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Pattern Spotlight: The Sheath Dress by The Avid Seamstress

Pattern Spotlight: Sheath Dress by The Avid Seamstress

We're starting a new YouTube series this week called Pattern Spotlight! This series will take a quick one minute look at a sewing pattern in the Indiesew shop. You'll get to see the features of the design up close as well as it modeled on a human body. This week we're highlighting the Sheath Dress by The Avid Seamstress , a pattern we offer in both digital and paper format! Take a look and let us . . .

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The New and Improved Union St. Tee

Indiesew | New and Improved Union St. Tee by Hey June

We have some exciting news for you all today! One of our most popular patterns, the Union St. Tee by Hey June , just got a facelift! And to celebrate we're offering 25% off all of our  jersey and  rib knit fabrics so you can get to making one for yourself! More on that at the bottom of this post. Adrianna, the designer behind  Hey June sewing patterns does a great job of revamping her most . . .

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How to Sew the Matcha Top Collar

Indiesew.com | How to Sew the Matcha Top Collar

Since we launched the  2017 Fall/Winter Collection  it's clear that the  Matcha Top is a crowd favorite. This boxy design by Sew Liberated has a flattering gathered neckline with a mandarin-inspired collar. The collar is designed to lay flat against the neckline and really highlights your collar bone and frames your face. It's a lovely detail we haven't seen in other designs. And because the . . .

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Our Second Charity Sample Sale is Live!

Indiesew | Second Charity Auction is Live!

We're so happy to announce that our second charity sample auction is now live! What is this all about, you ask? Well, a few months ago we had  our first charity sample auction on eBay for Charity. We auctioned off roughly 30 samples sewn for the Indiesew Pattern Shop . These were items that either myself or one of our dedicated sample sewists sewed by hand. Each item is then photographed and then . . .

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2017 Fall/Winter Collection: Blog Tour Roundup

Indiesew.com | 2017 Fall/Winter Collection Blog Tour

The  2017 Fall/Winter Collection launched just ten days ago and it's been so inspiring to see what you all are sewing from it already! I've seen multiple finished  Coram and  Matcha Tops and I love that you're all finding the  Carrie Cardigan a super fast and satisfying sew. Over the past ten days seven sewing bloggers shared their versions of the 2017 Fall/Winter Collection. Three of the . . .

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Introducing the 2017 Fall/Winter Collection

Indiesew 2017 Fall/Winter Collection

Finally (finally!) the  2017 Fall/Winter Collection has arrived! This one spent a long time in the planning stages, folks. It was one of those projects where the details didn't pull together until the end. But the day I received these photos back from the photographer? Yeah, I knew that this pattern bundle and complementary fabrics were some of our best yet. The 2017 Fall/Winter Collection . . .

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October 2017 Creations Giveaway + Announcing the Aug/Sept Winner

October 2017 Creations Giveaway | Indiesew Blog

In just five short days, the 2017 Fall/Winter Pattern and Fabric Collection will launch! This one has been in the planning stages far longer than any collection we've launched. Honestly, at times I felt like it might never come together. I struggled to choose complementary patterns while simultaneously working on my own design. But finally, just five days before you get to see it, I feel at peace . . .

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Grainline Studio patterns now available in digital format!

Indiesew.com | Grainline Studio Sewing Patterns Now Available in Digital Format!

Today is a big day, folks. If you sew your own clothes, you know Grainline Studio. Jen Beeman created her sewing pattern brand in 2011, when the indie sewing world was in its infancy. She was one of the first on the scene creating digital sewing patterns for the home sewist. Now six years later, she has an extensive sewing pattern lineup and a loyal following. We've always been a big fan of Jen . . .

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