The Daily Stitch


Modern cross stitch inspiration!

I am so in love with modern cross stitch. I’m talking about giant cross stitch. Wall art cross stitch. Cross stitch on furniture. Cross stitch on dishes. Cross stitch bombing in public places! I have seen so many rad ideas lately that I decided to create a pinboard and I wanted to share it with […]
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Project ideas for using your selvedges!

A conversation sparked by a photo of a cute robot selvedge on Instagram led me to seek out some ideas for using this bonus part of the fabric! A few clicks around Pinterest turned up some awesome ideas and helpful tutorials, so I rounded up a few faves in our new Projects for Selvedges pin […]
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Let’s put pom poms on stuff, okay?

I made a new pinboard! We love pom pom trim, or bobble trim, if you want to call it that, and I got a little sucked into Pinterest discovering creative ways to add poms to your projects. So let’s get inspired and put pom poms on stuff, okay?
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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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We love all solids quilts!

Did you know we carry all 300+ colours of Robert Kaufman Kona Cotton Solids? We love solids so much around here, I thought this week’s pinboard should be some all-solids quilt inspiration! There is so much to love about the simplicity of using all solids. It’s all about colour! Make it bright and energising or muted […]
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Japanese Selvedge Denim sewing inspiration

We took stock this week of a range of absolutely delicious and unique dressmaking fabrics, including a bolt of black Japanese Selvedge Denim! Selvedge denim refers to a unique type of selvedge that is made by means of using one continuous cross-yarn (the weft), which is passed back and forth through the vertical warp beams. It has […]
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