Congratulations Mary Beth!
Pink Chalk Fabrics‘ new space-to-be looks gorgeous. Likewise for Lupine (from Bolt in Portland)’s new sewing lounge, Modern Domestic. Oh, and Heather Ross is teaching fabric design this summer in Portland too. Why oh why did I ever leave the Pacific Northwest?
Liberty of London will launch a collection at Target this spring. I might have to stalk the stores like I did for the Orla Kiely stuff …
Liesl of oliver+s will posting on BurdaStyle about fabric. “Topics will range from how to select appropriate cotton prints for your projects, to the different types of fabrics available for garment sewing, to how designers create a collection of printed fabrics.”
True up your fabric after applying interfacing, says Keyka Lou.
The Dos and Don’ts of fire retarding fabric, on the J&O Fabrics blog.
I loved this article on “Gear Acquisition Syndrome” on Unclutterer … not at all about fabric but oh so applicable to our craft.
And I’ll leave you today with a question: Do any of you U.S. fabric shops offer certificates of origin for int’l customers? A reader is having trouble with German bureaucracy.