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    Sewing That Itsy Bitsy Yellow Polkadot Bikini

    Sewing That Itsy Bitsy Yellow Polkadot Bikini
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    If you're like me, swim is absolutely terrifying.  It use to fill me with such dread, I avoided it for ages.  Sewing has become a liberating and empowering activity, but...

    Summertime, and the sewing is easy

    Summertime, and the sewing is easy
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    It is warming up outside and that means a shift in closets and sewing!  It’s time to show those shoulders and get those legs out of hibernation.  Sewing for warmer...

    Beat the Heat of Summer!

    Beat the Heat of Summer!
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    I hope everyone had a happy, safe 4th of July! Summertime is full of fun, sun and play but depending on the climate where you live, the mercury can really start...

    We Mesh Together

    We Mesh Together
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    Mesh can feel...confusing?  What do you really do with mesh?  How do you style it?  Well let me tell you, I am a total sucker for mesh.  It has become...

    Performance Fabrics 101

    Performance Fabrics 101
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    This blog is a guest spot from Jody Kappas, you can follow her at her home blog Argyle + Pearls When it comes to sewing your own athletic wear, there...

    Courtesy of Red, White, and Blue Fabrics

    Courtesy of Red, White, and Blue Fabrics
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    It's that time again, time to talk about our admin's latest challenge!  We decided to go with a 4th of July theme!  No, no, don't worry, you don't have your...

    Papa Don't Sew

    Papa Don't Sew
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    Father's Day is coming up on June 16th.  Father's Day can stir up a lot of emotions for people.  Father's in our lives can be represented in different ways.  We...

    Try Something New!

    Try Something New!
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    A majority of my sewing has always been focused on sewing with knit fabrics. I feel very confident sewing with them and love the versatility. However, I have always thought about trying...

    Any Way You Want It

    Any Way You Want It
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    There is a very freeing attitude when it comes to being able to make your own clothing.  That unexpected event that pops up?  You got it handled.  Weather changed for...

    Drape, In the Eye of the Beholder

    Drape, In the Eye of the Beholder
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      If you've dived into the world of fabric you've probably heard of the term 'drape'.  You may think that weight and drape are interchangeable.  But weight and drape do...

    Mama

    Mama
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    This Sunday, the 12th, is Mother's Day!  Mother's day means something different to everyone.  Some of us are mothers, soon to be moms, moms who have lost, foster moms, adoptive...

    We Did It Our Way

    We Did It Our Way
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    Have you ever wanted to see all the different ways a fabric is used?  Wonder what everyone has done with a certain print?  Or just want to see how everyone...

    It's gonna be Me-Made-May!

    It's gonna be Me-Made-May!
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    Can you believe it's already almost May?  MAY??  I mean, where did the year go? I feel like I was just celebrating New Years.  But that means it's time for...

    Let's Talk About Knits

    Let's Talk About Knits
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    Shopping online can be fun.  I don't have to put shoes on?  (or pants for that matter)  In just a few clicks, my goodies can be on their way to...

    Welcome to the Jungle, We Have Spandex!

    Welcome to the Jungle, We Have Spandex!
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    So you've decided to join the world of knits!  Or maybe you're just weighing the idea, trying it on and wearing it around for a while.  Lucky for you, we're...

    Sewing a Capsule Wardrobe

    Sewing a Capsule Wardrobe
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    If you've been on Pinterest, the internet, sewing groups, your mom's house, or even outside, you've probably heard of a little thing called a capsule wardrobe.  They have become increasingly...

    Welcome to the New SSE Blog!

    Welcome to the New SSE Blog!
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    The team at So Sew English is proud to debut our newest project, the SSE Blog! Together we will learn, grow, and make our dreams of self made fashion a reality.

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