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McCalls Sewing Pattern 7912 Review

McCalls Sewing Pattern 7912 Review

The long shawl collar is the perfect spot to play with patterns, textures, and fabrics. You can add a complimentary print and carry it over to the patch pockets for a fun look.

How To Make A Hair Bow Ribbon Hanger

How To Make A Hair Bow Ribbon Hanger

Perfect for hanging bows with alligator clips, this simple and easy project will have you looking for more bows to expand your collection.

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

Dunga Dress Pattern Review

Dunga Dress Pattern Review

The Dunga Dress is a straight forward pattern with a relaxed fit and easy techniques. The relaxed fit requires little or no fitting adjustments, making this a fun, casual dress.

McCall's 7695 Pattern Review

McCall’s 7695 Pattern Review

When making up a new pattern, it is important to check the fit with a practice garment. The straight forward pattern, with very little shaping and no darting made this a good candidate for a wearable muslin.

Using A Twin Needle To Sew Knits

Using A Twin Needle To Sew Knits

Learn to sew knits with a twin needle. Once you start using a twin needle to sew knits, you will wonder why you didn’t start sooner!

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

How To Organize Your Sewing Patterns

My envelope patterns (maybe I’ll tackle my .pdfs next – Yikes) were in multiple boxes with random pieces floating out of the envelopes. I could never find the pattern I was looking for and I forgot how many great patterns I have.