Lifestyle Tote Bag

An introduction to my newest bag design: The Lifestyle Tote

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire!  Today I am here to introduce my latest bag design, The Lifestyle Tote, in a new tutorial format that includes written instructions + accompanying video tips. The complete instructions are available for instant download in PDF format here: https://www.andreachapmandesigns.com/listing/623575948/new-sewspire-shortcut-sewing-pdf-pattern You can view the accompanying video tips for this style… Read More An introduction to my newest bag design: The Lifestyle Tote

My Story, Uncategorized

My maker story and how I earned a quarter million dollars sewing and selling on Etsy

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

Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag

How to sew the Ultimate Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag by Sewspire

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Today I am here to show you how to sew The Ultimate Grocery Shopping Tote Bag. For this project you are going to precut the following fabric pieces: Handles: 5″ x 28″ (cut two and line with Pellon 809 Decor Bond) Body: 24″ x 40″ (cut two and line… Read More How to sew the Ultimate Reusable Grocery Shopping Tote Bag by Sewspire

Three-way Divided Caddy

How to sew a three way divided organizer caddy + fabric giveaway and studio update

Hey y’all and welcome to Sewspire! Today I am here to show you how to sew this fabulous three way divided organizer caddy. For this project you will need to precut the following pieces of twill / canvas / cotton fabric: Interior Pockets 7.5″ x 7.5″ (cut 6) Exterior Front / Back / Base 9″… Read More How to sew a three way divided organizer caddy + fabric giveaway and studio update