Hey guess what?? The next tour co-hosted by Deb and myself is coming up sooooon! This time around we’re focusing on swim wear for the whole family. There are 20+ bloggers taking part who will be sharing all their swim awesomeness with you next week! Today I wanted to share with you the fabric shops that are sponsoring the tour. Some are offering discount codes and others will have gift certificates for you to win during the tour week. Keep reading to find out more!
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Boo! Designs is an Australian based company. They started out as a pattern company and then expanded to sell fabrics and notions.They have so many (so very many) fun knit fabrics like this gorgeous mermaid scales fabric. I NEED that fabric. They have donated a gift certificate for the giveaway. And for those of you who don’t live in Australia, shipping isn’t that bad! Flat rate international shipping for Boo Designs is just $10 this month.
There will be a $100(AUS) gift certificate up for grabs next week!!
Imagine Gnats has a diverse selection of fabric. From athletic wear to double gauze and swimwear of course, you’ll be able to find just about anything you want at a great price. I love love love the colours in this fabric. They are a US based company that started out as an Etsy shop selling hand-sewn items that then expanded into a popular blog until eventually selling fabric. Need some help deciding on the best fabric for your projects? She has some fabric guides including one about knit fabric here, and one about double gauze here.
She is offering 15% off her fabric shop good until the end of the June 2017. Use coupon code swimsuit15 at checkout! She will also be have $40 (US) gift card up for grabs next week!
Amy is a busy lady. Not only does she design multiple patterns per year for Peek-a-Boo Patterns she always runs a fabric shop and just recently opened a digital design shop selling cut files for use with a Cricut or Silhouette. There are many fun custom knit fabric on offer besides offering fabrics from designers like Riley Blake and Dear Stella. I love this new fabric panel she is selling, Be the Good*, but I especially love this Pineapple swim fabric*.
There will be a $20 (US) gift certificate (good for either fabric or patterns) up for grabs next week!
Gemia is the wonderful lady behind PhatQuarters. She is another amazing seamstress and also one of the designers for Petite Stitchery a PDF pattern company. She sells her fabric through her Etsy shop* with a focus on modern designer knits and wovens from designers such as Art Gallery, Cloud9 and Birch organics. These pretty double gauze fabrics* would make nice swim coverups:
PhatQuarters has donated a $25 (US) gift certificate for the giveaway.
Raspberry Creek Fabrics specializes in their own custom prints called CLUB fabrics as well as offering many of the popular designer fabrics. You will definitely find something here that you cannot find elsewhere. This shark and stingray boardshort fabric* is fantastic, I think I need to make some boardshorts for hubby! But besides their swim selection they also have so many other amazing designs in French terry and more. Definitely give them a look!
There will be offering a $50 (US) gift certificate up for grabs next week!
Tibeca is the blogger and fabric shop owner behind Sewing by Ti. She is a star sewing blogger who recently opened her own fabric shop! (She sews so quickly, in the time it takes me to sew one clothing item she’s probably sewn 10!) Her fabric shop focuses primarily on apparel knit fabrics. You’ll find great choices to use for swim coverups such as the crochet knit fabrics. She also runs her own month-long sewing tours with fun themes, you should check those out as well.
She has donated a $20 (US) gift certificate for the giveaway.
The Fabric Fairy has a HUGE selection of swim fabric as well as other stretch fabrics. They’re a US based company that ships all over the world. They offer domestic flat rate shipping within the US, and free shipping within the US above $125 (US). I’ve purchased from them in past and the shipping was pretty quick even coming to me all the way to Montreal, Canada. I’m in love with this pretty floral swim knit!
They are offering 10% off in their shop until the end of June 2017. Use the code luluceleste at checkout! They will also have a $30 (US) gift certificate up for grabs next week!
Water Tower Textiles is a Canadian online fabric retailer specializing in apparel fabrics. They offer flat rate shipping within Canada (which is fantastic!) and US customers can purchase a limited selection through their Etsy shop*. They have a large selection of swim and activewear fabric (including boardshort fabric) so you’re able to make swimsuits for the entire family! So, maybe you want to be a mermaid but sewing swim fabric not your thing? They even have the awesome scales fabric (in 5 colourways!) so you can make yourself some pretty mermaid leggings!
They will also have a $50 (Cdn) gift certificate up for grabs next week!
Don’t forget to come back next week to enter to win these amazing prizes!! Thanks so much to the fabric shops for donating prizes!
(Psst! Check back in a couple days to learn about the pattern designer sponsors!)