You MUST join our new GIVEAWAY! Win your favorite item from our shop!!

You simply have to join our new giveaway! It’s your chance to win your favorite from our shop!!

Here’s how you can participate:

– Go to our super kawaii shop, and find your favorite product. Copy the link of that product (the URL) and then come back to THIS blog post. Leave a comment with the link pasted in. That’s it!

Just make sure to leave your email address when you’re commenting, as we will contact the winner by email. This giveaway ends on Nov 12 at 9am HK time. It’s open WORLDWIDE!

So what would you like to win? Kawaii ribbons? How about adorable sewing notions? Whatever you choose, we wish you good luck!!

 

Join our giveaway! You might win your favorite product from our shop!

Join our giveaway! You might win your favorite product from our shop!

Halloween bag FREE sewing pattern!

Halloween is getting closer and closer, do you already feel the excitement in the air, wherever you live?  Most kids have been expecting it for weeks now because they really love it, and so do we at modeS4u! 

This is a perfect season to try your hand at easy sewing projects, whether costume accessories, simple decoration items, or the absolutely essential Halloween goodies bag!  Even if you are a beginner, this free sewing pattern will make things easy for you. 

This Halloween bag uses some terrific Robert Kaufman fabrics, and we include some more below to help you feel inspired.  Of course, you can make many different kawaii bags with this project: lovely fabric bags are always useful to pack or carry small things around, and this free pattern is particularly cute!

Remember we love to see our customers’ creations, so do send us pictures of your awesome goodies bag if you decide to give it a go!

You can make your own Halloween bag!

You can make your own Halloween bag!

black mini cat fabric by Robert Kaufman

black mini cat fabric by Robert Kaufman

cat animal black Robert Kaufman white fabric Sevenberry Mini Prints

cat animal black Robert Kaufman white fabric Sevenberry Mini Prints

white Robert Kaufman grey black cat fabric Sevenberry Mini Prints

white Robert Kaufman grey black cat fabric Sevenberry Mini Prints

navy blue Robert Kaufman mini red star fabric Sevenberry Classiques

navy blue Robert Kaufman mini red star fabric Sevenberry Classiques

Spot On mini dot black Robert Kaufman dark blue fabric

Spot On mini dot black Robert Kaufman dark blue fabric

black Alexander Henry fabric roses and beige skulls

black Alexander Henry fabric roses and beige skulls

black skull fabric by Michael Miller owl bat

black skull fabric by Michael Miller owl bat

skull heavy oxford fabric black Skullduggery Alexander Henry

skull heavy oxford fabric black Skullduggery Alexander Henry

black pumpkin Halloween fabric Alexander Henry Jack O'Lantern JR

black pumpkin Halloween fabric Alexander Henry Jack O’Lantern JR

colorful stripe vampire witch skeleton fabric Happy Haunting

colorful stripe vampire witch skeleton fabric Happy Haunting

EXCLUSIVE Michael Miller fabric SALE starts now!

Our NEW AND EXCLUSIVE Michael Miller fabric sale starts NOW! Here’s your chance to snap up STUNNING designer fabrics at amazing discount prices! Be quick! Stock is SUPER LIMITED! Once these fabrics are sold out, they won’t be restocked. Don’t miss out on beautiful fabrics at bargain prices! This sale ONLY lasts until the end of September.

Get awesome Michael Miller fabrics on SALE!

Get awesome Michael Miller fabrics on SALE!

We LOVE this jacket our cool customer created with Alexander Henry fabric!

Our super duper customer created an amazing jacket lined with an Alexander Henry skull fabric she purchased from us! It was made by Myrk (make sure to take a look at her Instagram page using the handle @tmryk39 ). Doesn’t it look amazing? We love how it’s so contemporary and stylish! If you happen to love skull fabrics, you should check out some of our other designs here, to help you get started on your next sewing project!

Remember to send us pictures of the awesome items you create!

How cool is this jacket??

How cool is this jacket??

We want this in our wardrobe!

