Catherine is bringing the heat AGAIN with the new Christina pattern! Christina is a crossover pattern with two blousy bodice options. For the empire waist bodice, choose between hemmed crop or top lengths. For the natural waist bodice, you can choose from waistband crop, hemmed top, plus a bodycon ... Read More about Christina Hacks
I saw this pic while perusing Pinterest recently. The top immediately drew my eye—a collar on a knit top is so simple yet so chic! Of course, the site was advertising the PANTS and not the top, so what’s a sewist to do?? Make your own! Obviously! The basic top in my inspiration pic looked ... Read More about Rory + Reese Mash
WINNERS! Thank you so much for joining us last week for the Morgan sew-a-long! If you couldn't join us in real time, don't worry; the videos and blogs will stay up indefinitely, so you can access them any time through the blog our or Facebook group. Although I took time to sew for myself during the ... Read More about Morgan Sew-a-long: Winners!
Day 6: Today is our last sewing day! I'm going to hem my simple dress; your steps may look just a bit different depending on your options/preferences. For reference, I'm going to hem my simple skirt option with 1/2" hem allowance on a coverstitch machine. Of course, you can use a sewing machine, ... Read More about Morgan Sew-a-long: Day 6 – Hem
Day 5: Day 5 is all about our skirt! I'm sewing up the simple skirt, but you'll use the same gathering techniques if you are doing the tiered versions as well! I stabilized my waist seam by attaching 3/8" clear elastic to the right side of the waistband raw edge. For the youth size simple skirt, ... Read More about Morgan Sew-a-long: Day 5 – Skirt