Fashion Sewing | Eleonore Pull-On Jeans by Jalie Patterns

Fashion Sewing | Eleonore Pull-On Jeans by Jalie Patterns

Do you like sewing pants?  I’m not the biggest fan.  It’s not even the pants, it’s the hemming – ugh I hate hemming pants.  I can never get it polished enough like a real tailor would.  Since I’m picky when it comes to sewing details this is one thing that stops me from sewing pants.  [...]

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Tutorial: How to Sew Underwear Using What’s Already in Your Fabric Stash

Tutorial: How to Sew Underwear Using What’s Already in Your Fabric Stash

Hey All!  I had the opportunity to share a post on sewing up your own underwear by copying a pair of RTW undies and using leftover fabric in your stash for Sewalicious.co.uk.  I'm sharing the post here on my blog but don't hesitate to head over to their site and check it out! 🙂 ***** [...]

Fashion Sewing | Edie Cardigan by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Edie Cardigan by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Edie Cardigan Sewing Pattern ***Valentine & Stitch patterns are sadly no longer available in the marketplace*** Today on the sewing blog I will be sharing my review of the Edie Cardigan pattern by Valentine &  Stitch.  This past August I had the opportunity to participate in SleeveFest hosted by Helen of Valentine [...]

Fashion Sewing | Bare Essentials Bra Pattern from Jennifer Lynne Matthews-Fairbanks

Fashion Sewing | Bare Essentials Bra Pattern from Jennifer Lynne Matthews-Fairbanks

Isn’t funny how you can look at something and be totally mystified by and it then try it out and realize you absolutely love it!  That is how I felt about bras.  They always seemed insurmountable to me (no pun intended haha) until I tried making a few on the simpler side and really fell [...]

Fashion Sewing | Dune Top Pattern Hack by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Dune Top Pattern Hack by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Dune Top Sewing Pattern ***Valentine & Stitch patterns are sadly no longer available in the marketplace*** I think at this point you may have a suspicion that I love patterns from Valentine and Stitch… or maybe I wasn’t obvious enough!  I didn’t venture too much into knits until I started sewing up [...]

Fashion Sewing | Plantain Shirt Pattern from Deer and Doe – Free Pattern

Fashion Sewing | Plantain Shirt Pattern from Deer and Doe – Free Pattern

I’m currently on a kick to sew up practical pieces for my work wardrobe.  There is so much to sew and so little time so I kicked off my first work wear pattern with the Deer and Doe Plantain Shirt Pattern with a ¾ sleeve and no elbow patches. I recently was able to enjoy [...]

Fashion Sewing | Dune Maxi Dress Sewing Pattern by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Dune Maxi Dress Sewing Pattern by Valentine & Stitch

Fashion Sewing | Dune Maxi Dress Sewing Pattern ***Valentine & Stitch patterns are sadly no longer available in the marketplace*** I have always steered clear of maxi dresses not because I don’t love them but because they are always too long.  Well that all changed when Helen and Rich made Dune into a maxi dress!  [...]