Capsule Wardrobe, Head to Head Comparison

Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks

I may be slow-playing my swing dress head to head comparison, but I desperately needed woven tanks after my last closet purge, so last week I busted out 4 of them!  And since I was making 4 woven tanks, why not do a head to head right? The Contenders:  Grainline Willow Tank, Made by Rae… Read More Capsule Head to Head: Woven Tanks

Capsule Wardrobe

How to Build a Wardrobe of Indie Patterns for $34 (including athletic wear)

We sewists sew for all sorts of reasons — some of us sew for therapy and creativity, some for business, some to help out the household budget.  We have all sorts of budgets for sewing — from the sky’s the limit to spending only a small amount each month. I know there are plenty of… Read More How to Build a Wardrobe of Indie Patterns for $34 (including athletic wear)

Capsule Wardrobe

A Cozy Linden Sweatshirt

Before we take another look at one of my all-time favorite patterns (shameless Grainline fangirl here), I just wanted to let y’all know that I have more great tips over on the Sew the Show blog today!  Several of you have expressed interest in seeing how I do a forward sloping shoulder adjustment, which is… Read More A Cozy Linden Sweatshirt

Capsule Wardrobe, Pattern Review

Everyone loves a freebie! The Kzjo Studios Poppy Tee

Who doesn’t love a free pattern, right?  I stumbled across this free Poppy Tee from Kzjo Studios when I was doing my fall capsule and thought, what the heck?  It was easy, quick and free.  The style was loose and boxy which meant that the fit would be harder to screw up, so I decided… Read More Everyone loves a freebie! The Kzjo Studios Poppy Tee