Here’s our monthly look at sewing trends from imagine gnats. imagine gnats is expanding, welcoming contributors with lots of new projects. Find more from Rachael in her shop, and on Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Pinterest.

So, tell us… Are there cats in your sewing room?! Are you sewing something new for your wardrobe? What are you creating this month?

Cats, cats and more cats!

Clockwise (from top left): Jaime’s Catnap Dress by Fancy Tiger Crafts, Valentine Kitty Pillow by Citrus and Cream, Meow Shirt by Thornberry, the cats (sleepover) pajamas by probably actually, Grumpy Cat Pillow by 627 Handworks

Raglan-style tops are easy to make and comfy to wear.

Clockwise (from top left): Perri Pullover Remix by Suburbia Soup, Raglan Sweatshirt by elsie marley, Minty Mod Norah Tunic by Our Family Four, Flowers and Stripes Raglan by Buzzmills, Two Raglan Tees by A Happy Stitch

Low contrast prints give value quilting a whole new dimension.

Clockwise (from top left): Values Zig-Zag by S.O.T.A.K. Handmade, Scotland Calling Improv by Teaginny Designs, A Botanics Quilt by sing all you want, Plural Pillow by A Quilter’s Table, Valentine Mini by Clover & Violet

Sewing for women in all colors, from muted to bright.

Row 1: Sew Jereli and Crafterhours
Row 2: Dandelion Drift and Oonaballoona
Row 3: Imaginary Animal and Peneloping
Row 4: Sew Caroline and The Crafty Kitty