August is Sew Style Hero month here on the Sewcialists, and we are hoping you take part! All you have to do is sew something inspired by another sewist (or celebrity/friend/fictional character/whomever) and tag is #SewStyleHero on Instagram! We’ll be highlighting as many of your makes as we can on our Instagram feed all month. … More It’s your turn to join #SewStyleHero Month!!!
Hi everyone, Kate here, one of your Sewcialists Editors! As you know if you’ve been following us for a while, a big focus of the Sewcialists is on inclusion and community. Our Who We Are series is all about amplifying the voices of sewists from all walks of life, and sharing how identity can impact sewing … More Call for Submissions: Who We Are
Next up to give us some inspiration is Susan from Measure Twice, Cut Once. Susan is a fashion/pattern designer and teacher who created Measure Twice, Cut Once to share her love of sewing, knowledge of the fashion industry and the joy of creating. Her aim is to provide industry level patterns, instructions and design for the … More Lingerie sewing inspiration from Susan (Measure Twice, Cut Once)
Hi everyone, it’s Kate here! I’m one of the editors here at Sewcialists blog and I run my own sustainable sewing blog over at Time to Sew (you can also find me on Instagram). When the August theme was published, I knew that I really wanted to write a post about the challenges with finding personal … More The Elusive Sew Style Hero
My name is Atia from The Bright Blooms. I have been sewing and blogging for quite a long time but recently started taking my handmade wardrobe more seriously. I am constantly inspired by others in the sewing community, and adapt patterns and ideas to suit my style as a Muslim woman. First and foremost, I … More Sew Style Hero: Inspired by Colour
Hello, Sewcialists! Andie here from Sew Pretty in Pink and @sewprettyinpink on IG. Shannon, otherwise known as @rare.device on Instagram and blog Rare Device, has been a Sew Style Hero for me since I started following her a couple of years ago. Shannon is also the founder of Sew Queer, an IG account that promotes … More Sew Style Hero: Shannon from Rare Device
Hello Sewcialists, my name is Anna, blogging at PeterSilie&Co and today I want to talk about … colours. COLOUR? Yes, colour. Why? Well, let me start at the beginning. My mom has always told me, when I had some kind of fantasy of dyeing my hair a different colour, that my hair colour perfectly matches … More Sew Style Hero: Let’s talk about colour!