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Caring For Your Costumes
Keeping your costumes well cared for is not always such an easy task. We take a look at some of the not-so-common costume fabrics and how to best care for them.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-09-17
Fashion & Trends
Best Of Labels: Levi Strauss & Co
A pair of Levi's can be recognized by the smallest flash of a red label on someone's behind. We take a close-up look at some of the most well-known labels in fashion.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-09-10
Tips & Tricks
Sewing Hacks To Channel Your Inner Granny
We all love a good sewing lifehack, and particularly one that doesn't involve buying anything new. Check out our list of sewing hacks to organize your sewing room and get the most out of each sewing project.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-08-13
Tips & Tricks
DIY Clothing Labels
Whether you're making items to sell, give to friends and family, or keep for yourself, discover five popular options you can use to make custom labels to add to sewing and crafting projects.
By Melissa Rodier 2021-07-30
Insights & Inspiration
DIY Custom Drink Cozy
Create your very own custom DIY cup cozy with our easy to follow guide complete with a PDF pattern ready to print and a video guide.
By Carmen Cheung 2021-07-16
Tips & Tricks
A Case For Removing Those Annoying Pillow Tags
Those giant Law Labels threatening legal action might sound scary, but they are there to protect us from shady manufacturing practices. You don't need to keep yours attached though, find out how to easily remove them, guilt-free.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-07-02
Tips & Tricks
Clothing Labels 101: Which Labels Do I Need?
With so many labels to choose from you can be forgiven for feeling a little confused! Do you need a brand label, laundry label, or perhaps a "made in" label? Let us demystify the different types of labels you see in garments to help you select yours.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-06-25
Insights & Inspiration
How Not To Sew A Tutu
Summer is here and it's time to frolic with the kids. Luckily, Dutch Label Shop is going to make sure you frolic in style with easy, no-sew tutus!
By Simon Davenport 2021-06-18
Tips & Tricks
Sewing Basics: What the Symbols on a Sewing Pattern Mean
Whether you are a beginner sewist, or just one that has been ignoring those triangles, circles, crosses, and dashed lines all these years, now is the time to find out how to decode the symbols on a sewing patten so you can get the most out of it.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-05-28
Tips & Tricks
Tips For Designing Your Branded Labels
We have put together some top tips to help you design the best woven or printed clothing label for your brand. Your label functions as a business card – it might be small, but it should tell a story about your entire brand.
By Nicole Barrance 2021-05-21
Tips & Tricks
The Difference Between Woven and Printed Labels
Why should you choose a woven label? Why not go for a printed label, which give you more options with colors and details, while being less expensive? Understanding the differences between the two labels will help you to choose the best custom clothing label for you.
By The DLS Team  2021-05-07
Insights & Inspiration
Unique Textile & Woven Planters
Looking for some unique ways to display your plant babies? Well look no further: here are some great plant pot alternatives so you don't have to scour through Etsy at 2AM. (Because let's be honest, we've all found ourselves doing that lately.) From woven basket DIY's, to faux leather planters made from paper, here are a few options that will make your neighbor's plants green with envy.
By Matty Vukonich 2021-04-30