Fashion Trends

Fashion Italian Style, 5 Trends You Can Sew

Window shopping down the fashionable Via Condotti in Rome and the winding streets in Positano provides enough trendy fashion inspiration to keep me sewing for months. Fashion, Italian style, is so chic and runway centric, think Stella McCartney, Gucci, Chanel, Carolina Herrera, Alexander McQueen, Prada, and others. But, you don’t need to spend a fortune to add one (or more) of these delicious pieces to your wardrobe

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Simplicity Pattern 9889 Sew Along

One of Simplicity’s spring sewing patterns that works all year round, Simplicity pattern 9889 princess seam top with a peplum is a cute addition to your closet.

The sewing pattern has no button holes or zips making it a great option for beginner sewists. There are a few sewing pattern instructions I would change — follow my step by step sew along to help you create a perfect top.


McCalls 8457 Sew Along

McCall’s offers sewists a cute jumpsuit that will work for all those spring parties and summer cookouts. Paired with this stunning tropical linen viscose, you will love the comfort and style! Jump into the jumpsuit trend — you will be happy you gave it try. Check out my McCalls 8457 Sew Along for all the steps, edits, and suggestions for making this cute jumpsuit

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2024 Fashion Trends You Can Sew (Or Buy)

Everyday wardrobes don’t have to be boring. With a few trendy pieces each new season, you can enhance your capsule wardrobe. I love taking designer pieces and using them to inspire my sewing. Whether you are a fan of Ralph Lauren, Stella McCartney, Victoria Beckham, Christian Siriano (one of my favs), or other famous designers, take inspiration from their creations and breathe some creative fresh air into your current wardrobe. Let’s look at what 2024 fashion trends you can sew that are on spring runways you might want to make.