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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 »

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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New Dritz Sewing Supplies: Straight Pins

Specialty pins for a variety of sewing, crafts & DIY endeavors.

New Dritz® straight pins are colorful and functional. A variety of specialty pin styles means there’s a perfect pin for whatever it is you want to do or make. General sewing? Why not try a pretty pearlized heart pin. Basic crafts? Petite pearlized pins are short, which makes them ideal for DIY floral design. Creating your own wall art? You’ll be surprised at what you can do with map pins. Who knew straight pins had so much personality?

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Floral Crafts: Easy to DIY with Dritz Elastic & Petite Pearlized Pins

Say “hello, spring” with some unique DIY floral arrangements.

With all this winter weather, it’s hard to believe that spring is right around the corner – but it is! And nothing says spring like fresh flowers – and lots of them. I love having fresh flowers in my home, and I’m constantly looking for clever ways to display them. I’m super excited about two of our new Dritz® products that are ideal for DIY floral arranging: our ruched elastic and petite pearlized pins. Let me show you how you can use these sewing supplies to give fresh flower arrangements extra punch.

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