Blackbird Fabrics Studio Tour!

Blackbird Fabrics Studio Tour!

At the beginning of April, I moved Blackbird from my home office to a proper studio space. The months between now and then have been an absolute blur. I want to show you the space, and take this oppor…
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It's here!

It's here!

The Love to Sew Podcast is here! Last week I told you that I am launching a podcast with my friend and sewing buddy Helen. Now I am here to tell you that you can listen to our first THREE e…
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Introducing the Love to Sew Podcast

Introducing the Love to Sew Podcast

I have such exciting news for you today. I can finally tell you about a project that I've been working on for the past couple of months with Helen of Helen's Closet: the Love to Sew Podca…
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Reeta Dress in Wildflower Viscose Poplin

Reeta Dress in Wildflower Viscose Poplin

When I first laid eyes on the Reeta Dress pattern by Named, I knew that I needed to sew it up in one of our viscose poplin prints. This floral print was just the ticket. My friend Helen…
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Ch-ch-ch-changes

Ch-ch-ch-changes

You may have noticed that things look a little bit different around here. The website just got a huge facelift, and the shop blog has moved to a new place. Do you like it?Since launching back in Septe…
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Big News

Big News

Hi, there! Guess what? This week I signed a lease on a new space for Blackbird Fabrics. That’s right – we’re moving! But first, let me back up a bit…You may not know this, but for the past 2.5 years,…
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Blackwood Cardigan in Ribbed Sweater Knit

Blackwood Cardigan in Ribbed Sweater Knit

Have you seen the new Blackwood Cardigan from Helen’s Closet? Last month I had the chance to test this pattern, and of course I paired it with a sweater knit from the shop. Here are the results…First…
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Winslow Culottes in Tencel Twill

Winslow Culottes in Tencel Twill

Hey there friends! I hope you guys are enjoying the first few official days of summer. It’s been a great month for new patterns, hasn’t it? I am totally smitten with Marigold, Penny, and Sophie. But t…
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Your Makes Vol. 4

Your Makes Vol. 4

Charlotte from Noble & Daughter made the most beautiful By Hand London Victoria Blazer in our popular floral viscose twill. Sadly this fabric is sold out (I know – I’m crying too). We sold a ton o…
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The Beginner's Guide to Fashion Fabrics

The Beginner's Guide to Fashion Fabrics

Over the past month, I’ve been working hard behind the scenes to prepare, write, and film a class with Skillshare. It’s all about fabric!If you’ve never heard of Skillshare, let me fill you in. I…
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Gift Certificates

Gift Certificates

Great news! We now have real life three dimensional gift certificates available in the shop. They are bee-yoo-ti-ful. There is no better gift for a seamstress than the gift of fabric! Our gift ce…
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Your Makes Vol. 3

Your Makes Vol. 3

It’s that time again! We get to admire all the lovely things you guys make with our fabrics. Here are some of my favourite makes from the past few months.Bianca from Fabricate made a lovely shirtdress…
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