Mad For Fabric - DIY Fabric Covered Mini Notebook

DIY Fabric Covered Mini Notebook Tutorial

I love these Liberty covered notebooks I saw on the Alice Caroline blog but it was just too costly to ship a notebook all the way from the UK.   Today’s post is a tutorial on how to make your own DIY fabric covered mini notebook. I decided to make my version smaller because I want to carry it around to…

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Mad For Fabric - Liberty Applique Drawstring Bag

Liberty Applique Drawstring Gift Bag

This year I decided to be more eco-friendly in my gift wrapping so I sewed a drawstring gift bag using fabric scraps left over from other projects. Of course, I couldn’t resist adding a Liberty patchwork applique tree to the front for decoration. You can also see my other fabric scrap projects here. The bag is reversible so when it’s…

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Mad For Fabric - DIY Liberty Patchwork Infinity Scarf

DIY Liberty Patchwork Infinity Scarf

The chilly weather lately inspired this Liberty London patchwork infinity scarf. Since the scarf goes around your neck, I suggest you use scraps that are soft like cotton lawn, voile, knits, fleece, or double gauze to prevent it from being too abrasive. For one side of my scarf I used Liberty London lawn and for the other I used a…

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I Love Liberty Print Book 2014 Cover

I Love Liberty Print Book

I was browsing my local Kinokuniya bookstore and came across this I Love Liberty Print Book printed in Japan. If you don’t have a store near you, the Kinokuniya US website has this book in stock. The book comes with patterns and a canvas fabric fat quarter of Small Susanna displayed on the cover. I love the variety of projects.…

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Robert Kaufman London Calling ( left ) Lennox Gardens ( right )

Cotton Lawn and Voile Source Guide

I’ve raved about Liberty London cotton lawn but it is pricey so today I want to discuss more affordable fabric options. For the Liberty London lawn lovers, see my Liberty London Source Guide here and my Liberty fabric projects here. Cotton Lawn Robert Kaufman London Calling – This collection of cotton lawn prints ranges from $10-$13 a yard. The red…

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Mad For Fabric - DIY Liberty London Patchwork Tote

DIY Liberty London Patchwork Tote Bag

I’ve been wanting a lightweight tote bag to carry around when I run errands so being the sewist that I am I decided to make one rather than buy one. I used my beloved Liberty London scraps for my patchwork tote bag but you can use any fabric scraps you have on hand. Also check out out my other fabric…

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