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July 22, 2017


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Sewing and Crafts: Your reference to fabric related crafts & sewing

Welcome to the FabricLink's Reference Center for Sewing & Crafts. Find Guides on a variety of topics.

SWEATER & YARN RESOURCE
See examples and learn about knit constructions, knit fabrics and yarn.

HALLOWEEN COSTUME CLOSET
Halloween is around the corner. Time to start thinking about costumes for the kids...and yourself! Find costume ideas, easy hand-made costumes, patterns & costume Ideas from Velcro. Also, ready made Halloween costumes.

SPECIAL FEATURE
Making a "New" Wedding Dress
From a Thrift Store Garment

If you are handy with a needle and thread, shopping Thrift Stores for a slightly used wedding dress can be a great way to save a ton of money on what would normally be a very expensive investment.

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NEWS & VIEWS
How to do a Backstitch The backstitch for hand embroidery is a versatile stitch and is shown in a video tutorial. Read more…
Fast fashion: Rivers turning blue and 500,000 tons in landfill The author of Wardrobe Crisis, a book exploring fast fashion's impact on industry and the labour market, says that women are wearing a garment an average of on;y seven times before getting rid of it. Read more…
How to Sew a Fitted Sheet out of a Flat Sheet We seem to acquire an abundance of flat sheets but are usually hunting for a fitted one. There’s a fast and easy way to repurpose your flat sheets into a perfectly usable, lovely fitted sheet. Read more…
All About Sewing Machine Needles It’s amazing how a small as a needle can make such a huge impact on your sewing project! The right needle can create perfectly even and beautifully stitches. Read more…
Pillow Talk: 6 Ways to Style Decorative Bed Pillows The way you make your bed up can say a lot about your decor style. Here are six simple set ups you can copy at home in your own bedroom. Read more…
Quilt Borders Unlimited in Style It has nothing to do with first-time newbie’s just learning how to make a quilt. Everyone gives thought to the kind of border to use. Read more…
 


HANK'S SURPLUS TACTICAL ASSAULT 3 DAY BACKPACK
At only 4 pounds, Hank's Surplus packed a punch with its Assault 3 day Backpack. If it's an awesome assault pack you need, you’ll find it in the tactical Assault 3 Day Backpack. Made with super strong 500D CORDURA® Classic fabric, this bag is designed to endure anything and it comes with strong nylon webbing. For storage, this pack has three main compartments with two nylon mesh pockets and inside hydration pocket with drain port.
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WOMEN'S LONG SLEEVE CREW NECK
This women's long sleeve crew neck shirt is the ideal workout shirt for any activity. Dr. Cool uses a patented chemical-free cooling material designed by Coolcore to you comfortable, dry and cool for maximum performance. The moisture and sweat activated material delivers three distinct functions: wicking, moisture circulation, and regulated evaporation to reduce the fabric’s surface temperature by up to 30%.
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