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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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Coat Month: Teresa's Evergreen Jacket

Indiesew Coat Month | Teresa's Evergreen Jacket

Hey there, Indiesew readers! It’s Teresa here, from Dandelion Drift ! I was thrilled when Allie asked me to add a little post over here about coats. I tackled my first coat, the Grainline Cascade Duffle Coat , this past summer while I was sewing away in the Super Online Sewing Match. I have to tell you: when I sewed the Cascade, I was terrified. I always thought coats were intimidating, with a . . .

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Coat Month: Kimberly's Houndstooth Icon Coat

Kimberly's Icon Coat |

Hi everyone! I am Kimberly, the pattern designer and blogger at Straight Stitch Designs . I am so happy to be here today sharing with you during Coat Month . I was really quite thrilled when Allie asked me to participate, so thanks for having me! Once I knew I needed to sew something up for Coat Month, I immediately started scoping out all the great outerwear patterns that Indiesew carries. . . .

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It's Coat Month! | Handmade Coat Month

A new year has arrived and for many it’s chock full of new personal goals and aspirations. Many of you have resolved to sew more in 2016, and a few have goals of creating a mostly, handmade wardrobe. We want to help! We’re starting with Coat Month.  This is our first annual Coat Month and we have so much outerwear sewing inspiration in store for you. There's a sale, new fabrics and patterns, and . . .

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Fall 2015 Selfish Sewing Week Round-up

Fall 2015 Selfish Sewing Week | Blogger Round-up

As another season of Selfish Sewing Week comes to an end, I am officially full up on sewing inspiration to last me another six months. Fall 2015 Selfish Sewing week was one for the books, with twenty-three bloggers bringing us daily selfish sewing inspiration for an entire week. Rachael  and I are, once again, totally floored with your creativity and productivity! So let's just get a quick recap . . .

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Selfish Sewing Week: The Doing Things Blog

Selfish Sewing Week | Tori from The Doing Things Blog

I am so excited to be a part of Selfish Sewing Week! When I was looking through all of the fabulous patterns on Indiesew, I had to make a list because they were all so good!    I decided to go with  The Union St. Tee  because you can do so many things with it! You can make it a round or v-neck, and it has three different sleeve lengths. It is such a great basic pattern for any t-shirt you want to . . .

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Selfish Sewing Week: Knitty Bitties

Selfish Sewing Week | Andrea of Knitty Bitties

Hello and Happy Friday! Today's theme is maternity. With just about 8 weeks left in my pregnancy, I'm definitely wearing primarily maternity clothes. With such a small selection of maternity options available + the short amount of time you wear maternity clothes, creating a handmade wardrobe is an excellent choice! I decided to try the Mercer Tunic based primarily on the fact that it's designer, . . .

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Selfish Sewing Week Guest Blogger: Sew DIY

Selfish Sewing Week | Sew DIY

Hi there sewing friends! I ’ m so excited to be a part of Selfish Sewing Week. For today ’ s theme of Fall Dresses, I decided to make the Inari Tee  dress. I ’ ve been looking to revamp my work wardrobe and I love the ease of throwing on a dress and running out the door.  The Inari Tee Dress by Named Patterns is a very easy to make cocoon style dress with cuffed short sleeves and side seams that . . .

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