Author Archives: Amanda Carestio

Top Tunic Sewing Patterns

So it’s officially fall, friends! And around here, that means tunic season! We’ve rounded up our favorite tunic sewing patterns for your perusal. Are tunics a staple in your closet? Let us know what you love about tunics in the … Continue reading

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Kaylee Tunic Sew Along, week 2: Adding Lace Trim

Thanks for joining us for week two of the Kaylee Tunic Sew Along! Last week, we discussed fabric selection, and this week, we’re covering lace trims. There’s still time to join us – grab the pattern, grab your supplies and sew up … Continue reading

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Sew News October/November 2017 Issue

The October/November issue of Sew News is always one of my favorites. I’m not sure if it’s because, by mid-September, I’m ready to hunker down for the cooler months…and sew more, of course! Or if I just like fall fabrics … Continue reading

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Kaylee Tunic Sew Along, week 1: Selecting Garment Fabrics

Thanks for joining us for week one of the Kaylee Tunic Sew Along! Today, we’re joined by Kay Whitt, who will be walking us through everything fabric-oriented. There’s still time to join us – grab the pattern and join us … Continue reading

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Sew it All 11: Walking on Sunset Knit Dress Pattern

Have you grabbed your copy of Sew it All Volume 11 yet? I mentioned that a few projects have jumped to the top of my to-sew list. The Walking on Sunset Dress Pattern by Charise Randell did just that! We … Continue reading

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Sew it All 11: Vintage Vibe Skirt Sewing Pattern

Have you picked your favorites from Sew It All, Volume 11? I have a few that I’ll definitely be making for fall, including this Vintage Vibe Skirt by Jenny Gordy of Wiksten (<<she is so great!). It’s such a great … Continue reading

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Linden Sweatshirt Sew Along, week 3: Installing the Neckband

Welcome to week 3 of the Linden Sew Along. If you’ve already cut your fabric and sewn the sleeve edges and the side seams, you are just a few simple steps from the finish line, friends! Today we’re discussing bands: neckbands, sleeve bands … Continue reading

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