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Foxglove Sewalong: Part 3

Indiesew.com Blog | Foxglove by Selvage Designs Sewalong: Part 3

Need to catch up? Foxglove Sewalong: Part 1 Foxglove Sewalong: Part 2 Happy Friday, lovely Indiesew users! And welcome back to Part 3 of our Foxglove Sewalong Series. For those of you that have been intently following along, you’ll finish up your Foxglove Tank by Selvage Designs today. Not only will you be feeling like a rockstar sewist, you’ll also have a favorite new racerback tank to wear all . . .

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Foxglove Sewalong: Part 2

Indiesew.com Blog | Foxglove by Selvage Designs Sewalong: Part 2

Other Foxglove Sewalong Posts: Part 1 Part 3 Welcome back Foxglove adventurers! If you missed Part 1 of the Foxglove Tank by Selvage Designs Sewalong , you can access that here . Today, we’re onto Part 2 and tomorrow we’ll finish up so that you can strut around in your new racerback tank all weekend. It’s likely you won’t want to take it off...and we say that’s a-okay. So, today let’s start . . .

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Foxglove Sewalong: Part 1

Indisew.com | Foxglove Sewalong Part 1

Other Foxglove Sewalong Posts: Part 2 Part 3 So you’ve bought your Foxglove tank pattern by Selvage Designs ! We think you’re brilliant! (Not to mention gorgeous, charming, funny and kind). We really do. This racerback tank is sure to be your new favorite top and one that you’ll make several times. To ensure that you start off on the right sewing foot, we’ve put together a three part sewalong . . .

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Introducing the Foxglove by Selvage Designs

Indiesew.com | Introducing the Foxglove Tank by Selvage Designs

Today is the day, folks. We can finally unveil Indiesew's exciting collaboration with Lauren Dahl from Selvage Designs . Today is the day you can purchase, and if you’re feeling especially motivated, sew up the best fitting racerback tank I’ve sewn to date. Lucky you guys. If you’re new to Indiesew or the sewing world, let us give you some background. Lauren Dahl is the mastermind behind Pattern . . .

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How to Gather Knits: Floss Method

Indiesew.com Blog | How to Gather Knits with Dental Floss

So, I’m on a roll here folks. I'm sewing up knits like its my job. And yes, I suppose it actually is my job. Regardless, I’m learning a ton of new techniques to make this formerly scary, stretchy fabric as easy as sewing with wovens. A little patience and a lot of practice is all it takes. I promise. Last week I published How to Bind a Knit Neckline and wow! did you all go to town pinning images . . .

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How We Wear It: Caroline Dress by Mouse House Creations

Indiesew Blog | How We Wear It: The Caroline Dress by Mouse House Creations

It's been a few weeks since I sewed up the Ladies' Caroline Dress by Mouse House Creations , and yet I cannot stop thinking about this dress. Maybe it's the shockingly bright red cotton, the sweet waist full of gathers, or those flattering princess seams. Regardless, this is one pattern that will be sewn again and again. The Caroline Dress (or Peplum!) is fully lined with an invisible zipper. And . . .

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How to Bind A Knit Neckline

Indiesew.com Blog | How to Bind a Knit Neckline

Knit patterns are the new craze in the indie sewing world. Knits are generally comfier and more practical for everyday life than woven garments. They stretch, so sizing is less of an issue. But because of that stretch, they can be downright daunting to a newbie sewist. I’ve been there, I know that feeling. For a long time, sewing with knits was strictly off limits. But sewing with knits doesn't . . .

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How We Wear It: Summer Concert Tee by Dixie DIY

Indiesew.com Blog | Summer Concert Tee Pattern by Dixie DIY

It’s certainly summer in these parts. Hot, muggy days and afternoon thunderstorms almost have us thinking it’s July. Or worse, August. But alas, we are thankful for the reprieve from spring snowstorms and freezing cold nights. We’re thankful because summer means bike rides, drinks on rooftop patios, and most importantly, outdoor live music. Enter the Summer Concert Tee by Dixie DIY . This pattern . . .

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