Friday, October 28, 2011

Stitching in Style

Amy Butler's newest sewing project book Style Stitches-12 easy ways to 26 wonderful bags from Chronicle Books is now available at Buy Design Fabrics. Twelve basic patterns along with many variations to customize your designs to achieve 26 unique looks. Starting with very refined and styled shapes ranging from chic clutches and delicate wristlets to pretty, modern hobo bags. The projects have a keen attention to detail and  construction with easy-to-follow step-by-step directions. There is a comprehensive techniques section, lush and inspiring photography with plenty of details and a bound-in pocket filled with the patterns themselves. If you enjoy sewing up Amy's bag patterns, you'll find a great deal in this book to keep you busy.  Retails for $29.99.

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Saturday, October 15, 2011

Fresh Looks Through a New Eye...

Amy has taken many of her favorite sewing patterns and made them up into some of her newest fabric collections in order to provide inspiration for new creations. Here Amy illustrates the versatility of the ever popular Birdie Sling pattern by freshening it up a bit with the new look of her Lark and Organic Soul Blossoms fabrics. It's just a wonderful way to see her sewing patterns with the latest fabrics through a fresh eye. Visit to view Amy Butler's Fresh Looks Free Poster Downloads if interested in seeing more. Birdie Sling pattern is available for purchase, as always, at Buy Design Fabrics at the following link: