Fabric Focus

This selection of posts will help you to better understand different types of dressmaking fabrics, how to work with them and what to sew with them!

Laurens Top Tips for Sewing with Cotton Double Gauze

Get ideas and inspiration for how to sew with this fabric and what to make!

Summer Trouser/Pants sewing patterns and fabric combinations

Find out what woven fabrics are best suited for a pair of warmer weather trousers!

Fibremood Magazine Issue 22

Fabric round up and project inspiration

Fabrics and Patterns for Autumn/Winter Trousers

Plan your next trouser project with these new ideas!

Dressmaking projects for Autumn/Winter

with warm cosy fabric

Sew Your Own Party Wear Edit

Laurens round up of fancy fabrics to help make your festive season sparkle!

The Ultimate Guide to Linen Fabrics for Summer Sewing

Get sewing for summer with Laurens tips and inspiration!

Understanding Denim Fabric for Dressmaking

Part Three

Fabric and patterns for sewing kids clothes

Stretchy and jersey fabric edition

What to sew with Liberty fabric

A round up of all the different types of Liberty we stock and inspiration for what to make with them

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