Archive | May, 2011

Crescent Sew-Along #23: A Skirt Hem with Seam Binding

Last post, everyone! After this one, you’ll have all of the information you need to finish your Crescent Skirts. Is it skirt weather for everyone yet? Let’s get hemming! You can hem your skirts any way you like. I’d suggest trying it on again, and making sure you are happy with the length before hemming. […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #21: Sewing the Zipper

Hey everyone! It’s a long weekend here, and it’s meant to be a sunny one too. Plenty of time to catch up on your sewing! (No, that’s not all I think about… well, not all the time.) Today I’ll show you how to sew in the zipper. We’ll take the facing-zipper unit we constructed yesterday, […]

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Crescent Sew-Along #19: Adding a Lining

Hi Everyone! This post is just for the Sew-Alongers that are lining their skirts. Because I’m not  lining mine, I’ve done the best explanation I can on how to do the lining with very few photos. Please let me know if this isn’t clear and I’ll add more detailed instructions! Click on any of the […]

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Sew Your Very First Skirt!

Have you always wanted to sew a skirt for yourself, but don’t know where to start? Now is the perfect time to learn! Sunni from A Fashionable Stitch is hosting a beginner level sew-along, for the lovely Ginger Skirt! I’ve borrowed this photo of her fantastic Ginger skirt to get you excited. Isn’t it great? […]

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