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Stephen
Durham, NC
Printing custom fabric, wallpaper and gift wrap for the people.
Interests: technology, sewing, blogging, crafts, internet, fabric, crafters, custom fabric, printing fabric
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Today, we're delighted to share the launch of the Sew What Club, a brand new garment pattern subscription that delivers a fresh, exclusive sewing pattern to your inbox each month! You choose whether you'd like women's or children's patterns, and... Continue reading
Excited to install your new Spoonflower wallpaper but not quite sure where to start? Join the Spoonflower help team today as they show you a step-by-step process to installing both our Woven and Smooth wallpaper! Installing Woven Peel & Stick... Continue reading
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Here at Spoonflower HQ we're wrapping up our third week of 90+ degree days! While we're expecting a slight drop in temperatures over the weekend, you can find us recovering from the heat by staying inside where it's cool to... Continue reading
Hello Bootcampers! One of the most frequently asked questions we receive here at Spoonflower is about what type of software most designers use to create their surface patterns. While the industry standard is Photoshop, we love Photoshop Elements for its... Continue reading
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Around here, the pants with the drop crotch go by the name of Hammer pants, y'know, after the one and only M.C. If you're looking for comfortable loungewear that also looks good walking down the sidewalk, these are the ticket.... Continue reading
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ConKerr Cancer is a national organization that brightens the days of seriously ill children facing extended stays in the hospital by providing them with their own beautifully handmade pillowcases. We are delighted to host a ConKerr Cancer Pillowcase Sew-In in... Continue reading
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Freshen up your closet this week with these garment sewing patterns. We've rounded up five of our favorite apparel patterns that are sure to be weekly staples. Can't decide what fabric to use? No worries, we've included fabrics from the... Continue reading
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If you're in the midst of your spring cleaning and battling with the decision to part with your old, sentimental t-shirts, these unique and practical ideas + tutorials will help you cope! Upcycling is the process of converting waste products... Continue reading
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Here at Spoonflower HQ, we are lucky enough to live in an area surrounded by aspiring designers and astoundingly talented artists. Recently, North Carolina State University students put on their 14th annual Art2Wear Fashion Show, and Spoonflower was there to... Continue reading
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Happy Monday! With Memorial Day just around the corner, this is the time of year when we all start getting a bit of wanderlust. We're day-dreaming about a sandy breeze and indulging our urge to "make all the things" today... Continue reading
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The Siblings Together quilt drive is underway for this summer, and you are invited to help! Siblings Together is a UK-based organization that provides brothers and sisters separated by the foster system an opportunity for quality time together at camps... Continue reading
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This Sunday is Mother's Day! Whether you're honoring your mom, or your awesome dog-mom neighbor, or you simply enjoy communing with Mother Nature while watching your favorite animals play, these simple weekend DIYs make the perfect gift for the pet... Continue reading
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We are so inspired by changes in traditional manufacturing. Designbox in Raleigh, NC is an incubator for companies and brands that are changing the way we think about the products we use. They offer space, services, and opportunities for collaboration... Continue reading
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It's May, y'all! And that means Mother's Day is just around the corner. If you're an expert procrastinator like myself, you probably haven't even starting thinking about what you're going to give the most special lady in your life. If... Continue reading
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Start your week with a little home decor inspiration. We've rounded up a few fresh DIYs and fabrics or wallpapers for updating your space with a fun pop of pattern and color. Take a peek and tell us what DIY... Continue reading
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What better way to get ready for summer (and whittle away at your fabric stash) than to spend a spring weekend making your own summer shorts? Bike riding, gardening, and road trips aren't complete without a fun pair of shorts... Continue reading
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Get ready, get set, get crafty – for Earth Day! With all the birds singing and flowers blooming, we've compiled a handful of unique and thrifty projects to help you and your friends get into the sustainability spirit this spring.... Continue reading
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It's Friday, y'all! Some offices have a "Casual Friday," others have "Hawaiian Shirt Friday," but here at Spoonflower HQ we like to celebrate a little something known as "Cat Shirt Friday." We thought we'd take it one step further today... Continue reading
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Ah, spring--the perfect time to refresh, renew and create! We've rounded up 5 pretty springtime projects that you can finish this weekend! Illustrations with Embroidery | Nur Noch Fringed Wall Quilt Tutorial | The Design Studio Blog Woven Pillow DIY... Continue reading
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What are you making this spring? Nothing quite excites the crafty folks in our community like seeing a new work-in-progress or the finishing touches on your latest project! Here are a few of our favorite shares from social media using... Continue reading
The best way to reach us about this, or any other, issue is to email our help team: http://www.spoonflower.com/feedback/new
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Today, Spoonflower crew member Allie visits the blog to share how to create a simple handwritten design using Adobe Photoshop. A throw pillow is my go-to project when I'm looking to freshen up a space in my home with minimal... Continue reading
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We are pleased to announce that our friends at Carousel Designs have chosen “Sweet Dreams” by Grace Felizardo as the winner of last week’s Southwest Baby Bedding Contest. Grace is an incredibly talented artist hailing from California, and we are so thrilled that her beautiful art will be featured in a new baby bedding collection offered through BabyBedding.com. Continue reading
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Warning: this week's #Spoonflowered post contains cuteness overload! We've rounded up a handful of handmade goodness shared using the hashtag #Spoonflowered. Take a peek at our favorites and share your projects using #Spoonflowered! Ice cream cone dresses | Mari Mac... Continue reading
Our linen-cotton canvas is not waterproof and we do not offer lamination. You could try our Eco Canvas, however, which is not waterproof but would hold up better to moisture than the natural fiber fabrics.
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