Category: sewing

Sewing With Sandi

Sew Marc Jacobs Spring 2020 Trousers

What’s on your sewing table for spring? Take inspiration from the top designers Ready-to-Wear Collections and make them your own. Sew a high end look for a fraction of the price.

Brother Sewing Machine CS7000i

Brother CS7000i Sewing Machine

Brother has launched a new sewing machine just in time to create gorgeous summer fashions. Known for great features, this beginner friendly machine is amazing. Barrett’s Custom Design is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising…
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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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Sewing Christmas Wish List

Sewing Christmas Wish List

Fabric, patterns, notions, oh my! There are so may options to consider when purchasing that perfect gift for the beginning sewist or advanced seamstress.

10 Tips for Garment Sewing Success

10 Tips for Garment Sewing Success

These 10 tips for garment sewing success is a great place to start sewing.

Vogue Pattern V9305 Review

When I saw it in the Vogue Pattern Magazine, I couldn’t wait for it to be released. Once I had the pattern, I had to search for a fabric that would work for the top.

Shopping in New York City

The Garment District in New York City is layed out in a grid pattern, and is generally considered to be between Fifth Avenue and Ninth Avenue, from 34th to 42nd Streets.

Simplicity Pattern 8657 Misses’ Caftan with Options for Design Hacking

Wow- where have you been all my life? This is the most comfy pattern – okay, it’s really just pj’s, but…

Sunny’s Dress Review; Friday Pattern Company

Sunny’s Dress from the Friday Pattern Company is the item for the month.  It was my first Friday Pattern Company pdf and overall I was happy with the results.

McCall Pattern 7542 Pattern Hack

My daughter saw a cute dress on the runway and thought it would make a great holiday dress, so we went in search of a pattern and fabric!  It ended up pretty cute, of course it helps if you are adorable and 25.