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How We Wear It: Lander Pant

Indiesew | How We Wear It: Lander Pant

If you’ve been following along with our  Instagram stories, then you know how much I love the  Lander Pant sewing pattern by True Bias. I’ve been coveting the  Kamm Pants for years, but haven’t been able to swallow the $400 price tag. When Kelli released this high-waisted, button fly design, I was immediately sold.     When I say I love these pants, what I’m really saying is that I find it hard . . .

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Demystifying Fabric Weight

Indiesew.com | Demystifying Fabric Weight

It wasn’t until we opened the Indiesew Fabric Shop , that I started to understand the intricacies of textiles. I knew of a few broad categories of fabric (chambrays, lawns, and those I referred to as simply rayons), but I didn’t understand how all of the different characteristics of fabric work together to create a wearable textile. Perhaps the most mysterious of those characteristics was fabric . . .

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2017 Customer Survey: Tell us what you'd like to see in 2018!

Indiesew | 2017 Customer Survey

UPDATE: This survey is now closed. Thank you for your participation! For the past few months we've been working behind the scenes on our biggest survey yet. In grad school, we were taught the importance of gathering market insights and gathering feedback from customers. The most useful information I gleaned from my program was this: Get to know your customers and make strategic decisions based on . . .

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Pattern Spotlight: Varda by Christine Haynes

Indiesew Pattern Spotlight | Varda by Christine Haynes

We're back with our second episode of Pattern Spotlight and today we're talking about  Varda by Christine Haynes! We love Varda because French and fisheye darts (which are both SO much fun to sew!) give this dress lovely shaping on top with lots of ease from the bust down. See for yourself: See Varda > Subscribe to our YouTube Channel > Happy sewing!

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Black Friday Weekend Sale (Four Days of Savings!)

Indiesew | 2017 Black Friday Weekend Sale

It's that time of year again! Black Friday weekend is here and this year we've decided to go big. Instead of our yearly Cyber Monday 12-hour sale, we're offering up four days of savings on four different categories of Indiesew products! Drum roll please. The Black Friday Weekend Sale looks like this: Friday, November 24th: 10% Off All Collections We rarely discount our pattern collections , . . .

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October Creations Winner

Indiesew.com | October 2017 Creations Winner

We're so excited to announce our winner for the 2017 October Creations Giveaway !  Nicole's Red Scuba Lodo Dress was our randomly chosen winning creation! She used our  Baywatch Red Scuba fabric to create this stunning dress.  We're putting our Monthly Creations Giveaways on hold while we make some improvements to our website. In the meantime, you can still  upload your creations and leave a . . .

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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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