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Hi, Hello, Hey There I'm Emily and I'm the creator of Run Amok Fabric! I'm the one woman show who designs, cuts, and ships every yard of fabric that all of you buy. Ever wondered how I got here? Well, today is your lucky day.  I started sewing when I was very young. The women in my family have known how to sew for generations. My mom has actually saved the little pictures I had embroidered when I was young, I'll have to share those some day. Once I was an adult I had kind of stopped sewing until I...

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Every month we do a sew-a-long in Run Amok's Facebook group. During the time we're posting and running these sew-a-long's in the Facebook group you can win prizes, and get to see inspiration from the others participating. Here on the blog we're hoping they help you find inspiration and assistance sewing new things.  In the month of January the sew-a-long featured instructions on how to color block the harem coverall from Brindille and Twig. You can find the romper pattern we used by clicking here. However, these instructions are pretty universal and the general idea can be used on most...

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 Tie dying is so fun and makes a project unique and different. There are no rules to dying. This is just one way you can do it.    WHAT YOU WILL NEED: •Cotton based fabric (mine is from Run Amok)  •Soda ash or Super washing soda (I use super washing soda because it is cheaper and I can pick it up at my local Walmart over by the laundry detergent)  •Tie dye (I used Dylon which I got from Joann’s. At the bottom of the blog I talk about the colors I used)  •Old tupperwear/bins/racks (I use old tupperwear and bins that I won’t...

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Do you love giving handmade but running short of patterns to gift? Maybe you're on a tight budget this year, but you have a giant fabric stash to use. Whatever your holiday looks like this year this gift guide will help you find FREE patterns for all your gifting needs. The guide is has gifting sections for everyone on your holiday list, and is clickable to each pattern so you don't have to save a million links to look through. You can download guide through this link for desktop computers and androids.  If you have an iPhone, you will HAVE to download...

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