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How We Wear It: Shibori Onyx Tee, Plus a Pattern Sale!

Shibori Onyx Shirt | Paprika Patterns

It seems as though I have a slight affinity for the indigo-dyed, shibori trend that is so hot right now. My closet houses a handful of hand-dyed garments, my couch is adorned with shibori pillows, and my walls are showing off my dip-dyed indigo experiments. I know that I’m total overdosing on this trend, and I’m okay with it. In fact, I think I’m just getting started. A few months ago I sourced . . .

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Meet the Designer: Toni Coward

Meet the Designer: Toni Coward

Toni Coward had a Better Homes & Gardens subscription at age 10. Today, she lives in an uber modern house on a rural plot of Tasmanian land. But her day job is designing practical and wearable sewing patterns for women and kids. Toni is the designer of Make it Perfect sewing patterns . We chatted with her to find out how this Aussie sewist took her brand global and how she finds inspiration in . . .

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Aimee's Linen Glea Dress

Summertime Glea Dress | Aimee Ortega

Hello Indiesew readers, Allie here. I'm so excited to introduce you to Indiesew's newest contributor, Aimee! She's a fellow Colorado-an and I had the pleasure of meeting her in person a few weeks ago. You'll be seeing much more from this pretty lady in the coming weeks and months, so stay tuned! Hey everyone, my name is Aimee and today I’m sharing the most recent addition to my summer wardrobe: . . .

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Top Five Knit Tee Patterns for Spring 2016

Indiesew.com | Top Five Knit Tee Patterns for Spring 2016

A knit tee can transition from a casual Saturday at home to drinks on the town without a hitch. Comfortable and versatile, knit tees are typically quick, satisfying sewing projects. In fact, once I’ve nailed down a well-fitting knit tee pattern I typically make three or four, assembly-line style. They get worn nearly every day: to my garden plot, to work, and also to bed. A knit tee is, without a . . .

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