September 26, 2007

Forever New Fabric Wash - 25% OFF SALE

We are having a "You've Got to Try It Sale" on our Forever New fabric wash. If you have never tried it, now is the time to do so.

All natural, safe for all your fine washables. Plus, it cleans better than any fabric wash we have ever seen! You'll love it.

On sale now, 25% off!

September 25, 2007

Smocking Sales & New Items

The Ultimate Yoke Dress by Ellen McCarn, a long time favorite smocking pattern, is on sale at 20% OFF!

We also have the NEW instructional Smocking with Martha Pullen DVD and the NEW Pleating with Martha Pullen and Dody Baker DVD, also on sale.

Smocking dots are back by popular demand. If you do not have a pleater, you can use Knott's Dots to gather your pleats.

Silk Dupioni Closeout Sale

Beautiful red and green plaid silk dupioni marked down 40% OFF! We only have a small amount remaining in stock so you'll need to hurry for this one.

NEW Narrow Swiss Edgings - Introductory Sale

These Swiss edgings look so sweet trimming the sleeves of baby and toddler's heirloom clothes. There's a cute one suitable for boys, only $1.68 a yard.

September 17, 2007

New Fabrics, Laces, Patterns & More

We came back from the market last week with lots of new heirloom sewing supplies for you! We have new silk dupioni in beautiful colors for your special occasion sewing. The blue ice color is gorgeous. We also think you will love the red and green gingham dot.

For those of you looking for black French lace, we now have it, plus black English Netting fabric.

This time we brought back some cobalt blue corduroy and blue chambray for boy's outfits. We also ordered some white corduroy that should arrive in a few weeks.

We have goodies from Martha Pullen, including her new Kent State Museum book and the two companion machine embroidery CD's. We also have her new "How To" DVD's that cover the subjects of pleating, smocking and heirloom sewing by serger. We believe these new DVD's will be a hit.

Creations By Michie has a new pattern called Classic Dress. There's a new book from Children's Corner called Ideas From Children's Corner.

We're working on getting these items, plus many more up on the website now. Carrington's Dropwaist Dress pattern from Ginger Snaps is up on the site, available for purchase.

September 7, 2007

New Pattern From Ginger Snaps

We have the new pattern by Nancy Coburn (Ginger Snaps) and we're sure you are going to love it!

Carrington's Dropwaist Dress is a versatile pattern with several variations. It's a sleeveless design, buttons up the back and can be worn as a dress or a jumper. The skirt can be either plain or ruffled. Multi-sized, includes sizes 4 - 8.

The green dress below is made with the plain variation, the blue has the ruffled skirt. We should have this pattern up on the Heirloom Sewing For Children website within a day or so, ready for purchase.