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Your sewing projects: Get inspired with our Creative room IV

fabrics summer sweat bomber

Here at Katia Fabrics there is a lot of excitement. We have already launched our third collection and every day there are more and more people who want to sew. In fact, on social networks we find new sewing projects made with our fabrics and sewing patterns every day. There is a lot of creativity out there, and it takes shape thanks to these special fabrics, a sewing machine and your personal touch. We present Creative room V, a platform where you can check out a selection of the sewing projects you have made over the past few months. You…

How to sew a Bucket Bag. See the video with step by step instructions

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This summer, sewing a Bucket Bag should be one of your needlework priorities. Why? Well, it’s very easy, it’s quick to make and you can choose your favourite fabrics. But best of all, it will be made by you. Are you ready to make an impact whilst strolling along the beach or enjoying some city tourism? With this step by step video tutorial you haven’t got an excuse. You can wear the bag over your shoulder or across the body, you choose. Furthermore, this model also has two inside pockets so you can easily locate your keys and mobile phone.…

Women’s sewing patterns for summer: Shirt dresses, oriental style blouses and much more

pleat woman dress

When the good weather arrives, all true sewing lovers get the urge to sew cool, comfortable women’s patterns, and better still if they are fashionable ones. Shirt dresses, oriental style blouses or smocks are our favourites. Therefore, we are going to give you a few ideas to unleash your imagination. So you can start thinking right now about the clothes you are going to make for your summer wardrobe. We recommend using poplin and jersey fabrics. However, not forgetting about the awesome novelty of the season; our lightweight denim fabric, with that special washed blue handle. Women’s sewing patterns for…

3 summer fabric trends for sewing kid’s clothing. Dresses, dungarees and onesies are this season’s favourites

girl dress in jersey

The good weather is just around the corner! And today we are going to show you the summer fabric trends and key garments that the little ones will be wearing throughout the new spring summer 2019 season. Furthermore, in our new collection there is no shortage of vibrant, joyful, and above all, fun colours. When it comes to children’s clothing, one priority to keep in mind is comfort, so kids can have fun and play comfortably. The coolest and most comfortable materials and textures in our fabric collections are the jerseys and the sweat fabrics, thanks to their elasticity. But…

Men also sew, and furthermore, they do it very well. Meet Toni Roviró and get to know his sewing story

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Men also sew, and furthermore, they do it very well. And to prove our point we want to present you to Toni Roviró, a young music teacher and sewing enthusiast. Toni takes part in our Family & Katia Fabrics section, and explains how important the family has been throughout his recent sewing adventure. We met him in person at the First Family & Katia Fabrics get together last March, and we can assure you that it is a total pleasure to see his seams and finished edges. Men also sew, by Toni Roviró Hi! My name is Toni Roviró from…

Denim: Choose this season’s most popular fabric to sew your garments

denim dress for girls

Denim garments are trendsetters in the fashion industry, both on and off the catwalks and also on social networks. Get a refreshingly new jeans look with our denim fabric which is available in 4 different print designs. Most adults and kids have at least one item of denim clothing in their wardrobe because denim goes with everything and everyone. All-in-ones, dungarees, dresses, skirts, shirts… denim conquers almost all the clothing and accessories in kid’s fashion, thanks to its natural 100% cotton content, coolness, versatility and transpiration properties. Furthermore, washed blue will be a big look for the summer holidays. Are…

7 backpack, bag, messenger bag and toiletry case patterns to sew using our most resistant fabric: Canvas

bag canvas lobsters

Backpacks, bags, messenger bags and toiletry cases: the key accessories for the spring/summer season. Furthermore, sew the ones you like best using our canvas fabrics. There are also 12 new cheerful and summery print designs to compliment your look. Canvas is our most resistant fabric. It is made from 100% cotton and weighs 215g/m2. In addition, it is a cool fabric with a lot of body, the perfect choice for accessory sewing projects like backpacks, bags, messenger bags or toiletry cases. In fact, you can effortlessly show off a new beach bag this summer using our patterns and their easy…

Discover the pastel trend in fabrics and baby patterns for the spring summer 2019 season

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Discover the pastel trend in fabrics and Katia Fabrics baby patterns for the spring summer 2019 season. Pastel tones of blue, pink and yellow are the key players in the Mini Wood, Little Indians and Ballet fabric collections. Additionally, small scale print illustrations make these fabrics the perfect choice for making delicate, cute baby garments. We have launched 12 new baby patterns, and furthermore, they are all made from natural cotton fabrics like our poplin and jersey. Pastel Trend SS19 You will find a huge variety of trends and print designs in our new spring summer 2019 fabric and sewing…

Learn how to sew a zipper. We show you how with these step by step toiletry bag instructions

We are continuing our sewing classes, and this time it’s the turn of a technique that you are going to use for a multitude of projects: how to sew a zipper. To make the class as useful as possible we are going to show you how to apply a zip whilst making a toiletry bag from scratch. With this technique you will be able to make toiletry bags, bags, backpacks and many other accessories that have a zipper fastening. Later on we will also show you how to insert other types of zips including inserted zips, invisible zips and zips…

First get together: Family & Katia Fabrics: A presentation of the new SS19 collection and sewing workshop

family & katia fabrics

Emotion, excitement, nerves and a lot of hard work behind our first “Family & Katia Fabrics” encounter. We presented the new SS19 collection and taught a beautiful tote bag sewing workshop. On the 23rd of March, which coincided with the International Patchwork Festival in Sitges, we spent a very entertaining morning. Surrounded by fabrics, seams and laughter. 11 guests, accompanied by their families, joined us and enjoyed taking part in a different kind of event full of creativity. On the table waiting for us were a number of beautiful handmade fabric bags. Made from our “MAGIC DREAM” poplin, which included…