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Our favourite resources for sewing with double gauze!

We love cotton double gauze because it is floaty and soft, lending itself to both special garments and beautiful quilts. In recent years double gauze gone from something you can only find in highly-coveted Japanese fabric collections (perhaps you’ve heard the name Nani Iro?) to being produced by some of the biggest quilting fabric manufacturers in the […]
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Tips for sewing with double gauze

Double gauze used to be a little bit exotic and hard to get your hands on, but these days this gorgeous substrate is everywhere we look! Most of our favourite companies and designers are working with double gauze. If you’ve never worn double gauze you are seriously missing out – it’s like secret pyjamas. So […]
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Sewing wish list: October

Welcome back to my sewing wish list! Somehow I skipped September so here we are in October. Here are a few things I’m dreaming of making! At the moment, I’m all about comfort. Secret pyjamas. And real ones! So here we go. The first thing on my list is basically anything with this sweater knit. […]
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Survey time! Vignette by Aneela Hoey

Our friend Aneela Hoey has left Moda and landed at Cloud9, which appears to be the perfect home for her based on her gorgeous new collection! We may be a bit biased since we are big fans of both Aneela and Cloud9, so we’re hoping you’ll chime in about Aneela’s upcoming Vignette collection and let […]
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New Nani Iro has arrived in the shop

We have three gorgeous new Nani Iro double gauze fabrics in the shop. Perfect for dressmaking, blankets and special quilts and maybe even breezy curtains, I’m thinking! Have a look…
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Double gauze sewing inspiration

Double gauze is having a moment! This gorgeous fabric used to be pretty hard to find and was usually only offered by Japanese companies like Kokka (Nani Iro’s stunning double gauze collections from Kokka are probably the most well-known). But at last Quilt Market, double gauze was everywhere! The biggest news was Cotton + Steel‘s […]
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