When Gillian reached out to me about writing a guest post for the Sewcialists for the #sewstripes challenge, I happily accepted. I frequently write about sewing over at the Curvy Sewing Collective, I use the #sewcialists hashtag on Instagram all the time (I’m @weboughtamanor), and any excuse to sew a new outfit is a good … More How to wear stripes, when you hate stripes!
Hi everyone! I am so excited to be back for the #sewstripes theme with another blog post and this one is all about striped bikini I made recently. Now, some of you may know that I live in Calgary and right now Calgary is cold. It’s layered-merino-sweaters-and-puffy-coat cold. There will be no bikini weather here for … More Striped Jordy Swimsuit
Hello, sewcialists!! Pauline here. I’m a homeschool mom of 2 teenagers and a tween living in the Bay area. I blog at http://www.sewuthinkucan.blogspot.com and I’m @sewuthinkucan on Instagram. As a self-professed stripe nut, I got really excited when Gillian announced Stripes as the February’s theme for the Sewcialists blog and allowed me to share a finished project with … More A striped Deer and Doe Givre dress for Frocktails 2018
Hello all! My name is Anna and you find me on our family sewing blog PeterSilie&Co (IG: @petersilieundco). I am really bad with sewing plans and sticking to time tables. But when the theme month came up last year, I decided to participate, and I therefore have to deliver something. I said “I will probably … More Non-Linear Journey of a Linear Minidress
In my informal research on sewing with stripes, I’ve seen one concern pop up over & over again: people are nervous about how to style stripes. It’s easy enough to throw on a Breton stripe knit tee & a pair of jeans, but some people shy away from incorporating others kinds of stripes into other … More How to Wear Stripes with Other Prints!
Hello Sewcialists! Are you ready for some #sewstripes inspiration? Becky here, of @sewbeckyjo, with your first Stripes Month Challenge round-up, and we ALL love round-ups, amirite? It’s like a fashion inspiration magazine of all your virtual sewing BFFs in one place. LOVE IT. As usual: if we missed you, it may be because your Instagram … More Sew Stripes Month Instagram Round-Up: Feb 1 – 10
Hello fellow Sewcialists. I am Jamie, a stay-at-home dad of 2 little boys and you can find my blog at Male Devon Sewing. Some of you may remember me from series 4 of the Great British Sewing Bee where my first make was a bias-cut striped georgette top? I was delighted to be asked to … More The ‘Don’ – Bold Striped Blazer