Sewing Trends with Melanie
Don’t you love Melanie’s regular look at trends in the online sewing world?! We always find new tutorials to bookmark and new sites to visit. Melanie is so skilled at creating these gorgeous collections. Let us know what you’re sewing in the comments. Do you have any cute, new sundresses or pretty whole cloth quilts in the works? Share a link!
Let’s take a look at what everyone is making this month!
Floral Sundresses: Girls sundresses in big bright floral fabrics! Clockwise from top left: Marissa Dress in Crazy Love by sewretrochic, Little Flower Child Sundress (tutorial) by Designed by Dawn Nicole, Fields of Flowers Dress by mama says sew, Simple Easter Dress Tutorial by Mommy by Day Crafter by Night, Paganelli Pretty by simplybleu, Sweet Spring Sundress (tutorial) by Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom, Bowtie Halter Dress PDF sewing tutorial by Tenderfeet Stitches.
Grey and Aqua: A cool and tranquil combination. Clockwise from top left: Herringbone Baby Quilt by Teaginny Designs, HST Placemat by Needle and Spatula, Neutral and Not February Block by Annamal Quilts, Wonky Stars Baby Quilt by JenniferLGB.
Pretty Pincushions: We all need them– Why not make them fun? Clockwise from top left: Simple Patchwork Pincushion (tutorial) by Melissa Mortenson for Riley Blake, Simple and Sweet Strawberry Pincushions by nanaCompany, Triangular Log Cabin Pincusion (tutorial) by In Color Order, Giant Tomato Pincushion by Miss Make, Cathedral Window Pincushion (tutorial) by MyGo-Go Life for Moda Bake Shop.
Whole Cloth Quilts: They can be as easy or complicated as you’d like them to be! Clockwise from top left: Baby Bedding by Noodlehead, Patchwork… Without the Patchwork by Six White Horses, nani IRO pocho blanket by Insung from NAMOO, Whole Cloth Quilts: Botanical Pop by Leslie Unfinished, A Whole Cloth Baby Quilt by Film in the Fridge, Lap Quilt by make it perfect.
Fabric: Tone-on-tone neutrals in greys. Clockwise from top left: Composition Book Graphite from the School Days fabric collection designed by American Jane for Moda Fabrics, A Ghastlie Tapestry Gray from The Ghastlies collection by Alexander Henry, Snakeskin Gray from the Backyard Baby fabric collection by Patty Sloniger for Michael Miller Fabrics, Simple Dots Cloud from the A Walk in the Woods collection designed by Aneela Hoey for Moda Fabric, Starcomb Stones from the Curious Nature fabric collection designed by Parson Gray for Free Spirit Fabrics, Daisy’s Dates Graphite from the Reunion fabric collection by Sweetwater for Moda.
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