5 Sewing Blogs We Love (And Know You Will, Too!)
Whether you’re looking for advice, fun stories, or beautiful photos, you can find it all on the crafting world’s online community. As quilting and sewing enthusiasts, we’ve discovered quite a few sewing blogs that we keep coming back to. If you’d like to connect with fellow crafters or find inspiration for future projects, take a look at our favorite bloggers.
Tilly and the Buttons
Learning to sew clothes is a skill that comes in handy often. Creating custom designs by hand can make quite a difference in your budget and brighten up your wardrobe. However, many individuals feel a little intimidated before embarking on their first clothing project. If you don’t have time to pop into an in-person class, it’s still possible to get expert instruction without leaving the comfort of your home. Tilly, who runs Tilly and the Buttons, is happy to share her expertise on her blog. On her site, you’ll find detailed step-by-step guides to help you create gorgeous dresses, tops, and maternity clothing. There’s something for everyone here, from sewing machine basics to more complicated patterns that you’ll master with time.
If you can’t get enough of fashion and sewing blogs, check out Annika Victoria’s site. If you’re new to the crafting community, you’ll feel right at home here. Annika Victoria offers a variety of tutorials for beginners, such as sewing and fabrics 101 resources. This blogger’s YouTube channel will be a great fit for those interested in sustainable, responsible style options.
Cotton + Steel
We love Cotton + Steel fabrics, and their blog is ideal for learning how to use their luxurious materials. In addition to the easy-to-follow tutorials and professionally captured photographs, this company showcases talented textile artists. If you’re on the search for quilting projects or educational guides, be sure to visit this site. For more ideas on using Cotton + Steel materials, check out our designer spotlight.
Sew Mama Sew
While many sewing blogs tend to focus on specific niches like clothing or quilts, it can be fun to branch out and explore the endless possibilities. Sew Mama Sew offers a plethora of fresh, creative ideas that are perfect for any occasion. From school lunch boxes to holiday ornaments, this blog always has something that’s ideal for crafters of any experience level.
Birch Fabrics Blog
We’re fans of Birch organic fabric, and their blog is also a wonderful source of inspiration. There’s lots of enlightening information to be found here—for example, why organic chambray is excellent for crafting, and a variety of free patterns. If you enjoy crafting with organic fabric, be sure to take a moment to peruse the ideas highlighted on the Birch blog.
We hope you enjoy the sewing blogs showcased here. When you’re ready to begin a new project, don’t compromise on using the best materials for the job. We offer a vast selection of high-quality fabric, and we’re here to help you find the perfect fit for your needs. If you’d like to stay up to date on our newest products and sales, please subscribe to our newsletter.
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- Alexa Clauson