Jen Hewett’s new book will have you block-printing in no time. This Month’s Sample Garments The Ariel Dress: A big thank you to Birch Organic Fabrics for the Yarn-dyed Chambray in Mineral! nani IRO Double Gauze from Miss Matatabi. Batik Rayon Challis from Fabric.com The Lou Jumpsuit A big thank you to Birch Organic Fabrics for the organic knit in Timber! The terracotta knit was purchased locally. For a similar knit, check out Birch Organic Fabrics. Seamwork members can save money on all the accessories in the Seamwork Shop, like this No Regrets tote. Makers Birch Organic Fabrics: After recognizing a lack of sustainable fabrics, Birch Organic Fabrics decided to take the lead! Don’t miss their interview in this month’s issue. Jen Hewett: Since you don’t want to miss Jen Hewett’s new book, also don’t skip reading her blog. It’s full of her art, reflections about being a maker, and helpful tutorials. BERNINA: Even if you don’t own a BERNINA (yet), be sure to check out their We All Sew Blog for tutorials and inspiration. The Unfinished Seamstress: Don’t miss Jo’s interview in this month’s Seamworkers Closet. For organic, environmentally-friendly fabric, check out Birch Organic Fabrics. Books Print, Pattern, Sew: Block-Printing Basics + Simple Sewing Projects: Jen Hewett’s new book is so inspiring! With 7 original patterns—including dresses, blouses, an apron, and espadrilles—Jen’s block-printing expertise shines on each page. She’ll walk you through the block-printing basics, help you design multi-color prints, and leave you ready to sew. Tutorials How to sew flat felled seams: We have a new step-by-step tutorial up in the Seamwork Resource Center this month! A guide to drawstrings: If you need help installing a drawstring in your jumpsuit, check out this tutorial. Sewing knits without a serger: This tutorial has everything you need to sew knits on your regular sewing machine.