Monday, July 04, 2011

The good and the bad

The bad: I learned my favourite fabric store in Toronto is closing (the Fabricland at Yonge & Bloor).

The good: Everything was going at 50% off until July 31st -- and the patterns 66% off!

I can't believe what I found. I could splurge on a few patterns I had my eye on for a while at a pretty decent price.


Karen's jacket is totally the inspiration for Simplicity 2443. I look forward to re-reading her posts before making it to learn from her experience.

This last one is the one I am most excited about. I've been dreaming about it ever since I saw this post. This is a really good design for pear-figures.

2 comments:

  1. I've had that last vogue pattern forever! I haven't touched it yet! Its definitely on the list for Autumn sewing! I'm trying to stashbust though and i'm not sure what fabric I could get away with. I would love that silk too!

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  2. I've made that darling Cythnia Rowling jacket....it was beautiful to put together. Looks like you picked up some great patterns, but how sad your store is closing!

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