We want this in our wardrobe!

dark brown Alexander Henry fabric red skull

dark brown Alexander Henry fabric red skull

beige dark green Alexander Henry fabric skull rose Royal

beige dark green Alexander Henry fabric skull rose Royal

light cream with skull blue flower knit fabric Alexander Henry Regent Skull

light cream with skull blue flower knit fabric Alexander Henry Regent Skull

skull heavy oxford fabric black Skullduggery Alexander Henry

skull heavy oxford fabric black Skullduggery Alexander Henry

black Alexander Henry fabric roses and white skulls

black Alexander Henry fabric roses and white skulls

black Alexander Henry rose fabric with skulls

black Alexander Henry rose fabric with skulls

black Alexander Henry fabric with decorated skulls

black Alexander Henry fabric with decorated skulls

black Alexander Henry fabric with skulls on fire

black Alexander Henry fabric with skulls on fire

black Alexander Henry card skull fabric USA

black Alexander Henry card skull fabric USA

Exclusive Robert Kaufman Fabric Sale!!

Our EXCLUSIVE SALE on Robert Kaufman fabrics starts right now! Grab your favorite designs at an amazing discount price; once they’re sold out, they won’t be restocked! There’s extremely limited stock left! Get these gorgeous fabrics before they’re ALL COMPLETELY GONE! This sale lasts until the end of the month.

Get stunning Robert Kaufman fabric on sale!

Get stunning Robert Kaufman fabric on sale!

white fabric with matryoshkas blue red orange Robert Kaufman

white fabric with matryoshkas blue red orange Robert Kaufman

green lime green Robert Kaufman pink flamingo fabric Beach Divas

green lime green Robert Kaufman pink flamingo fabric Beach Divas

 red Robert Kaufman mini white star fabric Sevenberry Classiques

red Robert Kaufman mini white star fabric Sevenberry Classiques

red Robert Kaufman fabric women face Bouffants and Broken Hearts

red Robert Kaufman fabric women face Bouffants and Broken Hearts

aqua cute grey elephant laminate fabric by Robert Kaufman USA

aqua cute grey elephant laminate fabric by Robert Kaufman USA

orange Robert Kaufman mini black dot fabric Spot On

orange Robert Kaufman mini black dot fabric Spot On

Robert Kaufman Cheetah purple Laguna Jersey knit fabric

Robert Kaufman Cheetah purple Laguna Jersey knit fabric

white maritime anchor fabric Robert Kaufman 'Fabulous Foxes'

white maritime anchor fabric Robert Kaufman ‘Fabulous Foxes’

ice blue reindeer Christmas fabric Jingle 3 Aqua by Robert Kaufman

ice blue reindeer Christmas fabric Jingle 3 Aqua by Robert Kaufman

solid turquoise Robert Kaufman knit fabric

solid turquoise Robert Kaufman knit fabric

black Robert Kaufman small blue star fabric Sevenberry Petite Classiques

black Robert Kaufman small blue star fabric Sevenberry Petite Classiques

light grey Robert Kaufman sports kid boy fabric

light grey Robert Kaufman sports kid boy fabric

Hobby Show 2018 (Part 3)

Continuing with our posts regarding the Hobby Show held in Tokyo this year, Sandra and Alan took more photos of the amazing items on display, including stunning Japanese fabrics and clothes! There were lots of gorgeous pre-cut fabrics, and plenty of displays showing off what can be made with these fabrics. To inspire attendees, booth organizers had created all sorts of items from different designs and these included dresses, tops, bags, toys and pouches. There were also lots of lovely sewing notions available, which people often use to decorate projects. Check out some of the images right here!

Look at the variety of fabrics!

Look at the variety of fabrics!

Check out the little doll clothes

Check out the little doll clothes

Beautiful tops on display

Beautiful tops on display

Check out these fabric pieces!

Check out these fabric pieces!

More fabric pieces

More fabric pieces

Notions for decorating with

Notions for decorating with

Look at these fabric pieces too!

Look at these fabric pieces too!

Super cute bags

Super cute bags

Adorable pouches

Adorable pouches

Oodles of fabrics!

