Grab your pattern and a calculator! Today we'll be covering making a muslin and assessing fit. From finding the size that's best for you to analyzing where to nip and tuck on a practice garment to get a tailored dress fit for a princess or a queen!
Typically, my sewing plans are a little ambitious, but I am trying to be a little more realistic this month. Trying! I am working on the Royal Wedding Sew-Along series, and I know that is going to take some time. Filming videos of sewing projects pretty much doubles the time it takes to show something.... Continue Reading →
I had a pretty decent month when it comes to my sewing! Amazingly, I was able to make four dresses! As it is, I pretty much live in dresses in the summer, so adding these to my wardrobe is very exciting. Watch to see what I made this month! https://youtu.be/mNvYUN5WEGk _ Wearing: Refashioned dress. No... Continue Reading →
I made my way to Joann this weekend and I wanted to do a quick fabric and pattern haul to show you guys what I got! One of the fabrics is also a little tricky so I did a little pre-washing test so you can see what happens to it after you give it a... Continue Reading →
It's week four of the Royal Wedding Sew-Along where I'm making Simplicity 6526! Today we are going to be working on constructing the pleated and wrapped bodice. Today we will cut out fabric, apply all the interfacing, and sew the bodice and midriff. In the video, Lindsey will walk you through each step of construction... Continue Reading →
Grab a pen and paper! It's the bi-annual Style Maker Fabrics swatch review! Unlike anything else on the internet, this is 90 minutes of fabric, fabric, fabric. It will be impossible to not be inspired and find something for your spring wardrobe!
We kick off our journey here today with fabric options and RTW Inspiration for New Look 6526 (or any pattern you're using for the Sew-Along)!