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!
There are so many bloggers making great lingerie these days! If you are looking for inspiration, here are some of my favourites to check out. OhhhLulu sells handmade lingerie and PDF patterns – plus she’s from a small town just an hour and a half from me! Emerald Erin is also from Southern Ontario – … More Bra and Knicker Sewing Inspiration!
I’m so excited for Lingerie month to begin! We’ve got some great guest posts lined up, including pattern reviews, techniques and tricks, and expert advice. You can join in by sewing bras, underwear, corsets, robes, slips or pjs! Any pattern goes – just grab the graphic above if you do a blog post and make … More July is Lingerie Month!
It’s official! This July is going to be Lingerie Sewing Month here on the Sewcialist website. As always, it’s a theme, not a specific sew-along… so if you sew yourself any bras, underwear, slips, corsets, robes or PJs in July you can upload pics into our Flickr group to be included in the round up. … More July is Lingerie Sewing Month!