knit Tag

Katie here, today I am going  to show you all (well, some - not all - that would take way to long to shuffle through) the awesome tops I have made over the past few years. I love sewing for fall. Nothing like a big cup of coffee and sewing

Today we will attach our clear elastic and skirts! I like to sew the clear elastic to the inside of my bodice just in case it creeps up higher than 3/8” and shows outside of my seam. The clear elastic simply stabilizes your knit and is not meant to be pulled

Today we need to finish our skirts and set our gathering stitches.  All version will start with sewing up the sides of your skirt pieces.  If you chose a ruffle hem you’ll have a little more work to do than the rest of us. It will be worth it for sure so

You've made it this far and now it's finally time to SEW!!! If you missed Days 1 and Day 2 check them out and you'll be able to catch up quickly! Today we’re going to sew our bodices which always feels so productive! We’ll start by sewing the shoulder seams. I

Hey Guys! Thanks for coming back for day 2! If you need to catch up yesterday was quick so head over to Day 1 and join us back here when you're done! Today we need to cut our fabric - if you are new to knits it’s also a good time

Hi everyone, I am Kiran, mom of three, avid sewist, fabric hoarder and enthusiastic pattern tester. I’m thrilled to have been able to test the latest pattern from Simple Life Company, the gorgeous and versatile Kyra. The first thing that jumps out at me when I see all the amazing tester

Hi everyone, I’m Brooke from Idle Sunshine! I’m a sewing blogger, pattern tester, fabric lover and coffee drinker from Australia and I am thrilled to introduce you to the newest Simple Life Pattern Company release – Skyler.  Skyler is a knit dress, peplum & tunic, available in sizes 2t – 12

It is catch up day for our Patricia Sew-a-long.  Get all the details and tips I shared this week by looking over each post for the sew-a-long. Day 1, Day 2,  Day 3,and Day 4.   Showing of my finished products is something I love to do.  I love to document my progress throughout

Day 4 of our Patricia sew-a-long is here. It is skirt construction day and I have a few tips to share with you that might help speed up the process.  I hope you are ready to get started.  If you are just joining, scope out Day 1, Day 2, and  Day 3

Day 3 of our Patricia Sew along is here.  Did you survive the cutting day?  I wish I could pay someone to do my cutting! Are you with me? For Day 3 we actually get to do some sewing.  If you are just joining, scope out Day 1 and Day