It’s the Sewcial Bee!

You might have seen The Great British Sewing Bee or heard of the online version of the show called the Super Online Sewing Bee... or at least you know about Project Runway, right? Ok. So you get the idea. People sewing with a challenge or focus in a concentrated time frame.  In the versions I … Continue reading It’s the Sewcial Bee!

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Catch up on the SwimAlong

I hope you're enjoying the technical posts on Katie and my blogs. We're having a great time having guests pop in to talk swimwear aspects. Did you read Sarah's Pro Tips? I hope you've already seen Katie's swimsuit. If you haven't, go take a peek. She look amazeballs. The Bombshell Sewalong is currently in session. … Continue reading Catch up on the SwimAlong

SwimAlong: About Swim Cups

Katie and I have shifted things around just a little bit so we could add in a post about swim cups. Thanks to both Katie and Dixie from DixieDIY for talking a couple of things over with me as I prepped this post. You've noticed that we're pulling a lot of resources from other blog … Continue reading SwimAlong: About Swim Cups

Hummingbird SewAlong

Most of you know that I help with Cake distribution and if you didn't, you know now. For those of you who purchased the Hummingbird pattern during the pre-sale, you'll be receiving your pattern in a brightly colored envelope. The color of your envelope will decide your House for the sew-along. Check out the Flickr … Continue reading Hummingbird SewAlong

Swimalong: Flattering a Full Bust

What makes a flattering swimsuit on a fuller bust? It's all in the eye of the beholder. Horizontal stripes, for instance. Some think it makes you look wider. Either I don't care about looking wider or I don't believe it's true. I wear them and I feel good in them. Before I start, let me … Continue reading Swimalong: Flattering a Full Bust

Swimalong Guest: Process Guide for Creating a One of a Kind Suit

Today we have an excellent guest blogger. Most of you know Brooke already but if you don't you really ought to follow her blog and find her on Twitter. Brooke and I met during the 1912 Project last year and since then have stayed in touch. She's got a huge amount of sewing experience. She … Continue reading Swimalong Guest: Process Guide for Creating a One of a Kind Suit

Sparkly Swap Package

Nova at SparklySupaernova sent me this lovely package. Did you know that her Sewing Surprises was my first ever swap? Well, she did a great job coordinating it and I had so much fun that I'm in swap heaven. Thank you Nova for giving me such a great first experience! Nova sent me this lovely … Continue reading Sparkly Swap Package