Oodles of fabrics!

What a display!

What a display!

Lovely notions

Lovely notions

Super cute buttons

Super cute buttons

Lots more fabric pieces on display here

Lots more fabric pieces on display here

Curious attendees take a look at fabrics

Curious attendees take a look at fabrics

Do you like the fabrics here?

Do you like the fabrics here?

Beautiful!

Beautiful!

These are pouches!

These are pouches!

Nice variety!

Nice variety!

Wow!

Wow!

What a cute dress!

What a cute dress!

More adorable dresses!

More adorable dresses!

How pretty!

How pretty!

A super cool customer creation!

One of our awesome customers, Ms. Julia, created a SUPER COOL lampshade cover using a fabric she purchased from us! She used a stunning and popular Michael Miller fabric to create the cover you can see in the image here. What a fantastic sewing project! If you feel inspired by this to create something funky as well, check out our other Michael Miller designs featuring dots and stripes, as well as other patterns (we’ve got some suggestions for you here in this post). Make sure to send us images of your lovely creations, we always love checking them out!

A super cool lampshade by our customer, Ms Julia!

A super cool lampshade by our customer, Ms Julia!

turquoise Michael Miller fabric metallic Heart of Gold

turquoise Michael Miller fabric metallic Heart of Gold

chartreuse Michael Miller fabric gold metallic embellishment Starlight

chartreuse Michael Miller fabric gold metallic embellishment Starlight

chartreuse Michael Miller fabric mini white dash line Linger

chartreuse Michael Miller fabric mini white dash line Linger

black Michael Miller fabric colorful dot Make a Point

black Michael Miller fabric colorful dot Make a Point

pink red purple Michael Miller fabric colorful Bracket Stripe

pink red purple Michael Miller fabric colorful Bracket Stripe

turquoise white Michael Miller fabric checkered pattern Gingham Play

turquoise white Michael Miller fabric checkered pattern Gingham Play

white pink red Michael Miller fabric colorful stripe All in a Row

white pink red Michael Miller fabric colorful stripe All in a Row

grey white Michael Miller fabric Current Stripe

grey white Michael Miller fabric Current Stripe

pink Michael Miller fabric white circles Tiny Bubbles

pink Michael Miller fabric white circles Tiny Bubbles

green Michael Miller fabric Just Wood Knot

green Michael Miller fabric Just Wood Knot

Check out this stunning patchwork quilt!

One of our lovely customers recently created stunning custom made quilts using fabrics purchased from us! We simply had to share these images with you as the final creations are gorgeous!

If you are looking to create your very own quilt, check out the many fabric bundles we have on offer, that are perfect for such projects. We recently received more Robert Kaufman bundles that we’re sure you’ll love. For a little extra shine, why not pick a fabric bundle with metallic embellishment? Check out the custom made quilts here, as well as our fabric bundle suggestions for you.

Check out this stunning patchwork quilt! 1

Check out this stunning patchwork quilt!

Check out this stunning patchwork quilt! 2

Beautiful!

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Tigerfish

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Tigerfish

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Paintbox Basics

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Paintbox Basics

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Birds of Liberty

Roll-up fabric roll Complete Collection Robert Kaufman Birds of Liberty

Roll-up fabric roll Vintage Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Vintage Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Jewel Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Jewel Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Spice Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Spice Colorstory ornament gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll 30s Palette Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll 30s Palette Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Vintage Colorstory gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Roll-up fabric roll Vintage Colorstory gold metallic Robert Kaufman

Fat Quarter fabric bundle flower dot Jewel Colorstory Robert Kaufman

Fat Quarter fabric bundle flower dot Jewel Colorstory Robert Kaufman

Charm Pack fabric bundle pattern flower Garden Colorstory Robert Kaufman

Charm Pack fabric bundle pattern flower Garden Colorstory Robert Kaufman

Charm Pack fabric bundle pattern flower Spring Colorstory Robert Kaufman

Charm Pack fabric bundle pattern flower Spring Colorstory Robert Kaufman

modeS4u visits Kokka (Part 1)

Continuing with their visit to Japan earlier this year, Sandra (Managing Director of modeS4u) and Alan (IT Manager), visited Kokka in Tokyo. Kokka carries a range of stunning fabrics we have available, such as nani iro and Echino fabrics. Whilst visiting them, Sandra and Alan were able to snap tons of fantastic pictures showing off Kokka’s many fabrics sewn into beautiful everyday items that will certainly inspire anyone who loves sewing! Check out the images below. Which fabric/item is your favorite?

