It's time! The Marjorie by Hazel and Gather is yours for the taking! Have you even seen it yet? It is the swing dress we've all been waiting for. A bit fitted at the top with just the right amount of "swing" at the bottom for a fun, flirty yet comfortable and practical look. It comes in a very gentle high-low hem with two length options. Not to mention three necklines, three … [Read more...] about The Marjorie Dress is the Swing Dress We’ve All Been Waiting For
When I first picked up sewing again as an adult, I visited my mother who showed me how to use the machine I had inherited from my grandmother. It was at this visit she first introduced me to French seams, a technique where the item is sewn with wrong sides together, then turned and sewn with right sides together. This is a really neat technique for woven items to enclose an … [Read more...] about French Seams Will Make You Change The Way You Finish Your Knit Garments Forever
Holy shmoly it's time! The Duchess Skirt pattern is finally here! This has been so flipping long in the works. I'm so proud to finally give you this pattern. And - don't freak out - it's FREE! Everyone do a happy dance with me!To celebrate I've put The Duchess on tour! I've partnered with some stellar bloggers to show off The Duchess in all of her glory. Check out the … [Read more...] about The Duchess Is the Only High-Low Skirt Pattern You’ll Ever Need – and It’s FREE!
This article was original published on Sewing With Sarah. It also contains affiliate links. The small amount of money I make from these links gets recycled into sewing projects I can share with you! <3 When I first learned to sew, I was told that sewing with wovens was easier than sewing with knits. They were supposed to be better behaved, easier to manipulate and more … [Read more...] about This Is Why You Need to Sew Clothes With Wovens. Like Now.
This week has been so exciting for the DIBY Club! On Tuesday I announced on my Facebook page that we will be adding two new sewing pattern designers to the DIBY Club team! Gasp! I know. I'm ending all the sentences with exclamation points because I'm so excited! You're freaking out like I am, right? This means more patterns for you and more support for indie designers. To … [Read more...] about Four Free Cut Files Only Sewists Will Love and Understand