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Rachael Playsuit in Fool's Paradise Poly Crepe

Indiesew.com | Rachael Playsuit in Fool's Paradise Poly Crepe

It's been a big week here at Indiesew! On Tuesday we launched our collaboration with  Dan Lehman and Spoonflower . Four exclusive new fabrics hit the shop with a carnivorous plant motif. That's right folks, we printed insect-eating plants on fabric. It's so dang good. Check out  Spoonflower's Insider Look to learn more about how Dan and I met and how this print evolved. For the next few weeks, . . .

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Introducing the Indiesew x Dan Lehman Collaboration!

Indiesew | Dan Lehman x Spoonflower Collaboration

Today is a special day at Indiesew, as we launch a new-to-us type of partnership! For the past several months we've been working behind the scenes on a big collaboration with Boulder-based artist, Dan Lehman , and the on-demand, custom printing company Spoonflower . This collaboration is a departure from our normal offering. It's unique in every sense of the word. But when Dan told me he wanted . . .

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Top Five Cozy Pullover Sewing Patterns for Fall

This week in Colorado we abruptly transitioned from a very hot summer to winter weather in the span of about 24 hours. As snow fell from the sky yesterday morning, I realized that it's time to pull out the cozy  knit pullovers and work them into my wardrobe once again. As I pulled on my  Toaster Sweater #1 (seen above) this morning, I realized that we've never done a roundup post of our favorite . . .

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Fabric Batch #016: Sketch

Indiesew Fabric | Batch #016: Sketch

When we sent out our 2017 Customer Survey  there were a few surprising (to me) requests that trended from this community. One of those? Many of you asked for more high-contrast black and white fabrics. It's not typically a color palette I'm drawn to, but after sourcing our sixteenth fabric batch, I now see what all the fuss is about. Black and white motifs are strong; they make a statement. And . . .

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Seamly Sale!

Indiesew.com | Seamly 30% Off Sale

Our first every Seamly pattern sale is here! For the next week, all Seamly sewing patterns are 30% off with coupon code SEAMLY30 . But hurry, this sale ends October 5th at 10 p.m. MT. Shop Seamly Patterns > If you're curious about Seamly, and how Indiesew collaborated with the ethical fashion brand to bring their designs to the home sewist, we recommend checking out these blog posts: Introducing . . .

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How We Wear It: Archer Shirt

Indiesew.com | How We Wear It: Plaid Archer Shirt

Today's style post is firmly rooted in basics (nothing at all fancy here), but it's a silhouette I find myself reaching for constantly once the weather cools down. Every fall, I sew at least one button-up shirt. I have narrow shoulders, and set-in sleeves paired with collars tend to balance out my proportions. I find them comfortable to wear and they elevate an outfit to a notch above a casual . . .

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Fabric Batch #015: Orchard

Indiesew Fabric Batch #015: Orchard

EDIT: Orchard is mostly sold out at this time. We'll work to restock! Our fifteenth fabric batch is here! Orchard is a collection of five fabrics that feature pops of apple red, indigo blues, and soft creams. The weight of the fabrics in these collections have us dreaming up casual fall outfits that will carry us through fall and into winter. Let's take a look: Indigo Stripe Double Cloth This . . .

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Fabric Batch #014: Fireside

Indiesew Fabric Batch #014: Fireside

We are so excited to be bringing back fabric batches! What are fabric batches, you ask? These small, curated fabric collections mix and match to create a mini capsule wardrobe. You can see some of our past fabric batches here . Truth be told, I absolutely love  creating these little collections. Without the pressure of a big seasonal collection launch, these small releases totally get my creative . . .

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