Who We Are: From Sewcialist to Fashion Designer

I’m a self-taught dressmaker. My training has been the university of “OMG, I have no idea what I’m doing,” online tutorials, YouTube, books from the library, pattern instructions, and Twitter chats. I’ve blogged a lot about my insecurities with being self-taught. About 4 years ago, I found myself divorced, with no job, no career, no … More Who We Are: From Sewcialist to Fashion Designer

Sewing for Giants

Hi! I am Wendy from CoserCosas.es and apparently, I am a freak… just kidding… I’m only slightly above average height with my 177cm (5’9″). The discussion started here on the Sewcialist blog about identity is very interesting. I am not going to list all my identities here, so let’s just keep it simple with white, … More Sewing for Giants

Who We Are: Living with Pain or Chronic Illness

Editor’s note: Now that TNT month is over, we’ll be posting a few “Who We Are” posts while we start planning in the background for February’s theme month! We’ll announce the theme in early January! We asked the community to share their experiences of being a sewist living with pain, chronic illness, or health concerns. … More Who We Are: Living with Pain or Chronic Illness