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Kalle Shirt in Fool's Paradise Cotton Poplin

Indiesew.com | Kalle Shirt in Fool's Paradise Fabric

The  Kalle Shirt and Shirtdress sewing pattern has long been a favorite in the sewing community. This button-up design with cuffed kimono-style sleeve is on-trend and easy to wear. When we were choosing designs for our Fool's Paradise fabrics , I knew that Kalle (view A) would look incredible in the structured Light Cotton Poplin . This fabric is light, yet crisp, and can be transformed in the . . .

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Rachael Playsuit in Fool's Paradise Poly Crepe

Indiesew.com | Rachael Playsuit in Fool's Paradise Poly Crepe

It's been a big week here at Indiesew! On Tuesday we launched our collaboration with  Dan Lehman and Spoonflower . Four exclusive new fabrics hit the shop with a carnivorous plant motif. That's right folks, we printed insect-eating plants on fabric. It's so dang good. Check out  Spoonflower's Insider Look to learn more about how Dan and I met and how this print evolved. For the next few weeks, . . .

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Introducing the Indiesew x Dan Lehman Collaboration!

Indiesew | Dan Lehman x Spoonflower Collaboration

Today is a special day at Indiesew, as we launch a new-to-us type of partnership! For the past several months we've been working behind the scenes on a big collaboration with Boulder-based artist, Dan Lehman , and the on-demand, custom printing company Spoonflower . This collaboration is a departure from our normal offering. It's unique in every sense of the word. But when Dan told me he wanted . . .

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Top Five Cozy Pullover Sewing Patterns for Fall

This week in Colorado we abruptly transitioned from a very hot summer to winter weather in the span of about 24 hours. As snow fell from the sky yesterday morning, I realized that it's time to pull out the cozy  knit pullovers and work them into my wardrobe once again. As I pulled on my  Toaster Sweater #1 (seen above) this morning, I realized that we've never done a roundup post of our favorite . . .

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Fabric Batch #016: Sketch

Indiesew Fabric | Batch #016: Sketch

When we sent out our 2017 Customer Survey  there were a few surprising (to me) requests that trended from this community. One of those? Many of you asked for more high-contrast black and white fabrics. It's not typically a color palette I'm drawn to, but after sourcing our sixteenth fabric batch, I now see what all the fuss is about. Black and white motifs are strong; they make a statement. And . . .

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