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Grommets are Here!

Friday, March 11th, 2011

Grommets are being used everywhere in fashion—especially on apparel and tote bags. And since home decorating and fashion trends go hand-in-hand, grommets are also being used on many items for the home. Grommets are showing up as embellishments pillows, ottomans, shower curtains, and of course, curtains.

Until recently, grommets were limited to those pesky metal rings that need special equipment to install or were whacked together with a hammer.

Grommets are now available to the home sewer and they require NO TOOLS and are super-easy to install—they simply snap together! Here’s some tips to help you include grommets in your next sewing project.

Check out my HUGE selection of grommets.

Donna Babylon is a DIY and sewing guru. Her latest book is Decorating Sewlutions: Learn to Sew as You Decorate Your Home. Learn more at