Wednesday Weekly #93

Wednesday Weekly #93

Posted by Helen | July 19, 2017 | Wednesday Weekly
Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday! This past weekend I got together with some friends to do some indigo dyeing! We each dyed four pieces and we are so happy with the results. I can’t wait to get started sewing some of these awesome fabrics! I’ll be sure to do a full post on the dyeing soon, I took about a million photos!

Wednesday Weekly

News (clockwise from top left)

Designer stitch released the Ravanna wrap pants.

Ready to Sew released the Jazz jumpsuit and dress.

Schnittchen Patterns released the Marta Dress.

Christine Haynes released the Varda top and dress.

Sew Over It released the Elsie Dress.

 

Makes

This ruffled dress from Creating the Gap has me swooning.

I’m so impressed by this Sashiko bag from Sewing with Kate.

Dandelion Drift made a stunning Highlands Wrap Dress.

Two pretty Pony tanks from Handmade Frenzy.

Sea of Teal made this gorgeous white Simplicity dress.

What Katie Sews is looking summery in her tropical jumpsuit.

Speaking of jumpsuits, this Jazz jumpsuit from The Magnificent Thread is amazing.

These Maritime shorts from Sewing and Cocktails are summer perfection.

I love this Nita Wrap skirt from The Doing Things Blog.

 

Resources

Papercut Patterns shows us a couple ways to make waist ties.

Cookin’ and Craftin’ share her guide to fabric shopping in Bangkok.

Vintage on Tap goes over how to sew a corner seam.

Grainline Studio shares tips on keeping your serger in tip-top condition.

 

Inspiration

Over 80,000 vintage sewing pattern covers have been shared over on the Vintage Pattern Wiki. Get inspired by decades of fashion and style and see how sewing patterns have evolved over time.

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Oh Helen, thank you so much for mentioning my white dress. It makes me so happy to be along with so beautiful other seamstress!
Greeting from Germany!
Stef

Thanks for the shout out Helen, so glad you like my bag x

A big thank you Helen for including my new pattern release – Ravanna Pants – in your weekly blog post. It is very much appreciated and I value your time that you spend compiling this round up. Thank you and thank you again. Kind Regards. Ann at Designer Stitch.

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