50 great fabrics for sewing your own clothes: An exhaustive list

50 great fabrics for sewing your own clothes: An exhaustive list

Fabric is an integral aspect of our daily existence, found in everything from our clothing, curtains to our bedding. Despite its significance, many are unfamiliar with its composition, production methods, and material sourcing process. Keep reading to discover the intricacies of fabric composition and tips for selecting the ideal fabric for your sewing projects. Let’s…

How to Sew a Skater Skirt?

How to Sew a Skater Skirt?

Have you wondered how to sew a skater skirt? Skater skirts are flared skirts inspired by figure skaters. Comfortable and easy to move in, they’re perfect for various occasions, from casual outings to semi-formal events.I’ve used Winslet’s POPPY Skater Skirt Pattern for creating my skater skirt. From selecting the perfect fabric to mastering essential sewing…

100 Sewing Tools and Equipment for Beginner and Advanced Sewists

100 Sewing Tools and Equipment for Beginner and Advanced Sewists

Learning to sew can feel daunting with the array of sewing tools and equipments at your disposal. Despite the multitude of options, focusing on the essentials outlined in this guide can streamline your sewing journey. While some sewing tools are crucial, others serve as enjoyable, discretionary items that you can obtain at a later time.Rather…

How to Sew a Mini Skort?

How to Sew a Mini Skort?

Sewing your own mini skort can be a fun project, allowing you to customize the fit, style, and fabric to your liking. With a skirt-like front and shorts underneath, skorts provide ease of movement, perfect for everything from running errands to outdoor adventures.In this guide, I’ll walk you through the steps to create your own…

How to Sew Cargo Pants?

How to Sew Cargo Pants?

In the past few years, I’ve attempted to make pants, but it hasn’t been my strong suit. Pants are sometimes challenging to sew, presenting two main hurdles: finding a suitable pattern and mastering the art of creating well-fitted pants.Guess what? I recently used the Winslet’s RAINA Cargo Pants Pattern, and it’s been a game-changer for…

How to Sew a Zip-Up Hoodie?

How to Sew a Zip-Up Hoodie?

Have you ever wondered how to sew a hoodie? Today, I’ll walk you through the process of making your own hoodie, using Winslet’s RUE Zip-Up Hoodie Pattern, along with instructions. This zip-up hoodie includes a zipper closure, long sleeves, and a hood with an adjustable drawstring, and if you sew it in polycotton fleece fabric,…