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Cardigan Week Starts Now!

Indiesew | 2017 Cardigan Week

Our annual cardigan celebration returns! For the third year in a row, we're taking a full week to show our appreciation for the often-overlooked outer layer: the cardigan. Cardigan Week offers a full seven days of savings and sewing inspiration!   Cardigan Sewing Patterns We currently have 14 cardigan  and blazer  sewing patterns in the shop and we're hoping to add a few more before Cardigan Week . . .

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Indiesew's First Charity Sample Sale is Live!

Indiesew.com | First Charity Sample Sale is Live!

Did you know that we sew a sample of every single sewing pattern you see in the Indiesew Pattern Shop ? We do this to test the pattern instructions and drafting, create a cohesive shopping experience, and make sure the design is in line with our brand aesthetic. It’s our version of quality control.   Roughly ten passionate sewists help us with this enormous task. They’re some of the most skilled . . .

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Get Ready for Cardigan Week!

Indiesew.com | Get Ready for Cardigan Week!

Note: sources for images above linked below. It’s back! Our Cardigan event was such a hit last year that we decided to devote a whole week to these cozy outer layers this year. We want to encourage and enable everyone’s fall wardrobe plans so we’re having a big sale on all cardigan and blazer sewing patterns! A fall wardrobe is not complete without one of these staples. So all cardigans  and . . .

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Fall Skirt Week Blog Tour Roundup

Indiesew.com | Fall Skirt Week Blog Tour Roundup

Our first ever Fall Skirt Week  just wrapped up and we're feeling more inspired than ever to sew separates for fall. Three lovely sewing bloggers participated in a mini blog tour that left us feeling motivated to get going on our own handmade skirts! But see for yourself:  LORI'S NITA WRAP SKIRT Lori sewed up the Nita Wrap Skirt  for a garment that easily transitions into cooler weather. Find out . . .

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Fall Skirt Week is Here!

Fall Skirt Week | Indiesew

Note: sources for images above linked below. As much as I love the seemingly endless days of summer, there is something peaceful to me about fall. I love the crisp feeling in the air. Something about the leaves changing and the days getting more grey makes me want to hunker down, bake everything, and layer myself in clothing until I can’t possibly move. When I was younger my clothing was strictly . . .

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Introducing the Monthly Creations Giveaway!

Indiesew Monthly Creations Giveaway

One of Indiesew’s founding ideals—and part of the company mission—was to create a space to foster creativity while serving as a community where sewists could collaborate. We encourage users to share their creations, leave reviews and thoughts about patterns, and interact with other sewing enthusiasts around the world through comments. We do this because we believe sewing is more fun when you can . . .

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The Great Tank Sale!

Indiesew.com | Great Tank 20% Off Sale!

Pictured above:  Valencia Tank Does just the thought of turning your iron on in the summer make you sweat? Is your fabric stash dwindling because you’ve been busy playing all summer, avoiding the numerous fabric sales? But let me guess: you still really have the hankering to sew, even if it’s just a quick project. Your soul is craving it. I get it: sewing in the summer is tough. We’re busy, it’s . . .

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Coat Month: Sherri's Marmalade Jacket

Indiesew Coat Month | Sherri's Marmalade Jacket

Hi! I'm Sherri from  Thread Riding Hood , and I'm so glad to have had the opportunity to sew up a jacket for Coat Month. It's not likely it would have gotten to the top of my to-do list otherwise! This wonderful coat is the  Marmalade Jacket  (View B) from Waffle Patterns.     I am so proud of my final jacket and really happy with how it turned out. Looking back, it was a fun project, and I . . .

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