Hullo, Stitchers! My name is Piper Springs. I live the push-pull life of a working mother, sewist, writer and amateur fashion historian in Southern Arizona, in the US. I’d like to introduce, or reintroduce, you to five inspirational sewists and bloggers. These women are great sewists, but more than that they are real women whose … More Five Sewcialist Inspirations from Piper Springs
Inspiration doesn’t have an age, race, or religion…or maybe it’s a religion of it’s own. One where anyone can come and worship at the altar of beauty and creativity. There are so many voices, each with their own unique additions to this creative adventure, and obviously I can’t list them all here, but I’ve narrowed … More A small sampling of Sewcialists to fire your creativity!
Hi! I’m Lori. Veterinarian, mom to a nearly 3 year old son, and wife of a dairy farmer in small town Ontario, Canada by day, and sewist since I was 12 years old by night and weekend. I’m excited to be involved in the Sewcialists Tribute Month inspiration series. When I think about who inspires me … More I Need More Days in August, Please!
Hi everyone! I’m Becca, dedicated sewer, geek, mum, Yorkshire lass and blogger over at http://www.redwsews.wordpress.com. So, the Sewcialists blog is back and it’s tribute month next month. Exciting times! I wasn’t a regular sewist when the blog was previously active but have come across so many great posts that I’m really thrilled it’s back with … More Sewcialist Inspiration by Red W Sews!
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!
Upon my return to sewing in 2014, it wasn’t long before I was surfing online for everything sewing. I’ve been working online for 20 years (my first web site went live in 1997) so the internet is like my alternate home. Putting sewing together with the internet was a natural progression for me. After … More Sewing Bloggers & Vloggers that Tutor, Inspire and Nurture – by PsychicSewerKathleen !
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!