What Does Weight of Fabric Mean?

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Weight of fabric is the mass of a textile over a specific area — as in 2-D space, length-times-width area. In plain language, it’s how much one square yard or one square meter of fabric weighs when you drop it on a scale. Factors that impact fabric weight include: […]

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How Do I Choose a Knit Fabric?

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Knit garments are fun to wear — and sew, once you get the hang of working with stretch material. But, how do you choose a knit fabric that’s just right for your next T-shirt, dress, or activewear? […]

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Striped Cass T-Shirt and New Ginger Jeans

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Sewing friends, I’m a big-time outfit repeater. And by outfit repeater I mean repeat-outfit sewist. This here is another Cass T-shirt and pair of Ginger jeans. I wear this look with comfort and pride, alleged uncoolness of skinny jeans be damned. […]

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Is Rayon Better Than Cotton? Fabric Guide for Sewists

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Is rayon better than cotton? What is the difference between cotton and rayon? Have you ever been fabric shopping and muttered these questions to yourself? If yes, this article is for you, and all sewists who want to expand their fabric knowledge. Knowing more about these popular fashion fabrics will help you make smarter buying decisions! […]

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