Handmade Holiday Series: How to sew a round fabric bin to hold paper plates and more

How to sew a paper plate holder

Hey y’all and welcome to the final video in the Sewspire Handmade Holiday Series which began October 1, 2019 and includes ten easy to sew projects that make lovely gifts. To craft this round fabric bin which can be used to hold a variety of items you will need two 10″ circles and two 8″… Read More

Behind the Seams with Andrea 11-29-19

Happy Thanksgiving!

Hey y’all and Happy Holidays! I hope our creative friends in America enjoyed a wonderful Thanksgiving feast filled with light, love and laughter. It was so nice to have all of my children home for the holiday as it has been two years since we got to celebrate together. We enjoyed a super casual day… Read More

Handmade Holiday Series: How to sew a drawstring backpack

How to sew a drawstring backpack

Hey y’all and welcome to the 9th video in the Sewspire Handmade Holiday Series which will run from October 1 to December 3, 2019. Each week I will feature a new handmade gift that you can create for friends, family, co-workers, neighbors and strangers alike. If you are just joining us — welcome! If you… Read More

Handmade Holiday Series: How to sew a large customizable Journey Tote bag

How to sew a large custom Journey Tote Bag

Hey y’all and welcome to the 8th video in the ongoing Handmade Holiday Series. Today I am here to show you how to sew a large basic tote bag. You are encouraged to integrate features into your design that the recipient will appreciate; such as custom pockets, personalization of some sort or a unique fabric… Read More

Behind the Seams with Andrea 11/15/19

Behind the Seams with Andrea

One of the perks of building an online community, like we have here at Sewspire, is the opportunity to make friends all over the world. It has been such a joy to interact with you across the various platforms (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, Patreon, Zoom, snail and e-mail). Last week I received a pretty greeting card… Read More