Tag: Amy Butler

What is voile and how do you sew with it?

Questions we get asked a lot in the office is what is voile? How do you pronounce it? And what can I sew with it? Here we want to tell you all about voile and why it is such a great fabric.   Let’s start with the pronunciation of voile. Is it vwal (rhyming with the…

What to Make with Violette by Amy Butler

Have you seen Amy Butler’s new fabric line, Violette? We love it and we thought we’d share some ideas with for what you can make with this stunning and versatile range. If you are wondering what to make with Violette by Amy Butler read on: the range lends itself to patchwork projects such as quilts,…

Amy Butler Violette Limited Edition Quilt Kits

The new Amy Butler Violette range is so gorgeous that I’m sure you’re looking for ways to bring these amazing prints into your home. Luckily, help is at hand! A cushion is all very well but what’s really going to have the wow factor is a quilt — and Amy has designed not one but…

This Week We’re Loving … Violette by Amy Butler

We love Amy Butler’s fabric designs and we know you do too. We are especially in love with her newest line, Violette, a collection of smudgy florals and art deco graphics with a French vibe. Amy says the designs were influenced by her visits to farmers’ markets and “the inherent natural beauty of the French…

The Kids Dressmaking Blog Hop with Lisa Lam

Lisa Lam’s adorable new children’s dress patterns are about to become available, so join us on our blog hop tour as we celebrate the release of the Dance with Me Dress and Happiness Halter Playsuit booklets! With reviews of the patterns, bloggers’ own dressmaking experiences, interviews with Lisa, and giveaways, this blog hop is the perfect way to…