Quick & Easy Sewing with the Cricut Maker: A Review

This post is sponsored by Cricut. The opinions expressed in this post are my own. Affiliate links are included. If you remember back to last summer, Cricut partnered with several sewing bloggers to initiate a #SewCricut collaboration. I was one of the fortunate few that were asked to try the Cricut Air Explore 2 and…

{Sewing with Denim} Adding Embellishments & A FREE 3D Appliqué Tutorial

Hey friends! I am back to share with you a highly requested tutorial for the 3D appliqué you all saw on my instagram stories last week *and* to share some inspiration for denim embellishments! Denim is great for apparel (obviously) but also great for featuring your clever and creative embellishments! A huge trend right now…

{Sewing with Denim} The Perfect Fitting Pant

After the first Sewing with Denim post, many readers brought up concerns in sewing pants for themselves or their children. Many also made comments that pants patterns seem intimidating and measurements all over the board mean size mashing is needed. Don't worry, friends! I've got you!!! In this blog post we'll talk about the anatomy…

{Introduction} Sewing with Denim

Hey sewing friends! I'd like to begin the New Year with several series to help you build confidence in sewing apparel and to encourage you to try new things. First up, we'll be taking a look at sewing with denim! Let's start by learning a little bit about denim and taking a look at various…

Gift Guide: Stocking Stuffers for the Sewist

Hey all!!! Happy Holidays!!! First, let me just start by saying you may need to just copy and paste this link to your significant other if you aren't the one doing the stockings this year...or just go ahead and click each link below and make yourself a nice wishlist to send to family and friends!!…

{Friday Favorites} Interfacing and Stabilizers

***This post contains affiliate links*** It's time for another fun round of Friday Favorites! Today I'll be sharing with you my favorite interfacing and stabilizers and where/when/how to use them! First things first...I bet you are wondering what's the difference between interfacing and stabilizers??? Super simple: interfacing is meant to be sewn into the project,…

Tips & Tricks on Tuesday: Sewing Button Closures

*** This post contains affiliate links and I will be compensated if you make a purchase after clicking on my links*** What is your sewing nemisis? You know...the one part in a pattern or tutorial that makes you cringe, want to throw in the towel or go rouge and alter the construction? I see time…