All posts by Jill Case

Top 10 Tips For Sewing Coats from Lucinda Hamilton of Sew Wrong

We’re so pleased to bring you Lucinda Hamilton from Sew Wrong.  Avid sewist, knitter and runner she’s a regular contributor to Indiesew and has been featured on Sew Mama Sew, Craft Gossip and Broke-Ass Bride. We found her tips on sewing coats to be super helpful and absolutely delighted that she is sharing her knowledge…

Apron Gift Set

Apron Pattern + Accessories = Easy Sew Gifts

This pattern set includes apron, hand towel and potholder. A perfect house warming or a wonderful addition to a gift basket. Download the pattern here until January 31. After that time please head to shopsewitall.com to purchase. You’ll find fun projects and easy gift giving ideas in the latest  Sew News Dec/Jan 2018. Check out our new sew…

Happy Thanksgiving! Feast On These Freebies!

All of us here would like to say thank you for reading our blog posts, commenting on our fan pages and showing us your creations. And, we hope your aren’t reading this on Thanksgiving but are enjoying time with your family and friends too. Perhaps this year you’ve decided not to hit the malls and…

Sprout Patterns & Sew News

Sewing Patterns Printed Directly On Fabric?! Learn All About Sprout & BurdaStyle Patterns!

Sprout patterns partners with BurdaStyle to offer garment patterns printed directly onto custom Spoonflower fabric. This is the ultimate in personalization! Digital patterns delivered on fabric yardage–no paper needed! When you purchase a BurdaStyle Sprout pattern, you will you receive the fabric with pattern lines printed directly onto it, along with the digital pattern file…

Sew With Knits With This Easy Pattern

Stitch a scarf and hat set that’s a warm, cozy and stylish. This hat is designed to fit most head sizes, choose a sweater knit with plenty of stretch. Choose lightweight knit to create a stiffer scarf and fitted hat. Download the pattern here and find all the how-tos in the Oct/Nov 2017 issue of…

Luxed and Layered- Sewing Pattern

Use elegant textured sweater knit fabric to create an elongated cardigan with side pockets and luxurious leather binding. Plus, learn two additional binding methods and tips for working with knits all in the Oct/Nov issue. This freebie has expired on November 30! Head to shopsewitall.com to purchase the pattern after the expiration date. In Shopsewitall.com and on…

FOOTWORK: How To Use A Walking Foot

Adding a walking foot to your tool box will save your frustration some time down the sewing road. A walking foot can make a pesky job trouble free. Learn how to use a walking foot to evenly feed fabric layers for a professional finish. How to use a walking foot. When to use a walking…

Get OUTTA TOWN & Come Sew With Us!

Have you ever been to a sewing expo or retreat? It’s the best way to shop for fabrics, learn new techniques and make new friends. Take your vacation with us at Original Sewing & Quilt Expo. This fall, Original Sewing & Quilt Expo is in Schaumburg, and we are too! We have a number of…