Monday, August 18, 2014

TUTORIAL: How to use a Twin Needle


I learned something new yesterday that I just had to share! (Yes, even I learn new things when it comes to sewing!) I have always been hesitant to use my twin needle, but it is so simple! I'm going to show you how to use yours in 9 simple steps!! Ready? Let's LEARN!

Monday, July 21, 2014

Seamingly Smitten sewing patterns Summer Pattern Tour 2014



Pattern Tour, 50% off COUPON 
and a 3 WINNER GIVEAWAY!

Hi everyone!! I am THRILLED to announce our 1st ever sewing pattern TOUR!! Geez, what took me so long, right?! I have teamed up with 12 AMAZING sewing bloggers and they are going to show you what you can make with one of our summer sewing patterns! You are going to be inspired to GO SEW something modern and fresh for your closet today!!  I hope you follow along each day as these ladies show off their skills and their chic new clothes and stop by their blogs and let them know how AWESOMELY TALENTED they are!

Enter our GIVEAWAY below or on any of these ladies' sites!! 3 WINNERS will each receive 5 FREE Seamingly Smitten sewing patterns of their choice ($40 value)!! (Winners will be announced here on the blog, on facebook and via email on Saturday, July 26th, 2014.)

AND - use COUPON code: PATTERNTOUR50 to save 50% off your ENTIRE sewing pattern purchase in our pattern shop HERE!! Offer valid 7/21-7/25 ONLY, so HURRY!

Monday, July 21st - Jamie from Scattered Thoughts of a Crafty Mom

Tuesday, July 22nd - Gloria from Gloria June
Jenny from Uku Chic
Erin from Crafty Biggers

Wednesday, July 23rd - Jen from Eat Sleep Make
Emily from Lady and the Gents
Sabra from Sew a Straight Line

Thursday, July 24th - Lynn from Bebelambs
Ula from Lulu and Celeste

Friday, July 25th - Rebecca from Our Busy Little Bunch
Jessica from Snickerdoodle Stew


Giveaway Time!! Be sure to enter so you might WIN!!


Friday, July 11, 2014

Burlap Coffee Sack Tote Sewing Tutorial by Seamingly Smitten

Want to sew a BURLAP coffee sack into a TOTE?
 
I found this awesome burlap coffee sack in an antique shop in New Orleans a few months ago for $5! With that price tag I had to have it! The colorful bird reminded me of summer time and I though I could turn it into a large tote - to carry beach towels! Read more for a full tutorial!

Friday, June 27, 2014

Simple Skirt sewing pattern NEW RELEASE!

Have you seen our latest skirt sewing pattern? For years I thought about making a skirt pattern, but I wanted it to be GREAT, not just your basic skirt. I wanted it to have options and this one does!

Check out this easy skirt sewing pattern for WOMEN!


You can make 12 skirts with this pattern! Your options include a short skirt, high-low hem skirt or maxi skirt, pockets, a foldover waistand with elastic or a separate waistband with elastic inside. You will be BLOWN AWAY by what you can easily make with this!
This one pattern will give you skirts that can last all year long!
Try it in cotton, knit, corduroy, seersucker, poly, poly blend, voile, rayon and MORE!!

It comes in sizes 0-26 (XS-XXL) and includes petite, regular and tall hem lengths and petite and regular widths. Get yours today - SHOP HERE!

Check out our pattern tester photos!!