Innovative Sewing And Crafting Ideas And Techniques
Sewing is a fun craft. It allows people to express their creativity while creating garments and decorations. There are a number of new trends in sewing and crafting that has made the process easier. Companies like Camelot Fabrics, Crystal Ninja, Green Sneakers and Simplicity have produced an array of new sewing and crafting techniques that are sure to excite hobbyists and allow them to crate fabulous projects without having to spend a great deal of money.
Ribbons are making a comeback. Companies are producing ribbons in a wide range of colors and designs that can add style to anything you sew. They make perfect hems and embellishments that can be used with clothing, window dressings or any other types of creations. One company has even created a custom printing machine which enables people to print personal ribbons with letters and designs which they can use of personal projects or for business. This innovative machine has opened up a whole new world for creative people who love to sew.
There is also a whole new range of bright and bold materials which people can use to make eye-catching clothing. There are fabrics and patterns being marketed by Barefoot Fabric and McCall that can be used to make cute coats and darling dresses for children and adults. They offer patterns which can be used to make bold designs and figure flattering dresses, skirts and tops.
Another innovation which is transforming sewing and craft making is fabric stamps. Made in an array of styles and colors, the stamps are perfect for making quilts or adding eye-popping looks to plain fabrics. For people who love quilts but lack the time or patience to sew unique designs into them, the fabric stamp is a godsend. They allow you to simply stamp your artistic design onto the fabric. It not only gives the quilted effect, once pressed the inked patterns are permanent.
Many people who love to sew find cutting intricate designs and patterns to be a challenge. A new innovation created by Brother, the sewing machine giant, offers a simple solution. It’s their new Scan n’ Cut machine. The machine enables you to create delicate letters and all manner of shapes without ever having to use a pair of scissors or fumble along with a razor blade.
These innovations promise to add a lot more fun to the process of sewing and creating stunning crafts.