Embrace Your Curves! Learn How To Fit & Flatter Your Figure!

Next Webinar is all about embracing your awesome curves! Rae Cumbie will be presenting a webinar on July 19: Embracing Curves Fit & Flatter A Fuller Figure. Let’s breakdown what exactly a webinar is and what you’ll get out of it. Continue reading

 Embrace Your Curves! Learn How To Fit & Flatter Your Figure!
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Soma Swimsuit Sew Along: Week 4 Final Details

Here it is at last, the final portion of the Soma Swimsuit Sew Along. We hope you have made up the suit, and fairly certain it won’t be the last suit you make. Let us know if you have any issues or questions. And, now let’s have Rhonda give us some final pointers on sewing the Soma Swimsuite from Paper Cut Patterns.

 

 Soma Swimsuit Sew Along: Week 4 Final Details

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Learn to Sew & Draft Your Own 10 Piece Lingerie Collection

SEW AND DRAFT YOUR OWN 10-PIECE LINGERIE COLLECTION!

Lingerie might be the ultimate sewing challenge and it can seem challenging to make a bra on your own. The good news: It’s not!

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Sewing lingerie is rewarding, exciting and A LOT easier than you might think! Being able to make your own underwear and bra is a great way to personalize your wardrobe, and a great way to get creative and experiment with fabrics, prints, and textures.

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Best Excuse For More Fabric? Dresses! Check Out Cool Dresses For A Hot Summer.

Recently I attended a 1940s summer ball. It was a great night of dancing, mingling with military veterans, vintage fashion and people watching. I have never seen so many women dressed up outside of a wedding or other formal event. It was such a wonderful experience to see women who had taken care and pride in picking out a particular dress. You could see it in the way they carried themselves, they way the fussed over keeping the dress clean and so on.

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Soma Swimsuit Sew Along Week 3: Construction

We hope you are doing well with the Soma Swimsuit Sew Along. We are moving into the construction part of it and how to make your suit look like RTW. Once you make one suit you’ll most likely never go back to buying a swimsuit. You’ll love the fit so much. So, let’s have Rhonda take it away.

 Soma Swimsuit Sew Along Week 3: Construction

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Common Threads 2016

I was the lucky “chosen one” to attend this year’s Baby Lock Common Threads event. And boy the hype did not disappoint! For those of you who do not know about the Common Threads event, it is a place where the top industry professionals and the best bloggers out there get together and make magic happen!

Off to St. Louis, MO!

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Soma Swimsuit Sew Along Week 2: Sewing With Spandex Fabrics

Sewing with Spandex and other stretchy fabrics can be troublesome if you’ve never sewn with them before. Rhonda offers up great tips and tricks for sewing with this fabric. If you haven’t gotten your pattern you can do so now. Next week we’ll begin construction of the suit so there’s still time to grab one. Continue reading

 Soma Swimsuit Sew Along Week 2: Sewing With Spandex Fabrics
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