Friday, June 3, 2016

New Stripes The fresh fabric trend

There is a fresh new trend this summer. The off the shoulder stripe dress. It has the feel of a deconstructed men's shirt and I love it! I have pulled together a pinterest board for inspiration, take a peek here.



Fancy having a go at your own? You could use my free Bardot top tutorial and lengthen it for a dress (I have done this in a gingham and it is amazing) Find the Free tutorial here.

Here is a selection of our fantastic striped fabrics, which one will you pick?

Luna stripe silk only £10 per metre lightweight pure silk in grey, highlighted with a vibrant coral and lilac stripe, amazing value.

Lines stretch cotton poplin £5 per metre Use this stretch poplin to add some volume and comfort to your dress.

Lulu linen and viscose mix £15 per metre The added viscose in this linen fabric gives it a beautiful soft handle and great drape.

Stripe chambray £9 per metre A classic chambray with a striped twist, a real modern classic.


Andi ponte roma jersey £16 per metre Fancy your dress a bit more body con? Then this thick jersey fabric is for you.



Happy sewing xxx

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