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Gifts to Sew for Every Dad – More Blogging, More Sewing

The tutorial compilation post I recently wrote for the Coats & Clark Sewing Secrets Blog is all about gifts you can sew for Dad. ALERT: Father's Day is Sunday, June 18th! That means you have just a few more days to sew, but I think you can do these. Take a look. . . These… Continue reading Gifts to Sew for Every Dad – More Blogging, More Sewing

Creative Opportunities · sewing · Sewing Philosophy

Contests, Contentment & Confidence

Today is about encouragement! I hope that once you've read this, you'll sew more, post more, wear more and enter more. Because . . . ┬áif not now, when?! At the beginning of May, I made a personal commitment to wear something that I had made everyday. It was my response to the wonderful challenge… Continue reading Contests, Contentment & Confidence

Handmade Wardrobe · me made may · sewing

Me Made May 2017 – Week Four + Three Days

It's over. 31 Days of wearing something I made every day has come to an end and it was amazing! So, here's the overview of my Week Four, plus the last three days of May just to sewfully round it out! This is a bit long, so grab a nice beverage and settle in. There's… Continue reading Me Made May 2017 – Week Four + Three Days

sewing · Tips, Tricks, Techniques

Sewing Survival Skills – More Blogging, More Sewing

With so many new graduates in the world right now, figuring out the perfect gift is essential! So, I thought I'd share a post I wrote for Coats and Clark's Sewing Secrets Blog last year. It's all about the survival skills that we sewists know an away-from-home grad definitely needs! Click here to enjoy my… Continue reading Sewing Survival Skills – More Blogging, More Sewing

Handmade Wardrobe · me made may · sewing

Me Made May 2017 – Week Three

Oh, my . . . Week Three already! How time flies when you're wearing things that you've made. Come with me for a fast tour through what I wore for Week Three of Me Made May! Day 15 - My Casual Tee shows its stripes with Terracotta Warriors Seattle is one of just two USA… Continue reading Me Made May 2017 – Week Three

Fabric · Handmade Wardrobe · sewing · Tips, Tricks, Techniques

My Artisan Pants – Conquering Pant Fear

Oh, Pants. They've always been the problem child in my wardrobe. I buy them and they don't fit. I sew them and they don't fit. So I just avoid them like the scary nightmares they are and yet, what I wear most are pants. This is my story of bravery and pant-conquest! When I taught… Continue reading My Artisan Pants – Conquering Pant Fear

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Handmade Baby Shoes – More Blogging, More Sewing

In addition to blogging about my own sewfulness, I also write tutorial compilation posts for Coats & Clark's Sewing Secrets blog. And, it just occurred to me that you might enjoy those, too! So, from now on I will post a link every time one appears and you'll have even more inspiration for your own… Continue reading Handmade Baby Shoes – More Blogging, More Sewing

Handmade Wardrobe · me made may · sewing · Sewing With Knits

Me Made May 2017 – Week Two

I'm REALLY enjoying Me Made May!! I committed to myself that I would wear something I made each day of May 2017 and it has been revolutionary for me. Here's a recap of Week Two. If you missed Week One, click here. And, if you'd like to see my May Makes every day, follow me… Continue reading Me Made May 2017 – Week Two

Handmade Wardrobe · sewing · Upcycle Sewing

Scarf to Vest – an Upcycle Tale

Hey, it's the 10th day of Me Made May 2017 and I just can't seem to pull it together enough to do pictures today. You know - life happens! So, instead you get a blog post about what I would have worn if I could have worn my Me Made May Day 10 make. Good… Continue reading Scarf to Vest – an Upcycle Tale

Handmade Wardrobe · me made may · sewing

Me Made May 2017 – Week One

'I, Annette Allison Millard of www.sewfullife.com and https://www.instagram.com/sewfullife/, sign up as a participant of Me-Made-May '17. I endeavour to wear my handmade wardrobe pieces each day for the duration of May 2017' Are you doing Me Made May? This is the first year I've joined in and I am having SO much fun with this.… Continue reading Me Made May 2017 – Week One