Summer sewing is kind of the best, isn’t it? From flowing linen dresses to sweet home décor and stunning swimwear, the projects for the summer season are endless. Sew up the perfect easy, breezy linen Paonia Pinafore Dress for every warm weather occasion, deck your beach home with Citrus Twist Toss pillows and hit the beach with your own handmade swimsuit with this digital issue of Sew News June/July 2020. This digital issue is dedicated to all things summer, so grab yours and make your own warm weather wardrobe a standout!
THE COMMON THREAD: MAKING COMMUNITY ACCESIBLE | Learn about the perspective of a disabled sewist with Andie Wells.
PICNIC PRETTY | Gingham, ruffles, effortless style-this pattern hack has it all!
CITRUS TWIST TOSS PILLOWS | Freshen your space with a pair of fruit-themed pillows.
MEANDER BELT BAG | Make a hands-free bag perfect for your warm-weather essentials.
TWO-WAY TIE | Create subtle shaping for boxy blouses & dresses with two belt hacks.
MELON MOOD | Hack a basic swimsuit with a cute lace-up front.
SAFARI SUMMER | Stitch a tiered ruffle skirt that’s comfy, chic and easy to wear.
RIGHT ROUND BAG | Stitch a circular bag with a tropical twist.
PAONIA PINAFORE DRESS | Stitch an apron-style linen dress for easy summer layering.
FRINGE THEORY | Upgrade your patio with a dramatic hanging lamp.
MASTERCLASS: ELITE SLEEVES |Customize your sleeves with pro hacking tips from Pam Howard.
MEET THE MAKER | Meridy Dunn of Groovy Grey Look
BASIC SKILLS | Grommets & Eyelets
SERGER SCHOOL | Tubes & Ties
MEN WHO SEW | Peter Lappin
CURVE APPEAL | Summer Stunner
PATTERN PLAY | Wrapped in Ruffles
SEW & TELL | Jump into Sewing Swimwear
GET THE LOOK | Tassel Happy
SEW ALONG | Salida Swimsuit