Sew a Cozy Winter Leisure Suit - Free Sewing Patterns -  from Zoe DIY

Sew a Cozy Winter Leisure Suit – Free Sewing Patterns – from Zoe DIY

Sew a warm and cozy leisure suit with this free step-by-step video sewing tutorial and free pattern downloads from Zoe DIY for both pants and top available in sizes XXS to XL.

fibre and fabrics video series

Fibres and Fabrics Video Series with Verena Erin

The fabrics we choose for sewing and wearing garments, household linen, and accessories are very important. Fabric directly affects the comfort and performance of any garment we make.  How we care for our fabric also impacts the environment even more so than others, according to Verena Erin of  My Green Closet. Verena discusses the different textiles available, all with different looks, … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Fabric Options for Making Kids’ Pajamas – by Linda A Levine + 5 Free Sewing Patterns

Fabric Options for Making Kids’ Pajamas – by Linda A Levine + 5 Free Patterns

Choosing a perfect pair of kids’ pajamas can prove to be a very perplexing task for sewers and for parents irrespective of factors like nationality or ethnicity. Comfort of the child is an aspect that no parent would consciously compromise on. To this effect, it is imperative for pajamas to be a comfortable fit, not to mention … [ Read More at SWN! ]

Design School with Nick Verreos

How to Cut, Press, and Sew Pleather – Design School with Nick Verreos

An excellent video with Nick Verreos demonstrating how he cuts, pins, presses, and sews, with pleather. There are some very good tips!  Artificial leather is also called leatherette, faux leather, naugahyde, and pleather.   It’s all synthetic fabric.     Thanks for installing the Bottom of every post plugin by Corey Salzano. Contact me if you need … [ Read More at SWN! ]