Category Archives: Sewing

Where I Sew – Elizabeth Olwen

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I’m a Toronto-based surface pattern designer and would describe my work as delicate, romantic and modern with a hint of vintage. I’ve loved sewing since I was a girl so having my own fabric lines with Cloud9 has been a dream! My first line, Grey Abbey, came out last winter, and my next, Wildwood, ships…

Where I Sew – Luke Haynes

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LUKE Haynes makes works pulling from the histories of design and craft. Using quilting as a medium he creates art piece that travel the world pushing the boundaries of what the medium means to viewers. Luke’s Links: Website Where I Sew is a month long celebration of the spaces we create in. Leave a comment…

Where I Sew – StephC of Cake Patterns

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“StephC began obsessively twiddling with fibers as a child, to supplement her imagination.  After 23 years of sewing, teaching sewing, and working in costume/design shops, StephC launched Cake Patterns to address the needs of the 21st century sewist.  Cake is all about making the sewing simpler and more intuitive through using your measurements as the…

Where I Sew – Sara Lawson of Sew Sweetness

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I design bag patterns for my sewing pattern line, Sew Sweetness. My first book, ‘Big-City Bags’, was released in November 2013 by Martingale Publishing. I’m currently working on my second book. Recently I started designing fabric. My first line for Art Gallery Fabrics is called Jungle Ave., which is out now in shops. My blog…

Where I Sew Month – 2014

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Where we create can be just as much fun to plan, organize and dream about as What we plan to make there! This is the spirit behind Where I Sew month here on the Pink Chalk Studio blog. During July we’ll be taking a virtual tour and sharing a peek at the sewing spaces of…

Quilt Dreaming – Canvas by She Can Quilt

A new quilt pattern arrived this week and it’s fat quarter friendly! We all stopped to ponder the color possibilities for the quilt Canvas by She Can Quilt. The downloadable pattern includes sizes from a mug rug up to a king size quilt. Fabric requirements for a  46″ x 46″ baby size quilt are 8…

What goes with what? Kalinka by Julie Paschkis

  What solid fabrics coordinate with Kalinka by Julie Paschkis?   Michael Miller Cotton Couture Brick Michael Miller Cotton Couture Pumpkin Kona Cotton Butterscotch Kona Cotton Copen Michael Miller Cotton Couture Nite Kona Cotton Bonsai Kona Cotton Avocado   Happy sewing! ~Diana  

Robert Kaufman Railroad Denim Weights

We have a great selection of denim from Robert Kaufman in stock right now. The Railroad Denim is 100% cotton and available in several weights. The lighter the weight, the softer and more fluid the drape. Denim weight is figured per square yard of fabric. Easy peasy, right? 10 ounces of denim weighs 10 ounces…

What goes with what? Quill by Valori Wells

What solids coordinate with Quill from Valori Wells? Michael Miller Cotton Couture Straw Kona Cotton Orange Kona Cotton Tangerine Kona Cotton Paprika Kona Cotton Peony Kona Cotton Pomegranate Kona Cotton Chinese Red Kona Cotton Hibiscus Moda Bella Solids Silver Kona Cotton Artichoke Kona Cotton Peridot Moda Bella Solids Marine Michael Miller Cotton Couture Sky Kona…

6th Birthday Celebration – Chalkette Profile – Kathy

What I Sew: I swing back and forth between quilts and accessory projects like scarves, bags and small things like mini-wallets. I love mixing color and pattern to create something totally unique that makes me smile. Sewing gifts for others brings a lot of joy to my life. 6 Fun Things I Have Made:   Modern…