{ Happy Sewing } My First Attempt at Sewing Knits

Posted by on Jun 28, 2017 in { Happy Sewing }, Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic | 2 Comments

A quick post to show you my first tiny tentative efforts at sewing with knit fabric (I used FROLIC Big Love in Candy). For all you uninitiated soles out there, it was surprisingly simple & painless & oh-so-rewarding! I made these teeny-tiny baby leggings using this tutorial, a baby headband using this one, and a […]

A FROLIC Knit Dress by Craftstorming

Posted by on Jun 20, 2017 in Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic | No Comments

To round out the FROLIC Blog Tour (I have a few more things to share that I have created, but this is the last post from other wonderful makers out there), Laura of Craftstorming sewed this adorable Waterfall Raglan dress and co-ordinating hat for her cute daughter. Laura used FROLIC Knits, choosing Frolicking in both […]

Endless Summer Quilt by Agnes Wong

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic, Quilts | 2 Comments

My good friend, occasional running buddy and fellow Montreal Modern Quilt Guild member, Agnes Wong has made a fun Frolic quilt. This is a first for her on many fronts: – Her 1st medallion quilt. – Her 1st hourglass block quilt. – Her 1st quilt without grey in it (I tend to think of her […]

A Fun Frolic Project by Gingercake

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic | One Comment

Virginia of Gingercake has created something fun and unexpected with FROLIC… A beanbag chair! With a unique shape so it takes on a different character depending on which way it is turned, her daughters now have either a reading or a napping spot. Virginia chose to work with the sweet hedgehogs of Summer Portrait with […]

FROLIC Dresses by Thread Riding Hood

Posted by on Jun 6, 2017 in Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic | One Comment

Sherri of Thread Riding Hood always knows just what to sew to please her girls and to show off fabric patterns beautifully. She has hit a home run again this time with these lovely dresses. While a few weeks ago she shared a FROLIC Knit project, this time around she used the woven cottons to […]

A Frolic Knit Dress by LBG Studio

Posted by on Jun 1, 2017 in Blog, Fabric Collections, Frolic | No Comments

I, like many, have next to no experience sewing with knits (something I am determined to change). Vanessa of LBG Studios though, definitely knows her way around sewing with them, so I was thrilled that she was up for sewing something for one of her kids with the new FROLIC Knits. Her daughter, a lover […]

A Frolic Quilt by Shannon Fraser Designs

Posted by on May 30, 2017 in Blog, Frolic, Quilts | One Comment

I was thrilled earlier this year when fellow Montreal Modern Quilt Guild member and maker of beautiful quilts, Shannon Fraser said YES to making a quilt with FROLIC. Shannon’s clean design aesthetic can always be counted on in her work and she certainly didn’t disappoint with this stunner, Spring is in the Air. Choosing to […]

A Couple FROLIC Quilts From Quilt Market

Posted by on May 29, 2017 in Blog, Frolic, Quilt Market, Quilts, Tutorials | 4 Comments

I sat out Quilt Market this time around, but FROLIC was there in full force in the Michael Miller Fabrics booth. In preparation I made four quilts, two of which I am sharing with you today (and yes, you have access to the free instructions for both). The first is a baby quilt. Happy, young […]

Thread Riding Hood Sews Frolic Tees

Posted by on May 25, 2017 in Blog, Frolic | One Comment

The wonderful Canadian sewing blogger, Sherri of Thread Riding Hood is the second talented sewer to contribute a project to the FROLIC blog tour. Sherri whipped up these kid-friendly Banyan Tunics for her girls using FROLIC Knits. On her blog post she shares some great info on the quality of the fabrics as well as […]

Elegance & Elephants Sews Frolic!

Posted by on May 23, 2017 in Blog, Frolic | No Comments

As a countdown to FROLIC being shipped to stores in a few weeks, I promised it, so here goes… the first in a series of posts sharing lots of sewing inspiration with FROLIC! One of my very favourite Canadian children’s pattern designers, Heidi of Elegance & Elephants has created two lovely dresses with FROLIC. Firstly, […]