Visit the sewing department and check out all the options that are available from Dritz® – you’ll be so glad you did!

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Sewing Tutorial: How to Make Bow Ties & Suspenders

Easy sewing for your dapper dude.

So, I’m a bit of a proud mom, but the bow ties and suspenders are pretty cute, too, right? I absolutely love the new Dritz® sewing supplies that make these accessories even easier to make. The new Dritz® bow tie set has the hardware you need to make adjustable ties. New suspender clips and slide adjusters provide more options for you when making suspenders (or straps for bags and totes). Fun stuff for spring occasions and celebrations!

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