Sew a Little Seam just released a new pattern. And this one is very special. The new Constance sweater pattern comes with many different options (puffed or normal sleeves, with our without hood, front pocket, elbow patches and even a dress version of it). It also comes in 3 months […]
Sewing is for everyone. In this blog, I show you my sewing projects as well as sewing tutorials, sewing skills and techniques and sewing tips.
Through my sewing journey, I also talk about fabric for your sewing projects, the handmade clothes I wear, and share free patterns.
My daughter was invited to a birthday party and what a better gift that something handmade specially for the girl that throws the party, don’t you agree? The little girl is turning 4 so I thought that a handmade baby doll carrier would be something that she would like. As […]
Have you ever finished a garment and the only remaining thing is to do the button holes, open them and then… you rip the whole garment… well, it has happened to me, and I can confess that it is super annoying, frustrating, enraging… Here I am going to show you […]
A few weeks ago I was making a cargo pant from Revista Patrones and the pattern had side pockets with a flap. Since the sewing tutorial that comes with the pattern in the magazine is really minimal, the flap pockets weren’t very well explained. So I decided to do my […]
Hola sewing friends! Winter is coming (or at least it is here) so last week I decided to sew a pair of handmade mittens for my husband. He bikes to work so his hands were getting colder and colder; I thought that making him a pair of handmade mittens would […]
Hello there! This lunch box bag project started a few days ago when my daughter started going to school and had to bring a lunch box. I thought she would love to bring it in a nice, cutie and personalized lunch box bag. Follow the below Lunch Box Bag Tutorial […]
Last week I announced the launch of my sewing workshops in Amsterdam. Well, that is still on, but this week I am the one that is taking classes. I joined the Amsterdam Fashion Academy to follow an intensive course on Pattern Making to make a tailored jacket. Isn’t that great? […]
I had this Wembley cardigan pattern for a few months. I knew the day would come I would like to make it. I didn’t know what fabric to use but one of the coupons I bought last week at the fabric market was perfect for it. So I took the […]
My daughter needed new slippers and I decided to sew a new pair of them for her. I thought that sewing slippers for her was a cute project to make and she would be super happy to know that I had made them specially for her. Together we had bought […]
This week I had to make piped pockets with zipper for my work-in-progress cargo pants and decided to make this tutorial for you and maybe save you some time 😉 This tutorial will explain you step by step how to make a piped cargo pocket with zipper, or more generally, […]