tag archives: scarves & collars

Refashioning: Scarf to Poncho

A terrific transformation using Dritz® sew-on toggles.

Got some extra scarves in your stash? A few minutes is all it takes to make this poncho with punch. You’ll use Dritz® sew-on toggles as fasteners on the edge of the scarf, turning it into a stylish wrap that stays put. A cool refashion that is perfectly cozy to wear.

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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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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Peter Pan Collar

Rich & luxurious fabrics make this dynamite accessory!

And dynamite is right. Using a textural velvet or velveteen is the key to this project. So sophisticated. So savvy. You’ll learn how to use a Dritz needle board to iron the delicate fabric without compromising its texture. Sew one up today, and wear this lovely over the holidays!

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Crafting with Color: Fabric Dye Ideas and Inspiration

Yes, you DO have a choice when it comes to color.

Did you know that you can personalize crafts, sewing projects and home décor with DIY color? It’s easy! Fabric dyes give you the opportunity to customize the color element of many crafts and sewing projects. So let color become the focal point of your next creation. Here we’ll provide four easy ideas for crafting with fabric dye, and letting color be the star of your project!

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Family DIY: Easy Crafts for You and Yours

Keep kids creative this summer with fun crafts.

Are the kids in your house this summer driving you crazy? Do you need some inspiration to keep them occupied? Iron-on lettering lends itself to a variety of craft projects that you can do with or for your young ones.  Hands-on crafts are a way to keep family busy, and make some functional items while you’re at it. Let’s go!

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