What Do You Do With…Flannel?

Fall and colder weather will soon be upon us, and flannel is the perfect fabric to turn to for the warmest, coziest quilts! While flannel is a fairly common and well-known substrate, there’s still a lot of confusion and lack of knowledge about what flannel is and what projects are best.

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What Do You Do With…Cotton Lawn?

In the world of cotton fabrics, there’s several different substrates (fiber compositions and weaving structures) to choose from, with a mid-weight woven as the most common for prints. While this substrate is good for making quilts, it can be fun to switch things up with something different– like cotton lawn!

Let’s talk about what makes lawn special, what projects work best with lawn, and then learn some tips about how to make sewing with lawn a breeze.

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What Do You Do With…Blender Prints?

Welcome to a new series here on the Pink Castle Fabrics blog, “What Do I Do With…” which aims to help quilters and sewists learn about fabrics, substrates, notions, techniques, and more! Today, we start with a simple one: what do you do with blender prints? When a┬ámaterial lists for patterns recommend some of your fabric be blender prints,what does this mean?

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