Category Archives: Fabrics

I Have to Show You This Fabric

Check out this fabric that we just got from the atelier of the couturier on the Rue Cambon! This is so gorgeous. What you can’t really see well from the photograph is that the backing fabric is a deep, rich … Continue reading

Posted in Chanel Jacket, Fabrics

Of Course the Descriptions are Subjective

Deal. You know who you are. For everyone else? I try to make it fun for you and share my excitement. Enjoy! 🙂

Posted in Fabrics

Fashion’s Night Out Flash Sale on Shirtings at Gorgeous Fabrics!

Tonight is Fashion’s Night Out, a celebration of all that is fashion, all over the US, and elsewhere! And to mark this great fun time, we’re putting all our shirting fabrics on sale for 4 hours only tonight for 15% … Continue reading

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My Name is Earl

Image: CBC I don’t know if you’ve heard (snicker), but there’s a hurricane heading up the East Coast right now. Earl is already clouding up the skies over Boston, and the rains are supposed to start in earnest sometime late … Continue reading

Posted in Fabrics, Miscellaneous

New AMAZING Designer Fabrics at Gorgeous Fabrics!

Oh. My. God! You have to see the fabrics that just came in. From the Fall 2010 collections of Chanel, Akris, Malandrino and others. They are not to be missed. I was only able to get a very limited amount … Continue reading

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Working On…

Lots of stuff. This is the last weekend before the kids head back to school (Halleluia!!!!), so we’ve been out enjoying the last little bit of freedom before we all get back to work. I’ve cut out the muslin for … Continue reading

Posted in Colette Patterns, Fabrics

Material or Fabric?

Here’s a question for you. Do you refer to the “stuff” out of which you make garments as “material” or as “fabric”?  My mom always used to call it material. I’ve called it fabric at least since I moved away … Continue reading

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Three Hour Flash Sale at Gorgeous Fabrics Today!

I ♥ Flash Sales Do you know about our Flash Sales? They are three-hour long sales that put a specific group of fabrics on sale for fabulous prices! Well, today we’re running a flash sale on Velvets and lots of … Continue reading

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Anyone Seen My Mojo?

I have had absolutely no desire to sew this week. At all. My poor dress casts me forlorn glances when I walk by it, but to no avail. But the good news is that, after today I will only have … Continue reading

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Giveaway Drawing is Today!

Don’t forget to get your entry in if you want to take part in the fabric giveaway. My kids will pull three lucky names from the hat this afternoon. So if you want to be entered to win one of … Continue reading

Posted in Fabrics, Giveaway