Do the stars align? Do things happen for a reason? Is there a right time for everything? Recently I have become more creatively productive. A few things have influenced this. I’ve moved house, have more time and space and also, I can thank my mum. Today I’m writing about why she is my Sew Style … More Let the Cotton Threads Bind Us
I’m Nakisha (working really hard to go by KS Sews in the sew-o-sphere!) of Dressmaking Debacles (@dressmakingdebacles on IG). I learned to sew about five and a half years ago and luckily found the online sewing community very early on. I love the diversity and tone of the Sewcialists blog and was excited to throw my hat … More Sew Style Hero: Modern Classic
My name is Michelle Carlson, and I blog at mdhouseofwhite.blogspot.com and post (sporadically) on Instagram @mdelilahcarlson. One of the first blogs I discovered when I starting reading sewing blogs was Oonaballoona, by Marcy Harriell. Except for our curly hair and the fact that we both love Kai scissors, we are not very similar: she’s an actor, and … More Sew Style Hero: Marcy Harriell
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, 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!