Fabric for Pirates :: January 2021 Reveal

Jan 15, 2021

AHHHHHHH.  I am SO EXCITED to get to reveal’s this month’s Fabric for Pirates shipment!!!

Judy and I were a little nervous about our pick, because it’s a print with a little bit of a wild side to it.  But we were also STOKED to send it out….because it’s freaking fabulous.  Our selection this month was a brushed waffle knit in leopard.  YAAAAAAAAS.

Want to know a little more about Fabric for Pirates?  So glad you asked!  Fabric for Pirates is a simple way to have some fabric fun!

Sign up! Receive! Sew!  We all love fabric, sewing and color… our goal is to deliver some amazing fabrics to you — of which you can turn around and make some amazing things for yourself, your loved ones, or your shop. Each month, you will receive 2-yards of knit fabrics (on varying bases) in the mail. Most of the time it will be a continuous 2-yard length, but we might surprise you with some coordinating prints from time to time too.

The Fabric for Pirates subscription price is $30 and includes shipping. Right now, we are keeping it to US delivery only, but we hope to open it up beyond that soon!

You’ll get a fun surprise goodie included that we think most sewist would love along with videos, tips, and inspiration on what your fabric could be! One last treat in your monthly subscription is an exclusive discount code for you to use on any P4P pattern. So if your new fabric is begging for a new pattern you’ll have a coupon code to use!  **Payments process on the 1st of every month.

 

It was quite comical to see my husband’s expression when he saw 800 yards of leopard fabric sitting in our house.  He and our kiddo think that I’m quite ridiculous with my love of leopard, so it kinda seemed like I fell off the deep end with the quantity of it being in our space.  Once they came down from their shock and realized that I wasn’t trying to hoard it all for myself, they were okay with it.  Ha!  My space was so fun and happy with all of this leopard goodness filling the shelves.

Brushed waffle is my newest love.  I’ve always loved a good waffle knit, but this base is scrumptious.  It’s SO. SOFT.  But it’s also super easy to work with, and can be turned into pretty much anything you’d like to make it.  Of course you’d typically lean toward a sweater or cardigan, but I took my fabric and made it into more of a basic tee.

Well, actually, I turned it into a Favorite Tee.

One of the options with the Favorite Tee is a split side hem with a high-low look to it.  I’ve been really into doing the whole “blogger tuck” or the “French tuck” with my tops lately, so I thought it’d be fun to do so with a split hem.  I actually made my front length the t-shirt length, and the back is at a tunic length, so mine is actually more dramatic than the pattern intends but I dig.  I think it was fun to mix up the hems that I’m typically wearing every day.

What do you think you would have made with your Fabric for Pirates shipment this month?  Tell me!  (Because I have more scraps laying around my house that just might need to be turned into another top!!)

Patterns: Favorite Tee by Patterns for Pirates
Fabric: Brushed Waffle Knit from January 2021’s Fabric for Pirates

Disclosure: As always, you’ll find some affiliate links scattered within my post, which means I receive a small amount of compensation if you end up purchasing something I’ve recommended.  Keep in mind that I link these companies and their products because of their quality and not because of the commission I receive from your purchases. The decision is yours, and whether or not you decide to buy something is completely up to you.  Purchasing from my links does not alter the pricing in any way for you, it simply helps feed my sewing, creating and blogging habits.  Thank you for your support!

0 Comments

Trackbacks/Pingbacks

  1. Fabric for Pirates :: September 2021 Reveal | Wild+Wanderful - […] and I have been excitedly waiting to be able to send out a camo print to everyone.  Just like…

Submit a Comment

Your email address will not be published.

Welcome to Wild+Wanderful!  I’m Katy.
Momma. Wife. West Virginian.
Designer. 
Dreamer. Coffee Consumer.
DIY-er. 
Craft Beer Enthusiast.
Purple Obsessor. Lover of Handmade.

MILDLY WILD. MOSTLY WANDERFUL.

LATEST FREEBIES

Poe’s BB-8 Sweater :: FREE Lego Star Wars Inspired Silhouette + Cricut Cut Files!

I have been OBSESSED with making this top for myself for over a year now.  The day has finally come and I'm now moving my obsession to the finished item.  I freaking love it so much. Maybe I should fill you in on why I'm so excited about this new top of...

Variant :: FREE Loki Alligator Inspired Silhouette + Cricut Cut Files!

If you haven't watched the Loki series on Disney+ yet, stop everything you're doing and binge away.  IT. IS. SO. GOOD. Seriously.  It serves up a lot of fanfare but also provides a lot of goodness for the less nerdy individuals out there.  Plus Tom...

The Moseyer Skirt | A New FREEBIE Wrap Skirt Pattern, by Wild + Wanderful!

I am overwhelmingly excited to share that I have *officially* released another pattern on this very website!!  Let me tell you all about The Moseyer Skirt, y'all!! This is a beginner pattern, featuring an adorable true-wrap style skirt, with a sweet little tulip hem...

The Voyager Skirt | A New FREEBIE Circle Skirt Pattern, by Wild + Wanderful!

So I did a thing.  And that thing was do a bunch of math and take the guess work and math out of circle skirts for you -- by releasing a FREE pattern: The Voyager Skirt!! Well....I released two patterns, because...

Granny Square Heart Drink Sweater | Free Crochet Pattern + Video Tutorial!

Whenever I'm in the mood to crochet something but want it to be a short and sweet project, I immediately start crocheting these granny square hearts.  I'm mildly obsessed with them..you have no idea how many heart squares I have in my "WIP" pile.  Whoops. I shared...

How to Open Digital Cut Files in Silhouette Studio (PLUS 4 Free Schitts Creek Downloads)

Happy New Year, ya Wild Bunch!  I thought I'd kick off 2021 with a little video tutorial AND a four-pack of free digital cut file downloads.  Not a bad way to party into the new year, am I right? I'm a huge fan of creating digital cut files for you, but...

RECENT POSTS

Fabric for Pirates :: May 2022 Reveal

It's the best kind of day because it's reveal day!  The 15th of each month means I get to share what I made with my monthly fabric shipment -- and watch all of the photos roll in from all of...

May the 4th:: 2022

Happy May the 4th, friends!  Next to Halloween, I think it's safe to say that this is my favorite holiday.  I mean.....everyone celebrating Star Wars in one unified front?  Sign me up! As per my usual antics, I made a new outfit for the day.  I know, I know.  I didn't...

Fabric for Pirates :: April 2022 Reveal

Happy reveal day!  I always look forward to the mid-way point each month so we can see what everyone has made with our fabric shipment! Here's what I created with mine: a [eafl id="252959"...

A Surreal Sewing Moment :: The Sugar Maple Skirt!

It's a pattern release day at Patterns for Pirates, y'all!  And this one is EXTRA SUPER DUPER SPECIAL because the pattern is mine!  It's my first ::official:: pattern launch under the P4P name and I am full of all the feels.  ALL of them.  I'm teary eyed, shaking,...

AFFILIATES