Author: Sandi

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converting a tunic to a dress

Converting A Tunic To A Dress

Converting the Style Arc Teddy Designer Top to a dress was super easy and I love the casual swing dress look.

Style Arc Designer Teddy Top Sew Along

Style Arc Teddy Designer Top Sew-Along

It is all about the tunic tops for me. I love a comfy tunic paired with skinny jeans or leggings. I decided to give this tunic pattern a try and video taped while I sewed. My Style Arc Teddy Designer Top Sew-Along is the first attempt at this top and I like the way it…
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Sewing Makes And Plans Volume 6

What can I say about this pattern – it’s the perfect swing top/dress. If you have never sewn with knits, this is the one to hone your skills. Super easy to construct and great twin needle detail, you will love the way it fits.

Beginner

Easy Sewing Projects For Beginners

Using a free machine from your grandmother may seem like a good idea, but once you get it home, you will find it can be a more than a little frustrating for beginner sewing projects. It is the easiest way to relegate your fun projects and great ideas into the closet.

How Tp sew a bottonhole the easy way

How To Sew A Buttonhole The Easy Way

When you sew a buttonhole, the buttonhole foot is the most important tool in the entire buttonhole system. Unless, of course, you choose to make a buttonhole by hand. But why would you?

Brother CS6000i

The Best Beginner Sewing Machine

After over 20 years of teaching sewing classes, one common question I hear is “What is a good sewing machine for me?” Since I purchased my first Brother sewing machine many years ago, they have always been my go to recommendation. New sewers are looking for a product that is reliable, offers a great value, and has state-of-the-art technology; the Brother CS6000i sewing machine is all that and more.

Silhouette Pattern 1017 Review

Silhouette Pattern 1017 Review

After you attached the sheer, you channel stitch it. For this skirt, I stitched my lines one inch apart, diagonally across the sheer. Then clipped the sheer down the middle of the channel to give it a frayed look.

Everything you need to know about pins

Everything You Need To Know About Pins

Glass head pins are perfect for almost every garment sewing project on your to-do list. They have a fairly narrow shaft and a sharp point making them the perfect choice for pinning pieces together

Spring Pattern and Fabric Haul

Spring Pattern And Fabric Haul

Below is the pattern and fabric list to coincide with the Spring Pattern And Fabric Haul Video.

Sew A Baby Sherpa Cape

Sew A Sherpa Baby Cape

This Baby Cape Pattern is so easy to make and perfect to toss on when you move baby from house to car seat. It can be draped over or a wrapped around and isn’t bulky like a coat when strapping your baby in! Let’s sew a Sherpa baby cape for the munchkin in your life.…
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