Kelsey’s custom Scorpio ballet skirt was sewn from my Scorpion Tattoo Cherry Flame design, using Spoonflower Poly Crepe de Chine. First, she chose her custom colors by using a Spoonflower Color Map. We wanted a light drapey fabric that would allow for free range of movement without clinging. After testing a few different options, we […]

Quick, stash-busting sewing patterns are great to have on hand. I love sewing zipper pouches, because they are small and useful. Here are some free, printable sewing patterns that I’ve tried and loved. Sewing these patterns is a great way to get to know a pattern writer’s style, and to learn a few techniques that […]

I tested four Spoonflower fabrics for sewing the Necessary Clutch Wallet. Here is what I learned.

How I learned to sew.