As part of the Get Ready for Spring blog tour, today I'm reviewing the Girl's With Love dress sewing pattern from Ellie and Mac. This is a great sewing project for beginners and is a fun dress with ruffles and a gathered sleeve. Read on for my full pattern review.
It's Fave Fabric Friday again, and this time a fun quilting cotton collection has caught my eye: Suzy's Minis 2 by Suzy Ultman for Robert Kaufman:
Sewing a straight line is so much harder than I thought. Here are the best tips for how to sew straight lines, including how to improve your sewing technique and tools to help you along faster.
Fave Fabric Friday: a weekly feature of my favorite fabric collections. This week I'm featuring a cute fabric collection including unicorns, flowers and glitter in mint, lilac, gold and white. Perfect for little girls who love magical fairy tales.
There's only so many ruffles and frills you can sew before you start looking for something different. Today, I'm featuring my favourite dress sewing patterns that have fun back details - from cutouts to criss-cross, these fun patterns have the wow factor when a little girl turns around.
I love fabric! Everyone who knows me knows I love fabric. Since you're here, I'm guessing you do too! I could spend hours (without kids!) wandering around fabric stores, touching all the fabric and dreaming about what I could make. When I can't make it to a fabric store, I satisfy my craving by browsing my favourite fabric websites.
There's just so much pretty fabric in the world!
Sew perfect binding every time with an adjustable binding foot. An easy tutorial with lots of tips here for how to use a binding foot for quilting or clothes. I'll never sew bias binding another way after using this cheap tool that's available for most sewing machines, including Janome, Brother and Bernina.
Christmas is getting close, and I love to have a homemade Christmas present or two under the Christmas tree. The Best Christmas Toy Sewing Patterns Blog Tour was the perfect excuse to sew a special toy for one of my kids!