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05Mar

Oscars 2018 Inspiration

The awards season is a great time to get inspired for your special occasion event. Here are some looks from this year's Oscars that you can recreate.

05Feb

Sewing Inspiration from McCall Pattern Company

This video was posted on the McCall Pattern Company Youtube channel and we have many of these fabrics (or ones that would work well for these patterns) so we thought we would share it with you.

Here are the fabrics we have in-stock that we think would work great for these patterns:

 

Vogue 1572

29Jan

6 Different Ways to Finish a Seam Without a Serger (Part 3)

Here is part three of our 3 part series showing 6 different ways to finish a seam without a serger.
 
08Dec

6 Different Ways to Finish a Seam Without a Serger (Part 2)

Here is part two of our 3 part series showing 6 different ways to finish a seam without a serger. 
This video shows how to do a zig zag finish and a press and stitch finish. Please note for this video the measurements we were working with a seam allowance of 5/8”.
 
Zig Zig
29Nov

Three Seasonal Quilt Kits now available at Fabricana!

Quilt kits are a great tool for quilters looking for a quick project.  They’re also very helpful for beginner quilters who lack confidence in selecting fabrics by taking the guess work out of how the finished quilt will look.  Many quilters have requested that we carry more kits and we are listening!  Here is a selection of seasonal quilts available now at Fabricana.
 
 
25Oct

6 Different Ways to Finish a Seam Without a Serger (Part 1)

Here is part one of our 3 part series showing 6 different ways to finish a seam without a serger. 

This video shows how to do a French seam and a flat felled seam. Please note for this video the measurements we give are based on a 5/8" seam allowance. 

French Seam

03Oct

Hallowen Inspiration: Troll Hair Two Different Ways

Really Big Troll Hair
 
This was an idea I came across online and once I saw it I knew I just had to make it! The tutorial for how to construct the hair can be found at: https://www.fleecefun.com/big-troll-hair-diy-easy-to-make.html 
20Sep

Introducing 'Impwear' Laminated Cottons

Food-Safe Laminated Cotton Prints
 
The fabric you have been waiting for!
18Aug

3 Pencil Cases to Celebrate Back to School

Back to School is just around the corner. Here are 3 pencil case tutorials to inspire you for your next project. 
 
Simple Zippered Pencil Case
15Aug

Introducing Moda Cake Mixes

We are excited to introduce Moda Cake Mixes! Here is the video showing how to make Cake Mix # 2
 
What is a Moda Cake Mix?
 
09Aug

Novelty Fabric FAQ's

Q.  Do you carry licensed fabrics?
A.  The simple answer to this question is “Yes, we do!”  HOWEVER not every licensed fabric is available in Canada and not every licensing company produces fabric for purchase to the public.  
 
Q.  Do you have NHL fabrics?