Category: Sewing instruction

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Faux Leather Moto Jacket With Pintuck Details

The pintuck detail requires some precise sewing. It’s not hard to accomplish, but it does require care. These markings are very close together and marking them can be a challenge. This fabric doesn’t fray, so I just clipped through the marks ever so slightly.

DIY Minky Scarf

DIY Minky Scarf

My quick and easy DIY Minky Scarf video demonstration is up on YouTube! You will love wearing and gifting these super soft, super easy scarfs.

How To Make A Flutter Sleeve

Do you have sleeves on your sewing patterns that just don’t fit quite right? Or, maybe, you want a sleeve that is loose and flowy. This quick sewing class will demonstrate how to make a flutter sleeve. Sewing With Sandi is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program and others, an affiliate advertising…
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How To Sew A Swing Dress That Fits

I love a great swing dress. I especially love a maxi length swing dress. They are easy to wear, a breeze to sew, a simple to fit. I’m going to share with you how to sew a swing dress that fits

Make Your Own Minky Blanket

Make Your Own Minky Blanket

The Minky blanket craze is here to stay. This soft, faux fur fabric is coveted by cuddle bugs everywhere. It’s easy to make your own Minky Blanket, you can whip it up in a jiffy. Minky is an ultra-soft polyester fabric that comes in a variety of thicknesses, patterns, and textures. When pair with a…
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How To Make An Easy T-Shirt Pillow

How To Make An Easy T-Shirt Pillow

This project is super easy and will get your kids involved creatively while using math skills. The side benefit is it will up your recycling game, clean out your closet, and add to your home decore.

Jag's Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review

Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review

Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants by Silhouette Patterns is a relaxed, pull on super comfy pant. What Makes This A Great Pattern With eight pattern pieces (seven if you eliminate the back patch pockets) you can have a relaxed fit, business casual pant that is perfect for running errands, working…
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5 Best Sewing Books For New Sewists

5 Best Sewing Books For New Sewists

Learning to sew is hard! You need to figure out what to make, what to use for fabric, and how to make it. That doesn’t even include how to use your machine!

Wool Coat Upcycle

Wool Coat Recycle

Refashioning an old wool coat can be intimidating. You are taking apart something you may need. I took my 1980’s full length, big sleeved, velvet collar winter coat and transformed it into a leather and girrafe accented, casual yet dressy, car coat.

Vogue Patterns V1638 Review

I found a new Vogue skirt pattern that is actually new and interesting; V1638 hits the mark. It’s high waisted, asymmetrical, and pretty. I hope you enjoy this Vogue Patterns V1638 review and you try this skirt. Travel With Sandi is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed…
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