Chiffon Fabric 9030

Chiffon Fabric 9030 Chiffon is a transparent, lightweight fabric that is plain-woven. It has a delicate and sheer quality with a soft finish. It is a popular fabric choice for bridal wear, evening wear and fashion garments. Chiffon is most commonly used in evening wear, especially as an overlay, for giving an elegant and floating … Continued

Sewing with delicate & stretch fabrics

Sewing Technical Guide Sewing with delicate & stretch fabrics – Essential tips for an easy sew Dealing with those ‘awkward’ fabrics It’s quite daunting knowing where to start when it comes to sewing with ‘difficult’ fabrics. In fact, it’s tempting to just not bother ever incorporating certain types of fabrics into your design which means you’ll … Continued

The Trend Guide

The latest fashion news Never miss a step with out trend guide We watch the catwalks and bring you the latest trends in fabrics, so that you don’t have to do the hard work!  We’ll let you know what’s up and coming in terms of the hottest colour trends, helping you stay ahead and informed. … Continued

Catwalk Trend Guide

Spring/Summer 2018 Ready to Wear – Alexander McQueen We love the latest collection from Alexander McQueen – it features lots of our favourite fabrics and the styles are truly feminine. Ruffles, frills, layers, lace, spots, tulle…just the sort of look we love! Pantone’s Colour of the year for 2017 It’s time to talk about the … Continued

Pantone’s Colour of the Year 2019

Pantone’s revolutionary new colour of the year for 2019 has been named ‘Living Coral’, or ‘Pantone 16-1546’- a gorgeous peachy orange shade. Pantone describes Living Coral as an “animating and life-affirming coral hue with a golden undertone that energises and enlivens with a softer edge”. The colour highlights how important coral is to sea-life and … Continued

Pantone Colour of the Year

Pantone Colour of the Year – Pantone pay tribute to a legend In 2017 Pantone created a standardised custom purple shade in honour of the international music icon, Prince. This colour was the perfect tribute to Prince’s contributions to music, art, fashion and culture. His signature colour was always purple and one of his most … Continued