Happy Tribute Month! For the month of August, we’re asking Sewcialists around the world to get inspired by their favourite online sewists: bloggers, bloggers, Instagrammers, podcasters, and more! It’s a chance to let other Sewcialists know they inspire you, and also to add a bit of their flare to your own wardrobe! The “rules” are … More Tribute Month Starts Today!
Wow! We had an amazing response to our post last week asking for people to contribute posts! We’ve now go more than enough posts for Tribute Month – but don’t worry, there are other ways to take part! First and foremost, make something for Tribute Month! Remember, the theme is paying tribute by another Sewcialist … More Thank you, Sewcialists!
A group blog doesn’t work very well with just one author… so I hope I can convince you (YES, YOU!) to write for the Sewcialists! Who can write for the Sewcialists? ANYONE! Rookie or expert, young or older, slim or curvy, of any nationality, race, linguistic background, gender or orientation. You see, individual blogs empower … More Will you write for the Sewcialists?
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!