I threatened that I would make these bubblegum pink stretch velour shorts in an earlier post. And I did. And I love them too. I’m not embarrassed to say so. Everyone should have some pink shorts. Even if you only wear them at home…. So this was my latest project … Continue reading →
Welcome to Anshu at Sew Pretty Sew Free and thank you so much for being my sponsor of the month. Sew Pretty Sew Free is a perfect compliment to the free patterns on offer here at So Sew Easy. Anshu scours the web to bring you her favorite free sewing … Continue reading →
Wow – I was blown away ! Thank you so much to the 88 people who have completed my sewing survey so far. I am happy that so many people take an active interest in the site and took the time to write such encouraging and positive comments. Thank you all. Here is … Continue reading →
One of the most popular free sewing patterns on the web is the Buttercup Bag by Made by Rae. And for good reason. You can make a really cute bag using just a fat quarter of fabric, and some lining fabric. What is a fat quarter? A fat quarter is … Continue reading →
Becky kindly sent me over a photo of her Summer Drape Top. She says “I just took your survey and wrote about my results with your summer drape top. (I had to enlarge the pattern.) I was so frustrated in the beginning with the slippery (cheap) fabric but I’m glad … Continue reading →
This post brought to you by American Osteopathic Association. All opinions are 100% mine. I’ve been back to work full time for the last 4 weeks, and have about another 6 to go in my current temporary contract. And until now I never realised how much sitting at a desk … Continue reading →
I had desired this dress from afar for a long long time – the Butterick B5353. The model looks so cool, sophisticated…and the dress so slimming and flattering. I felt as my sewing skills had come on some way in these last few months that it was time to tackle … Continue reading →
I LOVE my blog! When I started to sew back in November last year, I had no idea what an absorbing hobby it would be, and where it would lead me – to this site at So Sew Easy and even onto my other site at Moms Make Money. It … Continue reading →
Buy your Mother (or yourself) some fabric or sewing goodies for Mothers Day this year. Or give her a gift of your time and make her a perfect fitting skirt using the Pencil Skirt Sloper Pattern tutorial. Hancocks sent me this code to use on Mothers Day – enjoy!
If you have downloaded the Summer Drape Top pattern, you might be looking for the perfect knit fabric, or even several for a casual wardrobe this summer. I want to recommend to you one of my favorite online fabric shops, and one where I have personally bought some really great … Continue reading →
Has anyone out there ever bought a pattern from Lekala patterns? Nicole Lekala has a range of 386 patterns on her Craftsy page at the time of writing and is often adding more. But what makes Lekala patterns unique is the promise to draft you a completely personalised pattern based … Continue reading →
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