It’s here! The fall/winter Nani Iro collection arrived just before this year’s Greater Boston Yarn Crawl. This is the perfect way to wrap up sundress season and welcome crisp fall weather: nine bolts of truly stunning double gauze! We’ll let the pictures speak for themselves and just say that you should really come see these…read more
We just got four soft, lovely bolts of cotton chambray from Robert Kaufman. This fabric needs to be felt to be believed; it’s lighter than denim without being sheer, perfect for spring and (dare I say it?!) summer tops and dresses.
Flannel Baby Quilt! I don’t know about you, but there are a ton of new babies in my life this year! The little guys are fun to craft for, which inspired Gift Guide idea #4: a flannel baby quilt! Here’s how: Choose 1 1/4 yards of your two favorite flannels. We’ve got cotton flannels in…read more
Bow Ties for you Dapper Dude! This is a sweet and simple idea for the guys on your gift list: bow ties! Use our voile or quilting cotton to stitch up a variety of bow ties in just the right shades, or one in the perfect print. There are many tutorials for this project, but…read more
We are excited to welcome NEW flannels in the shop: warm and cozy checks (shirts, fun pillows, skirts!), subtle houndstooth, bright foxes, elephants, turtles (perfect for kids pajamas!)…something for everyone and perfect for the season!
We’ve got new fabrics from Nani Iro and Cloud9 to get you through the last bit of summer sewing (and get you in the mood for fall sewing)! From Nani Iro, we’ve got sweet, painterly, super soft cottons. These really have to be seen in person; there are gorgeous, subtle moments in all the prints…read more
New books just in: We have a fresh shipment of last year’s favorite, Shufu To Seikatsu Sha’s Simple Modern Sewing. This is Japanese simplicity at it’s best full of deceptively simple yet elegant patterns. I’m still happily wearing the Boatneck Jumper I made from this book last summer, with its excellent tiny shoulder detail that…read more
More new fabrics are rolling in every day. Spring is for sewing and we have lots of offer, from Alabama Chanin knits to bright prints from Cloud 9, Art Gallery Fabrics and more. We are also now carrying MUSLIN and TWO kinds of interfacing and plain CANVAS. Yay, bring on the sewing!
We are so excited to out out all our new spring fabric bolts. There are 40+ new fabrics in the shop. We are so excited to welcome all of them and with it usher in spring sewing season.
A quick bit of fabric lovliness today! We got four bolts of quilting-weight cotton from Alexander Henry. I’ll let the pictures speak for themselves–mostly–and just say this: do you know anyone who doesn’t need a hot pink zebra pillow?