sewing

How I plan a sewing project in Photoshop

Have you ever stared at a pattern and a fabric collection and struggled with visualizing how it will come together? Often when I'm planning out a "strike off" project with custom fabric, I do quick draft in Photoshop first. I use Photoshop because I've owned it for years, but there are some free or cheap… Continue reading How I plan a sewing project in Photoshop

sewing, women

Basically Jalie Blog Tour & Giveaway!

This and next week I have the privilege of co-hosting the Basically Jalie Blog Tour with Stephanie of The Petite Sewist! We're joined by a lineup of talented bloggers from all around the world, all sharing their Jalie basics. To top it all off, we have an amazing giveaway too! Add all your favorite things into your own wishlist on Jalie's website, and you might just WIN YOUR JALIE WISHLIST!

accessories, sewing

Gifts to Sew: Cloth Napkins Tutorial {Blog Tour}

It's Ti's birthday today (Happy Birthday Ti!), so we're celebrating with the "Gifts to Sew" Blog Tour this week! My initial plan for this tour was to make some American Girl Doll clothes but time got away from me, so I decided to share a tutorial for making cloth napkins (serviettes) instead. Cloth napkins make… Continue reading Gifts to Sew: Cloth Napkins Tutorial {Blog Tour}