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Meet the New Violette Field Threads Team!

Tuesday, Jun 30 - posted by Ericka

2015 has proven to be such a momentous year for us here at Violette Field Threads.  We've been diligently working behind the scenes, and we've accomplished many of the goals we've set for the year (and some surpassed). Introducing tjhe VFT Design Team


Our customers and fans are our number one priority, so we're so happy to finally share with you a project we've had brewing for months! Since the inception of Violette Field Threads in May 2011, Jessica and I have been the sole pattern designers.  We work together as a team to create each and every pattern that is currently offered in our shop. While we absolutely plan to continue our design work (at the same rate that we do now), we are also excited to expand our team of designers! This means additional designs available each...


$5.00 Friday Pattern Special - Kate PDF Pattern

Friday, Jun 26 - posted by Ericka

Our Fabric Love post this week renewed our love of the Kate PDF Sewing Pattern!  Kate has been in our portfolio for a couple of years now and we feel like it is time to give this special little pattern the attention it so deserves!

Kate Promo pic

The Kate pattern has always been an amazing value as it includes:

  • Dress or Top with an optional Scalloped Apron.
  • Shorts that pair perfectly with the Top.
  • Scalloped Handkerchief Headband.

The shorts and top are comfortable and cute summer pieces that your little girl will love!  The are perfect for play during these warm months. Kate moves seamlessly into the Back to School Fall season as well!  The Dress and Top are...


Fabric Love - Vintage Market by Riley Blake & A Giveaway!

Wednesday, Jun 24 - posted by Ericka

It is officially summer!  Summer is our favorite time of year because the kids are home, the days are long and filled with fun.  We also love fun summer novelty printed fabric and when we saw this line of fabric by Riley Blake, we just knew it had to be part of our Fabric Love blog series!  Vintage Market by Riley Blake evokes all the beauty of childhood summers and we think you will agree it is a fabric to love.

Fabric Love promo pic - Riley Blake Vintage Market

Riley Blake designer, Tasha Noel yet again knocked it out of the park with this adorable collection of novelty prints.  True to her style, Vintage marketplace is whimsical and fresh.  The vintage floral prints, strawberries, bicycles and border prints make this...


The Sophia Skirt - Free Pattern & Tutorial by Violette Field Threads

Sunday, May 31 - posted by Ericka

We absolutely love sewing skirts!  They are not one of those intimidating project that can last days, but rather they are fun and relaxing to sew.  Both of our girly girls love to wear skirts and if they have a lot of twirl....even better!  Today we have a free skirt tutorial: The Sophia Skirt!

Sophia Skirt Free Tutorial Sizes 2-10

The Sophia Skirt features a patchwork main body that is absolutely perfect for using up all those fat quarters and fabric scraps that we all have laying around our work rooms.  This adorable and easy skirt can make a big statement and will be a loved addition to your little ones wardrobe or your summer sewing line.

So lets get started!  First up is the supply list:

The Basics:

Violette Field Threads Patterns + Jo-Ann Fabric

Tuesday, May 26 - posted by Ericka

It is hard to keep a secret!  This is one we have been especially excited to share.  Are you ready??  We are proud to announce that 12 Violette Field Threads patterns are now being carried at Jo Ann Fabric Stores nationwide!!    We love shopping in our local Jo Ann Store because it is a one stop shop to pick up fabric, trims, notions and now our patterns!!

Lets keep the excitement going, how about a chance to win the full set of 12?!  We are giving away a full set to 3 readers!!  Keep reading to enter the contest below.

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Here are the titles that can be found in stores...