Category Archives: Sew Fashion

Sew the latest accessory trends: berets and faux fur

Cool weather has arrived, time to wear warm and cuddly layers of clothing. Top it off with beautiful accessory accents. Berets, pom poms, velvet and faux fur are now on-trend for adding a classic lux accent to your outerwear wardrobe. Check out these IT GIRL styles by Elaine Heigl Designs...
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A Serger hack: Wind 3 spools from one

Recently I have been sewing fashion and costumes, and loving it, all because I learned to master my serger! There is something so gratifying about stitching neatly serged seams. The whole thread business first put me off from using my serger, but after hearing out serger fans and experts, I...
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Serger happiness: easy threading

Fear no longer: threading a serger I’ve had my serger for many years and underused it. Recent fashion projects made me determined to become serger-friendly. One reason for avoiding my serger was about threading; 4 large spools of thread for each project really put me off. One helpful tip I...
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Another reason to sew: trendsetting

Do ever you notice that sometimes there is a trend you like but when you shop for it you can’t find it anywhere? That is one big reason that I started sewing. In the 60’s there was a clothing brand called Villager. They made the most adorable fitted dresses that...
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Be prepared for Festival season!

These easy to make hands-free accessories, Simplicity 8356, are perfect to enjoy wandering and dancing without wondering where to put your necessities. Choose from amazing trim and fabric combinations to create your accessories as unique as you! Some fabric trends to think about when styling your accessories are indigo and tribal styled batiks....
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