Thank you for joining us over the last week for our Aria SAL! Your finished products turned out beautifully :) If you started but haven’t had a chance to finish, or if you are planning to tackle this project after life gets back to “normal” (do we know what that even is anymore????), the videos and ... Read More about Aria Sew-a-long: Day 8 – Winners Announced!
Nora is such a sweet, simple pattern, with a tidy binding finish and fun keyhole back option (though there is a closed back option, too). Nora's sleeve options include sleeveless, short, half, 3/4 (excluding Baby Nora), or long sleeves! I know I can't be the only one dreaming about mashing with ... Read More about Nora Hacks
Yay! We're finishing up our Aria sewing today! In today's video, I'm cleaning up any stray threads and basting stitches, finishing the seam allowances for each tier, and hemming. It's important to not serge off your elastic when you finish your seam allowances! I just run the raw edges through ... Read More about Aria Sew-a-Long: Day 7
We are so close to the finish line! Today's steps are admittedly slow-going, but whew, the end result is so rewarding! If you’re just doing one of the simple skirt options, you will only have one skirt/tier to attach. If you're doing one of the tiered options, you will have two-three tiers to ... Read More about Aria Sew-a-long: Day 6
We've arrived at Day 5! Today's sewing isn't glamorous, and truthfully can feel downright tedious, but putting in the time and effort today will pay off in the next several steps. There are lots of different methods for gathering; we have lots of tips and info in our 101 blog post. We've found ... Read More about Aria Sew-a-long: Day 5