Have you ever seen a bold print fabric and thought ‘I love that, but what would I make?’
Well, we wanted to give you some sewing inspiration for those fun bold prints and larger fabric scraps that you may have in your stash…
DIY lampshades are a fabulous way of really adding some personality to your home furnishings. We bought a lampshade-making kit and used the Tiger Star print fabric which has such a luxe feel especially paired with my jazzy pineapple lamp base!
These kits are really easy to follow…fairly fiddly but oh sew worth it! (No sewing involved by the way…I just can’t resist a sewing pun!) You don’t need a thick fabric as you are sticking the fabric to a pre-cut plastic base so these lightweight cottons work perfectly.
Shop the Tiger Star Fabric here
Bucket hats are a huge trend this summer and obviously very necessary for keeping that hot summer sun from burning you!
The Sunny Faces fabric is so cute and works perfectly for a kid’s…or adults sun hat!
We used the free tutorial from Rosery Apparel and made the brim slightly smaller
We love this fried egg print, so fun and quirky and perfect for kitchen accessories.
We found a free tutorial for this lunch box on YouTube and this egg print works perfectly to give a modern and fun food-themed bag!
This fabric would also make some beautiful picnic napkins, oven gloves, and pot holders for your kitchen.
We hope this has given you some ideas and inspired you to make some cool accessories!
Which fabric is your favourite?