I’ve received a lovely bundle of fabrics that I ordered. There is literally nothing more exciting than opening fabric boxes for me. They are kitsch prints and I can’t wait to make them into something – if they go anywhere near my fabric cupboard ( excuse the mess ) they will get lost and I will find reasons not to use them … an addict you say ? :)
I had a realisation recently that I can now rustle up most things that I want to make without thinking about it too much first, which is really exciting and something I never imagined when I first plonked myself in front of the sewing machine or sat in my first fashion design class. That doesn’t mean to say that some projects are still really daunting but there’s always the unpicker if things go a bit awry – which definitely happens. Overcoming inserting zips was a momentous day – apparently I’m not on my own on that one. :) It’s fun designing items but it really helps to know how they are made too. In fact I would say it’s crucial !
I’d really love to know today what kind of fabrics you like to buy ? Also what kind of items would you like to see in my shop – homeware, clothing ? Are you a fabric addict too ? Leave me a comment under this post – it’d be much appreciated :)
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