Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Today I am here to show you how to make a Yoga Bag the Sewspire Way. For this project you will need approximately 3.5 yards of fabric. To begin, precut your fabric to the following measurements: Handles: 6″ x 30″ (cut 2) and back each with Pellon 809 Exterior… Read More How to sew a Yoga Bag the Sewspire Way
Many thanks to the Cabin Branch Quilters of Woodbridge, Virginia for inviting me to share my entrepreneurial journey and maker story at their June 18, 2018 meeting. I hope you enjoy this recording of my talk and will be inspired to pursue your dream(s)! For more information about my work please visit: Sewing and creative… Read More My maker story and how I earned a quarter million dollars sewing and selling on Etsy
Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! I have missed you! Many thanks to all of you who wrote to inquire as to my whereabouts. I’m here to tell you a little story of how I got lost and found + as promised I have prepared a fun sewing project for you. I hope you enjoy… Read More Lost and found lunch tote bag
Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! In this episode we are completing the interior of our patchwork backpack with the addition of a three way divided slip pocket. For this portion of the project you will need two 18″ x 18″ squares of quilt weight cotton fabric and three 7″ x 18″ rectangles of quilt… Read More Episode 9: It’s what’s on the inside that counts!
Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! In today’s episode we are crafting the drawstring ties and completing the exterior of our patchwork backpack. For this portion of the project you will need two pieces of quilt weight cotton fabric which measure 3” x 20” and a quilted base panel which you will craft (just like… Read More Episode 7: It’s a beautiful bag!
Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! To kick off 2017, we’ll be designing and sewing a patchwork backpack. I am not sure how many videos this project will take as we will be working on the bag in short daily episodes. As the project takes form I will be incorporating your requests into the design…so,… Read More Episode 1: My New Year Resolution
Hey y’all and welcome back to Sewspire! This is a brand new design with a unique triangular shape that could be used as a sleepover tote, stuffed animal tent or as a toy storage solution. I am sure you have some great ideas as well! Please do leave a comment and let us all know… Read More How to sew a Triangle Sleepover Tote Bag
Hey y’all! As per your request, I have rebranded and rereleased my written tutorials for the Compact Padded Camera Bag and Zip Top Diaper Bag that were featured in a recent product overview video on YouTube. For a limited time, both tutorials are on sale, so if you are interested in adding them to your… Read More Two new Premium PDF Sewing Tutorials now available!