I treated myself to the Forever Shopper Bag pattern because it looks so good! I have never worked with oilskin or waxed canvas, and I had never even heard of dry oilskin before, but I wanted to try it…
Featuring fresh spring garment sewing pattern collection reviews and impressions for 2019 from Inside the Hem!
Autumn and winter coat sewing patterns: Sewing your own coat is an investment of time and supplies and choosing a pattern can be a big decision that is dependent on many things such as supplies, cost, size, and sewing skill level. In this video, seamstress Lauren Guthrie will tell you all about her own experiences while … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Spring and Summer fabric hauls, pattern features, fabrics, and free garment sewing tutorials! More Spring sewing inspiration can be found at: Video: How to Sew a Mini Spring Dress – Recycling a T-Shirt Video: How to Sew a Layered Tube Dress for Spring and Summer Blog Post: SPRING/SUMMER DRESS ENSEMBLE Topic: How to Sew a … [ Read More at SWN! ]
Spring 2015 sewing pattern collection from the McCall Pattern Company, Butterick, and Vogue Patterns. – McCall Pattern Youtube Channel Penny Payne, Fabric Editor of the McCall Pattern Company, explores different fabric options for new Butterick, McCall’s and Vogue Patterns of the season. She also introduces you to some new fabrics and terms you might not be familiar … [ Read More at SWN! ]
FabricMart‘s In the Studio blog series features an interview with pattern designer Laura Nash from Sew Chic Patterns. Julie met with Laura Nash last September and had a fabulous conversation about her patterns, her typical work day, her inspiration, background and experience, and her favorite pattern! If you are a fan of vintage-inspired garments, you … [ Read More at SWN! ]
While enjoying my Craftsy Course (“Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery” with Jessica Marquez) I was introduced to the idea of using a light box to trace and transfer embroidery designs. So I went online and found the Mini Sun Ultra Slim A4 LED Light Box. It had great reviews and I must say I am … [ Read More at SWN! ]