Category Archives: Where I Sew

Pattern Roundup – Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studio

Alder

Top Left – Caroline Amanda, Top Middle – Oh,She Dabbles, Top Right – Alisonrea, Bottom Left – notes from a mad housewife, Bottom Middle – Sewn By Elizabeth, Bottom Right – K & L The Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studios was on my must sew list all summer. I actually want it for my winter…

Where I Sew 2014 – It’s a Wrap!

Year 4 of Where I Sew Month comes to a close. Whew, what fun! The thoughtful contributions from participants always unfolds with an elegance and transparency that makes me glad to be a part of the sewing community. Thank you for making the month over-the-top-fabulous with images of your own sewing spaces. And the comments –…

Where I Sew – Leanne of She Can Quilt

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I like to make quilts and play with color and design. Although I enjoy exploring all kinds of quilting styles, I am happiest when I am making  minimalist quilts in a style I call modern industrial. I like to include a lot of texture in my quilts through the quilting process and I am having…

Where I Sew – April Rhodes

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I am a fabric and pattern designer with a passion for modern simplicity mixed with eclectic and vintage style.  I love to sew clothes for myself, though I greatly enjoy all types of sewing, patchwork/quilting, home decor, embroidery and so on. My crafting adventures bring me a sense of fulfillment hat nothing else does. I…

Where I Sew – Amy Ellis of Amy’s Creative Side

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Amy Ellis is an author, fabric and quilt designer, quilter, blogger, wife and mom to four. Her books include Modern Basics, Modern Basics II, and Modern Neutrals, and has contributed to a number of other books. She lives with her family in a small town in the Utah mountains, where the hot summers and cold…

Where I Sew – Tamara Kate

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Tamara Kate grew up in the hot and colorful Caribbean island of Trinidad, where one cannot help but be influenced by the beauty of the land and the vibrancy of the multicultural population. She was raised by a father who is a skilled draftsman and a sewing, needlepointing, quilting, rug hooking mom who encouraged constant…

Where I Sew – Megan Nielsen

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My name is Megan Nielsen and I am a ready to wear turned sewing pattern designer. I love creating sewing patterns with fashion forward design that fit into a woman’s every day wardrobe. As a mom of three, I know the challenges of sewing for a changing body, so my line of patterns also includes…

Where I Sew – Elizabeth Olwen

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I’m a Toronto-based surface pattern designer and would describe my work as delicate, romantic and modern with a hint of vintage. I’ve loved sewing since I was a girl so having my own fabric lines with Cloud9 has been a dream! My first line, Grey Abbey, came out last winter, and my next, Wildwood, ships…

Where I Sew – Luke Haynes

LukeStudio

LUKE Haynes makes works pulling from the histories of design and craft. Using quilting as a medium he creates art piece that travel the world pushing the boundaries of what the medium means to viewers. Luke’s Links: Website Where I Sew is a month long celebration of the spaces we create in. Leave a comment…

Where I Sew – Taylor Urban of Taylor Made

TaylorStudio

Hi, I’m Taylor author of the blog TaylorMade. I come from a crafty family and started sewing on my mom’s old Singer when I was 10. I have always had a love for fabric and color and I even graduated college with a degree in Costume Design for Theatre. I love making clothes for my…