Me Made May 2021

I did continue sewing throughout the past year but I didn’t realize how many things I’ve made until Me Made May (for those unfamiliar, you are supposed to post one thing you’ve made for every day in May). So, I wanted to share some of my favourites with you here. Let me know what you think and how you’ve spent quarantine- did you take some me time or did you stay motivated throughout?? Or maybe a bit of both? Continue reading Me Made May 2021

Baseball Tee Sew-Along (FREE)

I find that for beginners at sewing garments, the written instructions that come with patterns can be very time demanding and frustrating! I certainly hated it when I was just starting out. So, I thought I would start filming as I sew in the hopes that others might find it helpful and may even learn some new skills or tips. Continue reading Baseball Tee Sew-Along (FREE)

Sewing: How to Finish/Neaten Your Seams

Hello! Today I wanted to show you a few different ways to finish your seams. Depending on where you are in your sewing journey and how you have approached it, you may already know this. But for those not familiar with different ways to finish your seams on the inside of your garments, I hope this will be helpful. I know not everyone particularly likes … Continue reading Sewing: How to Finish/Neaten Your Seams

McCalls Sewing Pattern

Understanding Sewing Patterns

Today, I wanted to demystify sewing patterns for those who are new to using commercial sewing patterns. Reason being- I’ve taken a lot of sewing courses and I noticed that none of them actually explained sewing pattern envelopes well (or at all). At first glance, sewing pattern envelopes can seem intimidating with all the numbers and charts. But it’s actually pretty simple once it’s explained. … Continue reading Understanding Sewing Patterns