I Sew, Therefore I Am made this Ruska Dress featuring some lovely colour blocking.
Emma’s Altier sewed this super-cool menswear bomber jacket! I love the combination of a classic shape with bold fabric.
Dixie DIY made this beautiful pink and black Anouk dress. Dixie is pregnant (congrats!), and she pointed out that Anouk works well as a secret maternity pattern because of the adjustable waist ties. Community:
Trash to Couture sewed this gorgeous 70’s-esque chiffon dress using a vintage pattern that belonged to her grandmother. How cool is that?
The Fair Stitch created this wonderful Anza dress. It’s so pretty and summery!
Ho-Mei from Arrow Mountain released this awesome PDF sewing tracker template; this tool helps you track the progress of your sewing project by breaking it down into steps, from buying the pattern, pre-washing fabrics, to applying interfacing and installing closure. I love an organizational tool!
Sew DIY created a video tutorial for three ways to create a seam allowance guide. This is a great resource for those of you who don’t have clear seam allowance guides on your machine’s throat plate!
Elisalex De Castro Peake chats with us about her leap from the fashion world to the home sewing community. We hear the story behind By Hand London and discuss where things are headed next. Elisalex also shares great tips about fitting bodices, embroidering clothing, and dressing to impress. Listen here.
Happy Wednesday, everyone! This Wednesday Weekly will be covering the past two weeks, since last week, we were celebrating our third anniversary! We’re so excited about sewing in August, particularly...