The Livia Rayon Collection offers beautiful prints in a light rayon fabric, matched with a Burda pattern and you have the perfect summer blouse! Sewing with Rayon only requires a few steps to ensure your garment turns out. First, be sure to pre-wash your fabric and dry it. Avoid shifting of fabric when cutting by using weights and a rotary cutter. When sewing use sharp small pins and needles as to only puncture small holes into the fabric. Press your seams gently and on a relatively low heat, high heat can leave marks and cause your fabric to shine. Lastly, because of the nature of rayon, it is best to hang your project before hemming it.
The Livia Scalloped Lace is bright, fun and perfect for making a swimsuit cover-up. This is a quick sew project that will have you ready for a day by the pool or a trip to the beach!
- 2m of fabric (measure your arm length elbow to elbow and double)
- 1 Corded Tassel for a front tie, 2 for slit ties.
- Sewing Machine
Summer is the perfect time for flowy and light fashion. The Mary polyester chiffon collection and Clara chiffon collections offer a wide variety of prints and solids in a light fabric, perfect for your summer sewing needs. Match it with a Burda Pattern and you are set to go!(more…)
Summer is just around the corner and now is the time to start thinking about your summer wardrobe! McCall’s 7812 has beautiful tops with long sleeves to protect you from the sun, make it out of lighter fabric to avoid the heat. McCall’s 7933 is a beautiful asymmetrical skirt that you can make a staple item or go bold and bright as a statement piece. McCall’s 7934 are fun, fresh bottoms. A cute jogger and a wide leg pant are on trend for this summer! Or keep it simple with a bermuda short.(more…)
Vogue is bursting with beautiful dress patterns for this summer and we have the perfect fabric matches! Whether you need upscale cruise wear or a tea dress for a wedding, Vogue has you covered.
Vogue 1627 is a beautiful flowing dress with a satin bow to pull it together. This look would be great on a beach or a cruise! Our Lana Cotton Silk prints are beautiful vibrant colors and they are so soft against the skin.
Be chic and trendy with Vogue 1546. The fitted halter bodice with open panel back is a gorgeous look. The fuller skirt offers you the comfort and movement to dance the night away! Worried about being hot, use our Marcie natural fabric with linen to keep the dress light and cool.
This tea length dress is such a classic look and perfect fit. Keep it simple but add an edge with a Pique fabric, with offers texture and dimension to the dress.
The open back trend lives on another season but it doesn’t have to be overstated. Keep it simple with this look. The bow adds to the feminine silhouette and fit of this dress. Keep it simple in black or change up the look with a burnt orange sueded look.