Category: sewing

Sewing With Sandi

Sewing Christmas Wish List

Sewing Christmas Wish List

Christmas shopping is fast approaching, be sure to add some of these goodies to your wish list. Below are some of my favorite tools that should make your sewing Christmas wish list. If you have someone on your list that has been bitten by the sewing bug, you will find lots of great gift options…
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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 from 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.

Pattern Review – Collette’s One Piece Wrap

Wraps are the perfect accessory for Fall.  They can go from casual to very dressy.

Who Influences Your Style?

We are bombarded by style inspiration from not only TV and magazines, but now add Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, etc. How do we interpret these styles and make them appropriate for the everyday woman? How do they influence your style? Elle Fanning is adorable, young, cute, hip and a Miu Miu model. I happen to love…
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