We’re back with a classic Sewcialist challenge: Tribute Month! They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, so let’s pay tribute to our favourite sewcialists by copying their style! Chose someone online or IRL whose sewing you adore, and take inspiration from a project, technique, sense of style or attitude. You could copy an outfit directly, … More Get ready, Sewcialists: August is Tribute Month!
Back in 2013, I tweeted a lot. We all did! The world of sewing blogs was booming, and Instagram hadn’t yet made micro-blogging possible, so everyone was on Twitter. There were scheduled Friday afternoon #sewingchats, and we’d tweet our way through self-created events like the #sewcialbee, where we assigned ourselves a Great British Sewing Bee-style challenge to complete … More What is a Sewcialist?
It’s been two years since the Sewcialists blog was active… but we’re back in action! And by “we”, I mean me, Gillian, and YOU. I blog about my personal sewing at craftingarainbow.wordpress.com, but my goal here is to facilitate a space where anyone can contribute, regardless of experience, age, size, or background. The Sewcialists blog has always been … More The Sewcialists are back, baby!
Wow, what a great month of guest posts and sewing! A big thanks to everyone who took part! In case you missed anything, here are links to each post: Bra and Knicker Sewing Inspiration Review: A Vintage Silk Slip Bra-Making Favourites: Cut and Sew Foam and Fold-Over Elastic Tutorial: Sew a Lace Robe Review: The … More Lingerie Month Round-Up!
Hello Sewcialists, happy lingerie month to you all! I’m Ginny and I love sewing lingerie! Well, actually, I love sewing & making a variety of different things — but lingerie sewing currently tops the list of my sewing favorites :D. I blog infrequently at Ginpins, and also put some of my projects up on Kollabora. … More The Summer Roses Lingerie Set
Hello fellow Sewcialists, Charlotte from English Girl at Home here today, with a review of The Secrets of Sewing Lingerie by Katherine Sheers and Laura Stanford. I ordered this book shortly after it’s release, inspired by seeing photos from the book on other blogs. Lingerie Sewing Month has given me the nudge to finally sew a project from the … More The Secrets of Sewing Lingerie – A Book Review
Hi, Sewcialists! My name is Andie and I blog over at Sew Pretty in Pink. Back in November, I took Beverly Johnson’s beginner bra making course at Bra Maker’s Supply in Hamilton, ON. I was very lucky to learn how to make a bra from the Fairy Bra Mother herself. In the course, Beverly fits … More Tutorial: Cloning a bra