For Women

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Flirty Paper Pieced Dress: Free Sewing Pattern

Piecing is a fun way to combine a traditional technique with a classic fit and flare dress with a circle skirt. The patchwork for this dress is paper pieced, and the circle skirt is made up of four quadrants which are each made of six pieced strips. The skirt strips are placed differently in each…


Free Sewing Pattern: Snowflake Skirt by Mari Miller

This high-waisted, quilted, half circle skirt will keep you warm this winter. Inspired by the geometry in snowflakes, the skirt is easy to piece and quilt with simple straight lines. Couture techniques make for a skirt that is as beautiful on the inside as it is on the outside. Find all the instructions in the…


Friday Sew-Along: Make a Mod Dress / Tunic by Alexia Abegg, Part 6

This week we will finally finish the A-Line Mini Dress by Alexia Abegg that was featured in Stitch Summer 2015! I definitely took this darling dress to the couture level with fine Indian silk, full lining, and simple hand-sewing.  And as can happily in sewing project, it has an added bonus. It''s reversible! This was…


3 Easy Ways to Jump Start Your Work Wardrobe For Summer.

Skirts galore! Summer Dressing For The Office Jill Case Online Editor, Sew Daily I was having a bit of writer's block on Friday and asked fans of the Sew Daily page to give me a little help in way of topics. There was a suggestion by Lisa C to write on the subject of…