How to sew a skirt waistband

How to Sew A Faced Waistband

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Making a waistband is an integral skill within your library of sewing knowledge. Learn tips and tricks, master your new technique and look fab in your custom wardrobe.


How to stitch up a tote

How to Stitch Up a Sassy Button Tote

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This fun little bag is a great way to use up some of your vintage buttons, or a wonderful project to have your daughter or granddaughter make with you. Get that button foot out and lets make this bag together in an afternoon.


shoulder wrap or scarf

DIY Claire McCardell-Inspired Wrap/Scarf

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This cozy wrap is inspired by a 1947 shoulder shrug by mid-century designer Claire McCardell. This modern update can be worn around the shoulders or as a scarf. It’s reversible, too, making it even more versatile!


Andrea Davis

Meet Andrea Davis of Sew-To-Fit

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A recent addition to our panel of WeAllSew Experts, Andrea Davis (a.k.a. A.D. Lynn) shares her passion for sewing – and custom pattern fitting – in her Sew-To-Fit blog as she relates the challenges and successes of constructing clothing for herself and others.


infinity scarf

DIY Infinity Scarf – FREE Video Tutorial

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This easy-to-sew infinity scarf is a great project for a beginner, and also a quick-to-make project for sewists of any skill level. Two yards of fabric is enough for two scarves – one for you and one for a friend!


Julie Eilber

Meet Julie Eilber of Jet Set Sewing

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Meet Julie Eilber, one of our newest WeAllSew Experts.On her blog, JetSetSewing.com, she shares the pleasures and pitfalls of working with vintage patterns, reconstructing Chanel-style jackets, and creating copies of garments by designers such as Charles James, Elsa Schiaparelli, Madame Vionnet and Claire McCardell.


DIY Modernista Tote Bag

How to Make a Modernista Tote Bag

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Travel in style wherever you go with this pretty and practical tote bag, whether you’re boarding a plane, rushing to a meeting, or just heading to the grocery store. Big enough to hold your purse and other essentials without overflowing, this roomy tote bag adds a cheery pop of color to any wardrobe.


diy bucket bag

How to Make a Bucket Bag

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Just in time for autumn, a pretty and practical bucket bag from Sue Bleiweiss, whose other projects for WeAllSew include a Wool Applique Needle Book and a Padded Phone Pouch.


Liola Designs, Molly Cardigan

Sew Your Own Wardrobe Basics

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What’s in YOUR closet? Hangers full of clothes, but nothing to wear? Solve your “What to wear?” quandary by stitching up some custom-fit wardrobe basics from patterns you’ll stitch up again and again.


Independent Garment Designer Pattern Tour - Week Four

Indie Garment Pattern Tour, Week Four: Fashion Forward Patterns

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We’re approaching the end of our Indie Garment Pattern Company Tour, but don’t worry – SeamstressErin still has some awesome designers to share with us. This week we’ll take a look at cutting-edge, fashion-forward pattern companies.