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December Tips, Tricks and Tutorials: Sewing with Sequins
Sequins are a BIG part of special occasion sewing but they can be a real pain to work with. So much so, that many of us have (repeatedly) looked the other way and passed on the opportunity to add sequin sparkle to our holiday garments for fear of failure and headache. The biggest issue with sequins is that, in order to really do it correctly, you need to completely remove the individual sequins from the seam allowance. That way you avoid having the extra bulk and you can sew a proper, accurate seam allowance to get just the right fit and shape....
December 'Tips, Tricks and Tutorials' - Sewing with Velvet
Hey guys! This month on the Boho Blog we're talking ways to make your holiday (and everyday!) sewing even more fantastic! I don't know about you but it seems like every year I promise myself that "This is the year I'll conquer my fear of ____________!" (Insert whatever your personal sewing white whale may be...) And then in the next breath I talk myself out of it. This holiday season we're going to power through your fears and mine and we're going to do it together. We've rounded up some of the best tutorials for all of the most common...
November 2018 Designer Spotlight
Designer Spotlight - November 2018 Stitch Upon A Time Jennifer Getter-Bahmer 1. Tell us a little about yourself! What makes your world go ‘round as a designer and in general? Hi everyone! I’m Jennifer, designer/owner for Stitch Upon a Time! I’m blessed with two kids and a wonderful (sometimes frustrating) and gentle-giant husband. I grew up between the swamp, sand pit, and weeds in Michigan (USA) with four siblings. Because of my humble beginnings I am grateful for every single gift that I receive daily and for the gifts that I am able to give back. I believe meditation...
October 2018 Designer Spotlight
Designer Spotlight – October, 2018 Rebecca Page 1. Tell us a little about yourself! What makes your world go ‘round as a designer and in general? I’m a mum of three awesome kids (2, 4, and 6 years old) and live just north of London in the UK with my hubby. Life to me is family, sewing, and fashion! 2. How did you get your start as a pattern designer and how long have you been designing? About 4 years ago I applied to be on the Great British Sewing Bee. I was on maternity leave and had been sewing...