Two Spring Staples with Indiesew

Hi there! I’m here to wrap up the first quarter of Indiesew Blogger posts with two lovely staple pieces to welcome spring. This is my first post for Indiesew and I’m so excited to be on the 2019 Blogger Team! Have you met the rest of the team? Check them out and their Indiesew posts […]

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LADY IN RED

Greetings all! This is my first post since the re-branding and I’m so excited to share it with you. I had been wanting a red plaid or tweed blazer for awhile now. There’s just something so classic and easy about the look of red on a blazer jacket. I wanted a mix of classic design […]

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Styled 3 Ways: Chambray Shirtdress (Simplicity 8546)

Hello lovelies! Welcome to a new series on the blog called 3 Ways. This series is a new thing I’m starting this year to help you make the most of your closet with less. In the series I’m taking one or two staple pieces and styling them 3 different ways to show you how to […]

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How to Recognize Your Tailoring Worth

Last year, ones who met me and found out I sew asked me the ever known question “do you do alterations?”. Some even assume upon me telling them I sew that I automatically will fix their outfits. And finally I’ve had a person actually tell me, rudely, “well if you don’t do sewing for others […]

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Green Orchid Midi Dress- From Dinner Table to Cutting Table

I’m so excited to write about this dress and this photoshoot. My husband is always on the search for fabric bargains, so when he video-called me to see if I was interested in a green tablecloth he found at a garage sale one day I was slightly skeptical. I would’ve never imagined it’d turn into […]

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New Look #6511 Dress Hack

I don’t have many dresses. Which stinks because I love wearing them. When my husband showed me the fabric for this dress at Golden D’or I knew I had to make something that would show off the print. It definitely screams fall to me with the olive color and the mustard and blue flowers.

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5 Must Have Fall Trench Coat Patterns

Hello gorgeous sewists! Fall is around the corner FINALLY which means a break from the hooblah of the heat (hopefully). The great thing about fall? Making a new seasonal wardrobe!

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10 Podcasts For Sewing & Creative Minds

What do you listen to while you sew? Music, podcasts, television? I’m a Suits person myself but occasionally I listen to some podcasts to massage and refine my thinking process.

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Gathered Maxi Skirt Tutorial

Hello all! Sending good vibes your way as we transition into summer. I found this beautiful pleated knit at a local fabric store near me that screamed spring /summer and I knew automatically what I was making with it, a maxi skirt. It was the only way to show the fabrics full design.

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11 Ways to Unscrap Your Stash!

Hello lovely people! In the spirit of sustainability I thought about doing a post on how you can make the most out of the scraps in your scrap collection.

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