Definition of a Sewist

My (sorta) new Cricut Maker has me customizing mugs, water bottles, gifts, storage and more, but I think tees are my favorite! I originally made this tee for myself for two reasons. 1) I call myself a sewist. I know some don’t like the term and say it’s not even a real word. Seamstress sounds like…

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Support Small, POC and Women Businesses Black Friday 2021

These are some of my favorite small, people of color and women owned business to support on Black Friday, Small Business Saturday and Cyber Monday. The Corny Rainbow Sale on her HUMBLE sweatshirt and hoodies! Shop here

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Black Friday Deals for Sewists 2021

Great deals for you or the sewist in your life! I’ll be updating this blog as I see new sales so check back tonight and Friday morning. Add any sales I’ve missed in the comments! First up save 15% on my “Definition of a Sewist” merch in my ETSY shop. Enjoy 25% OFF for 24…

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Zig and Zag: Chalk and Notch Pony Stripes

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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I’m baaaaack!!! Chalk and Notch Collab

Whew it’s been a while! Like many people over the last 18 months I’ve had many highs and lows. In addition to adjusting to quarantining, working from home, the kids attending virtual school (and now going back to in person with COVID numbers back on the rise), skipping vacations and missing friends and family I’ve…

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New Pattern Alert: Style Sew Me Anna Dress

New pullover handkerchief hem dress by Style Sew Me

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Skating Onesie: Simplicity 9150

Skater outfit

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All of My Favorite Things: Untitled Thoughts Mathilde

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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Style Maker Fabric Fall Tour!

I’m so excited be a part of the Style Maker Fabrics Fall Style Tour. New fabrics in a fall pallete were just want I needed to get my sewjo back! Style Maker Fabrics has so many amazing fabrics for fall it was almost impossible to choose. Read more here. They’ve curated four fabulous fall palettes;…

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RTW Inspired Striped Jumpsuit

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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Angola Skating Shorts

Not all my post will be me on skates, but this one is!!!

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A True Skater Dress

I’ve made several skater dress, but this is the first I’ve actually skated in

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Striped Separates

I finally made separates!!!

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Skater Jumpsuit: Simplicity 9150

Skating but make it fashion and body image.

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Fabricista: All Dressed Up in Denim

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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Nautical Wrap Top: Untitled Thoughts Mathilde

The Mathilde as a tp

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So I did a thing…

It seems that this nationwide sheltering in place has caused many people to pick up or a return to a new hobby. Hundreds of people have returned or been introduced to sewing, especially initially to supply masks. So much so that there was a shortage of sewing machines and fabric. Many creatives have explored other…

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IVIYE Goddess Gown: Step by Step Video

I guide you through step by step as we sew the IVIYE Goddess Gown.

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Mini Marcel

  Pattern:  Simplicity 8268 Pattern Description: Easy-to-sew knit joggers for the entire family. Pattern is sized for adults, teens and children. Sizing: XS-L (kids) , XS-XL (adults) I sewed a kids small Difficulty: 2/easy Fabric Used: Gray ponte remnant Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes Were the instructions easy to follow? Very […]

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