Tag Archives: All Bags

Common Interfacings Used in (Swoon) Bags

The majority of questions I get are about interfacing so I wanted to take a moment and talk about the ones I use/recommend and why. All of these should be easily found in your fabric store, look for all the white bolts stacked together. I use all Pellon products, but feel free to substitute with […]

October Bag Swap

For those people that have a hard time sewing for themselves (me!)…there are swaps! Register today if you’d like to participate in the very first Paco Bean Bag Swap. Participants must be located in the US. BAG SWAP INFORMATION: Very Important: The swap officially begins October 1 and the deadline is October 28. You must […]

Handprinted Fabric

Blockprinting is my third love, after pattern drafting and mediocre coffee. There is something liberating about having a blank slate (ahem…fabric) and putting whatever you want on it, not being confined to the choices that exist (even as spectacular as some of them are). Anything I can do myself and do with my hands, I […]