How Makers Can Support Secondhand September

How Makers Can Support Secondhand September

It's Secondhand September and this is my first year even knowing what that is, I'll admit. Secondhand September is a 30 day pledge created by Oxfam encouraging buying secondhand versus buying new. Buying thrifted and secondhand clothing encourages sustainable habits and prevents the tons of clothing donated to goodwill and resale shops from going to [...]

Handsewing 101: Why Handsew Garments? + Choosing Fabric and Needles

Handsewing 101: Why Handsew Garments? + Choosing Fabric and Needles

Welcome to Hand-sewing 101 this week on the blog! This is the first post in this series where I will be discussing how to sew beautiful handmade garments and projects by hand-sewing. No sewing machine needed. If you don't already know I'm starting a business that will be teaching you how to hand sew with [...]

Welcome.

If you're here that means you're a new follower on Instagram, new to the blog, or just stumbling upon this post randomly. Regardless of the reason, I welcome you to this space and thank you for following along in my DIY doings. While Instagram is where I share my weekly doings and sewing progress, my [...]