 

Dresses, bags and a tipi using their fabrics! Doesn't the tipi look amazing?

Dresses, bags and a tipi using their fabrics! Doesn’t the tipi look amazing?

Wanderlust fabrics by Thomas Knauer

Wanderlust fabrics by Thomas Knauer

Gorgeous Echino fabrics as items

Gorgeous Echino fabrics as items

Echino fabrics as bags and skirts

Echino fabrics as bags and skirts

A beautiful dress using an Echino fabric

A beautiful dress using an Echino fabric

Nani iro textiles by Naomi Ito

Nani iro textiles by Naomi Ito

Children's items using nani iro fabrics

Children’s items using nani iro fabrics

Rough Cut designs by Ellen Baker

Rough Cut designs by Ellen Baker

Tsumiki fabrics as clothing items on display

Tsumiki fabrics as clothing items on display

Linen Jam's fabrics as clothes

Linen Jam’s fabrics as clothes

Items using fabrics from the Candy Party line

Items using fabrics from the Candy Party line

Stunning fabrics featuring popular characters

Stunning fabrics featuring popular characters

A fun vintage style Disney shirt

A fun vintage style Disney shirt

A super cool Star Wars shirt

A super cool Star Wars shirt

Fabrics featuring Disney Tsum Tsum characters and more

Fabrics featuring Disney Tsum Tsum characters and more

What a fun Monsters Inc. set!

What a fun Monsters Inc. set!

More fun fabrics featuring Disney characters, Hello Kitty, My Melody and others

More fun fabrics featuring Disney characters, Hello Kitty, My Melody and others

More beautiful fabrics, including Trefle ones, as items

More beautiful fabrics, including Trefle ones, as items

Super colorful and kawaii

Super colorful and kawaii

More fun character themed designs

More fun character themed designs

Knit fabrics on display

Knit fabrics on display

Gorgeous!

Gorgeous!

Jacquard fabrics as cushion covers

Jacquard fabrics as cushion covers

Items made of Trefle fabrics

Items made of Trefle fabrics

modeS4u visits the Quilt Festival in Tokyo

Earlier this year, Sandra Boch (Managing Director of modeS4U) and Alan Mak (IT Manager) visited the Quilt Market in Tokyo and there were just so many stunning Japanese fabrics stitched into some truly incredible projects, such as quilts, toys, displays and much more. From designs featuring gorgeous floral fabrics, to those using vibrant patterned fabric, there were many inspirational projects as far as the eye could see. Which of these projects do you like the most?

This features a vine-type design

This features a vine-type design

A beautiful shaped floral design

A beautiful shaped floral design

A stunning floral pattern creation

A stunning floral pattern creation

Beautiful!

Beautiful!

A super kawaii bag

A super kawaii bag

Floral pattern bag

Floral pattern bag

Another lovely floral pattern bag

Another lovely floral pattern bag

modeS4u visits the Quilt Festival in Tokyo (Part 1) 8

modeS4u visits the Quilt Festival in Tokyo (Part 1) 8

Fabric was used to create the garden!

Fabric was used to create the garden!

Look at the detail!

Look at the detail!

So kawaii!

So kawaii!

Very creative!

Very creative!

Alice in Wonderland

Alice in Wonderland

Fairy tale characters

Fairy tale characters

So much detail

So much detail

Again, so much attention to detail

Again, so much attention to detail

Very cute

Very cute

A beautiful large display

A beautiful large display

More creativity on display

More creativity on display

A gorgeous design

A gorgeous design