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DIY Halloween Costume Guide

Still on the hunt for an easy yet memorable Halloween costume? Fashion Fabrics Club has got you covered! Check out our easy DIY costume guide.   Rosie the Riveter Channel your girl power this Halloween and dress up as the quintessential female empowerment icon: Rosie the Riveter. Pair a chambray button up with a pair […]

Free Patterns & Fabric Sale

Valentine’s Day may be over, but Fashion Fabrics Club Online is still spreading the love. 4 free patterns, with links to fabrics to bring them to life (that all happen to be on sale right now). Lovely, indeed. Fit & Flare Dress The all-so-flattering fit and flare dress hugs all the right places, offering a […]

Fleece Chic

Light but warm, fuzzy but not bulky, the perfect outerwear piece and under layer—fleece is the holy grail of winter fabrics. Check out 4 chic ways to rock the comfort of fleece with Fashion Fabrics Club’s breakdown. (Including a sewing pattern for a very cool pencil skirt.) Fleece-lined leggings Leggings are so comfy and easy, […]

Knits: The Accessories

Extend the life of fall favorites well into the cool, crisp winter months. Just bundle up with a few knitted accessories and you’re ready to battle the wintery elements. Check out Fashion Fabrics Club’s top knit picks for this season. The Beanie From slouchy to streamlined, there’s a beanie for any style. To maximize warmth, […]

Valentine’s Day: Five Fiery Dresses

No matter what your Valentine’s Day plans have in store, a killer, unforgettable getup is essential for setting the right precedent for a romantic evening. Whether you’re getting wined and dined by a new love interest, enjoying a romantic night at your favorite spot with your long-time valentine, or boycotting the entire scene and going […]

Sewing Patterns for Fall

As the warm weather of the summer months give way to cool autumn breezes, summer garb gets put in storage in favor of heavier-weighted and fuller-length garments. The good news is that there are plenty of sewing patterns for fall looks that are easy enough for even a sewing novice to tackle, and Fashion Fabrics […]

Summer Sewing Projects

Summer is great time to practice your sewing skills, fabrics are lightweight and manageable and there are plenty of simple patterns from summer dresses to shorts that even a novice could pull off. Here are some simple dress, shorts and skirt patterns that are perfect for summer and easy to execute along with easy-to-sew, yet […]

11 Feminine Designs

You’ll find soft and dreamy dresses for every day, from long sleeved bib styles to flirty tanks. Plus, look for simple tops and pants! These patterns are from the April 2011 issue of Burda Style magazines.   Fabrics from left to right: Champagne beige twilled satin; Black pink floral chiffon; Violet blue stretch satin; White floral chiffon. The look of this […]

Sophisticated to Cool Boucle Fabric

I used to work in design at St. John Knits—a brand where women’s suits were king. Or, queen, rather. Boucle fabric weaves, in particular, were a favorite of businesswomen all over the world. Now, when I see the nubby fabric, I think of ladylike skirtsuits and blazers with pretty gold buttons and precisely frayed edges. […]

Winter Project Idea: Fleece Fabric Scarves

If you’re stumped on what crafty/creative/sentimental presents to get your loved ones this holiday season, I’m pretty sure I have an awesome solution for you. Fleece fabric. It’s super cuddly, easy to work with and apropos for this time of year. While it’s simple to cut long strips out of a couple yards of fleece […]