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Mood DIY: Asymmetrical Midi Skirt


Huge, bold prints are one of my favorite things, year round. For spring though, I love transforming them into skirts.
Typically, I go for a more retro look when creating my own clothes, but I decided to modernize this midi a little bit with a long, asymmetrical hem. The print …

Mood DIY: Eco-Friendly Tote Bag


Happy Earth Day, Sewciety! To celebrate today, I decided to make a honeycomb tote bag with some of Mood’s eco-friendly fabrics!

My design called for 1/2 yard of Cloud Organic Cotton Twill, 3/4 yard of Beeswax Medium-Weight Linen, and 2 yards of 2″ black webbing. The …

Easy to Sew, Easy to Love

Hello! I’m Rochelle from Lucky Lucille, and today I’m super excited to share two of the most gratifying garments I’ve made in a long time. Though my original plan for these fabrics is the polar opposite of what I ended up with, everything worked out for the best. …

Mood DIY: Flower Cut-Out Pillow

I’ve always been a fan of fabric manipulation, but even the basic stuff seemed really intimidating. Still, I decided to play around with some simple smocking for a pillow, and I was surprised by how quick and easy it was. And the final result is absolutely beautiful!

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What are the Best and Worse Fabrics to Use When Making a Patchwork Quilt Project?

Being a textile designer, and having specialized in the development of quilting fabric collections, I have been asked often “What is the best and worse fabrics to use when making a patchwork quilt project”.  I have list them below, but first let me just say that quality and construction is paramount …

Dorm Room Tutorial Projects


Do you need dorm room inspiration to dress up your dorm room? These tutorials are simple and easy to follow, making your dorm room very unique! Save money on dorm room decorations with these at home DIY projects. Mood fabrics is home to an expansive amount of fabrications and …

DIY Dorm Decor

Get inspired by this collage to create the perfect decked out dorm room!
Use these fabrics to replicate this dorm room for a cozy and comfortable environment all semester long.

Above is an inspiration for a women’s dorm room. Use your imagination with creating your dream dorm room. Use a variety …

Get The Look ~ Posh Palazzo Pants

 
Palazzo pants are comfortable, breezy and perfect for the summer seasons.  Here at mood, we have a variety of jersey knit options that suit this pant design very well.  This tutorial is simple easy and fast, great for beginner sewers!


Items Needed:
2 yds fabric
1 yd: 1”

New Designer at Mood Fabrics: Steven Alan

Mood Fabrics is pleased to be carrying fabrics from designer Steven Alan, who’s known for his modern reinterpretation of classics. If you like “heritage-wear” pieces, you’ll want to check out these Steven Alan fabrics we’ve recently uploaded to MoodFabrics.com.
“The great thing about Steven Alan…is that his clothes feel

Finished: The Textured Bomber Jacket

My first sewing obsession of the new year was to make a bomber jacket. Every time I saw a  bomber jacket added to Net-a-Porter or read some fashion editorial about varsity jackets as the latest thing, I decided I had to make one for myself.
So, hmm, I knew I wanted …