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Selfish Sewing week - Day #1 - Ruby Octagon Dress

Hello Sewcialists,

I am officially in love with shift dresses and I can see myself wearing them all the time in the coming weeks. The best thing about the shift shape is tgat it is like a blank canvas and you can make your imagination come to life with so many sewing techniques. 155 more words

Sewing Projects

Sari Blouse For A Bridesmaid 

Hey Dolls!

I wanted to share a special post with you today. I had the privilege of making a traditional Indian Saree (or Sari) blouse for my coworker. 325 more words


Leather and Crystal Cuff

A few weeks ago I posted a leather bracelet DIY project: I recently found a small scrap of lovely salmon pink leather, and this seemed the ideal purpose for it.

My Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers

In 4 Ways to Spark Creativity, I mentioned that one way to become inspired is through learning new techniques. I practice this by reading numerous craft books, scrolling through Pinterest and, most recently, watching YouTube video tutorials. 329 more words



I stumbled across a second-hand loom at a jumble sale recently, so have been experimenting with weaving. The loom is a small table-top one, so I have started by weaving a couple of scarves. 124 more words


Photos and video taken by Nico Dawson

Perfect as a layering piece or gift giving. Learn how to make yours down below.


DIY Swing Dress: M6886 Hack

Happy Sunday!

This week I have a super easy pattern hack. I saw quite a few dresses on Pinterest that had a chic oversized feel. I didn’t know how I felt about the look at first, but for some reason I kept going back to it. 329 more words