Creations from Fabric Scraps Part One

Those that sew know how many containers of scrap fabric are collected over time. There's no way to avoid having scraps after creating a project. Most of the time, we all can to save them for one reason or another. Sometimes, we just save them for a rainy day. Today, we offer a few ideas on how to use this fabric in Portland OR for gorgeous projects!

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Reasons to Learn to Sew!

Learning to sew is fun! It's also practical and educational. For those on the fence about whether or not you should take a sewing class, be sure to consider the following reasons why learning to sew will be beneficial for you. If you're looking for sewing classes to start, call our fabric shop in Portland!

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Should You Join a Sewing Class?

Why join a sewing class? For those who are just beginning to sew, joining a class  is a great way to learn. You might feel overwhelmed at first, that’s understandable. Especially if you are a beginner in sewing. However, having an instructor can help! And, being around a great deal of experience is a good way to become inspired.

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Fabric Manufacturers

We all love fabric in Portland. It’s our gateway to the hobby we love most; sewing! However, we rarely think about where our favorite materials come from. We never think about the manufacturers. Today, we’ve compiled a list of some of the most popular throughout the world. Some names you may recognize, others you may not! Either way, you’ll learn a little more about fabric and where they come from originally!

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Summer Wardrobe Essentials

The nice warm days of spring have been wonderful. However, summer heat is on its way. When this is the case, it's important to make sure you have exactly what you need with in your wardrobe so that you can build outfits according to essentials. Today, we are going to discuss some of the most basic parts of a summer wardrobe and how you can put together ensembles with each piece. Need help choosing fabric to make these pieces? Stop by the best Portland fabric shop!

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Fabric Information Part Two

Welcome back! We are here to talk more about fabric in Portland! Today we are going to list some of the types of fabric. We know that we've offered a similar list in the past, but this is something that is overwhelming and important. There are tons of fabric out there. Learning them all overnight is impossible. 

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