Are you ready to start sewing for yourself?? Need some great women’s shirt sewing patterns? Good! It’s HERE!! The fourth collection from Pattern Anthology is now available! Go see the details! This is our first women’s collection. In the past we’ve done collections of full outfits but we know most of you wear jeans nearly [...]
Making and sewing DIY clothes and accessories for school aged kids can be tricky. Most are no longer interested in frilly dresses with novelty prints. Chosing fabric and patterns can be tough and sometimes you sew for hours only to have a less than enthusiastic recipient. You can see my Top 10 Tips for Chosing [...]
Whether you buy high fashion or not, you can learn a lot about fashion and trends by studying a great designer. There are some trends this fall that I’m really loving.
So maybe you can't make all your kids clothes and cobble their shoes. Never fear, there are clothing stores where you can buy kids clothes that are equally as awesome as the ones you can make. The trends for Fall 2013 in girls clothing are fun and modern. Brands and trends we have our eye [...]
Can you believe it is September? Fall is right around the corner! We’re dedicating this week to the Fall fashion trends of 2013. I don’t really subscribe to the fashion scene or the idea that you should wear just the things that are”in” or created by well known designers. Though I do love looking at trends and colors and thinking about what suits my own style.
The Alphabet Collection by Pattern Anthology is a pure genius collection of Back to School unisex sewing patterns. You’re sure to love these!
OK, there may be other great ways to make a maxi skirt but I think this is the most flattering and easiest. It doesn’t gather too much fabric at your waist or hips and gives you a nice flowy look without weighing you down. I wrote out a quick tutorial to show you how to draft if for your own measurements. I think even a beginner could do this. Knit fabric can be a bit tricky to work with so if you’re a beginner look for something that doesn’t roll on the edges when cut. Other than that, I think you can do this!
Tuesday I shared a couple Boardwalk Skirts. I forgot to share this one. It is pretty much my favorite thing ever.