tag archives: suspenders

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 »

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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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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Christmas Sewing: 20 Easy DIY Gift Ideas

Cute gifts for kids, classmates, teachers & friends.

Here you go. A quick list of projects that won’t disappoint. They’re all easy to make, yet packed with thought and personality. Many are ideal if you’ve got some group gifts to give. And there are some really cute projects for the girls and boys on your list. ‘Tis the season for making, friends – ready to get started?

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Sewing Tutorial: Make a Pair of Elastic Suspenders

Too cool for school.

Here’s a bit of flair you’ll kids will love to wear – DIY suspenders! They’re easy to make, and look great, don’t you think? Your little guy or gal will dig these elastic suspenders (I mean, look at that smile!). Of course, they’re functional, too. There are many styles of Dritz elastic to choose from – solids and patterns. The vest and clip hardware provide the finishing touch. Have you got 30 minutes or so to spare? Let’s make some!

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