Posts in March 2011

How to cut bias strips

How to cut bias strips

When teaching my Throw Pillow with Cording and Invisible Zipper class, I use this quick and simple method for cutting bias strips.  

Win a private sewing party!

Win a private sewing party!

Our beloved shopping center, Inwood Village, has been hosting a wonderful Spring Break Recovery program, giving Inwood Village Facebook fans a chance to win great prizes from stores in the center. And TODAY, just by “liking” or commenting on the Inwood Village SB Recovery post,... [+]

Little Things to Sew

Little Things to Sew

I can remember meeting Liesl and Todd of Oliver + S at my very first quilt market in the spring of 2009 when CityCraft was but a glimmer in my eye. Since then our friendship has continued to grow, and I am so proud to... [+]

HOT FOR HOUNDSTOOTH

HOT FOR HOUNDSTOOTH

CityCrafters, sink your teeth into one of the hottest trends across fashion, interior design, (and now sewing thanks to the trend spotters at CityCraft, natch) right now: HOUNDSTOOTH. You name a major fashion house – Balenciaga, Salvatore Ferragamo – or accessories powerhouse like Kate Spade... [+]

CityCraft Teams Up with The DMA

Take a CityCraft class at the Dallas Museum of Art! We are very excited to announce that CityCraft is participating in the upcoming “Stickley Saturday” at the DMA by hosting an embroidery workshop exploring the basics of hand embroidery and the motifs of the Arts... [+]

Bundle of the Day: 34% off Jelly Roll & Book

Save 34% off list price with our featured Sugar Pop Jelly Roll and “Jelly Roll Quilts” book bundle! A CityCraft exclusive bundle, make a designer quilt using a jelly roll of one of Moda’s hottest recent collections, Sugar Pop by Lizzie Scott, and the essential... [+]

Habitat by Jay McCarroll

Habitat by Jay McCarroll

For your fabric enjoyment, check out the pieces that we selected to stock from Jay McCarroll’s new collection for Free Spirit: Habitat. We love that these fabrics lend themselves so well to fashion sewing. Can’t you just imagine City Planting Teal as a perfect-for-the-office, short-sleeved... [+]