The 2018 sewist Gift Guide

Odds are that YOU are the sewist in your life and need no help looking for gift ideas for yourself. This gift guide is meant for your families and friends, so feel free to forward this to everyone you know. The following are gift suggestions that are probably good for sewists of all ages and…

Done and Done: The Megan Nielsen River Dress

I have lately found myself without a “wear for any occasion” outfit. I’ve been focussed on making garments for super specific situations that I forgot to plan for unplanned things. Once I fell in love with the two Megan Nielsen River Tops I made, I knew that I had to make a dress in black…

Did you learn to sew in school?

As you may have figured out, I am an elementary school teacher and my goal is to get needle and thread into the hands of as many kids as possible! I’m really interested in learning about your experiences learning sewing in school. Did you do Home Ec as a kid? Did you take a “fashions”…