Kelley Gilbert from Casa Crafty has more new sewing trends to share! Here’s last month’s Spring Sewing Trend post. Find more from Kelley on Etsy, Instagram, Facebook and stop by Casa Crafty to check out Kelley’s latest projects like this fun spring skirt.

Is your spring wardrobe full of Radiant Orchid? Do you love the watercolor fabric look? Are you sewing with metallics? What’s your favorite new sewing trend?

Radiant Orchid

The Pantone Color of the Year is for everybody! Yes, let’s start wearing purple!

Clockwise, from top left: Lexi MadeTuxedo Dress, Sew Chibi – a twist with Espeon, Imagine Gnats – a beautiful Alder Skirt, Falafel and the Bee – All Purple, Hawthorne Threads the BlogRadiant Orchid Challenge

Fun Collars

Everybody loves an unusual collar!

Clockwise, from top left: Girl Like the Seaadding a Peter Pan Collar, A Common ThreadDetachable Peter Pan Collar, Sewing Like MadNeon and Lace Peter Pan Collar, Extra PetitePussy Bow Refashion

All that Glitters

Let the sun shine on the dazzling silver and golds.

Clockwise, from top left: Needle and TedShiny Celestial Tee, A Jennuine LifeGolden Small Fry, Delia CreatesGold Star Everything, Stylo magazine 1 – Cadette Coat sewn by Lexi Made


Ready for trail hiking and picnics in the park? Make or edit your backpack just in time!

Clockwise, from top left: The Pineneedle CollectiveDIY Satchel, Always RooneyBackpack Restyle, The Sewing RabbitCelina’s Mini Backpack, Sincerely KinseyLeather Backpack Restyle, Made by RaeToddler Backpack, Colette PatternsCooper


Beautiful fabrics in many kinds of watercolor prints! DIY or get some unique design from Japan.

Clockwise, from top left: Miss MatatabiNani Iro Mountain Views, Freckles in AprilDIY Watercolor Dress, Miss MatatabiNani Iro Watercolors Squared Bright, Donna Downey Simply MeDIY Watercolor Fabric, Miss MatatabiNani Iro Watercolors Squared Pastel, Miss MatatabiNani Iro Floral