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Twitter weaves Fabric, but will developers be drawn in?

To identity Twitter solely as a micro-blogging service could be to do it a disservice. The company wants to be much more to developers building mobile apps, and at its Flight conference on Wednesday it welcomed them in. 517 more words

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We are right back at the beginning of the 1950s and among, I think, some of the most inventive and influential patterns ever to have been produced. 116 more words


Freebie Friday #4 - Charm Squares

This week’s prize is a set of 100 charm squares (2 1/2″)

I recently participated in a swap and I have some extra sets!  The winner will receive two identical sets of 49 squares, plus a couple odd balls to reach the magic number of 100.   25 more words

Hemming Chiffon - Part 6

Carefully (and I do mean carefully) trim the fabric near the stitched fold 1/16 to 1/8 inch away from the stitching (making sure to cut below the desired hem, so that you cut off only the undesired fabric). 25 more words

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Shibori Shibori Shibori!

I have a new obsession: shibori, Japanese inidgo dyeing technique.

I’ve been thinking about trying this out for ages, with some vague idea of using the dyed fabric to reupholster our office chairs or armchair. 388 more words

Little man necktie

Little boys need little ties.

Since I was feeling like a real blogger just now I made a pattern for you (on Paint.) Notes: The pattern below is for a grown man’s tie, and needs to be shortened and thinned for a little boy. 210 more words


Little fabric pumpkins

I needed some decor. Thankfully I had some orange scraps.