I love it when I have the opportunity to brag
about one of my student's great accomplishments! Anneliese has only been
sewing with us for one year and when she approached me to ask if she could
make a Hungry Games themed line for her very first fashion show, I was
Jungle Mobile for New Baby
Gather a branch
from your back yard and some fabric to make this adorable jungle
New bundle of joy
on the way? How exciting!!! Want a great way to bring the beauty of
nature into your baby's nursery. Well I'll tell you step by step how
to do create this look. You first want to think of a theme or color
scheme you would like in the nursery. For this mobile, the theme is
Jungle. I then chose six jungle animals that I want to use and drew
templates for. I picked out six different fabrics.
Winner of last year's Designer of the Year award, twelve-year-old Love
to Sew student Sarah is living up to the title. This past September,
Sarah debuted her fantastic collection "Breakout" at Love to Sew's
annual fashion show at the Double Tree Inn Ballroom in Wilmington, DE.
The collection boasted fashions inspired by the judicial system, with
a vibrant blue two piece, a black and white striped fitted coat, and a
cheeky, brilliant orange romper. Sarah will be competing for the first
time in the senior division for the 2013 catwalk. Currently in
development, her upcoming collection "British Invasion" will
feature... READ MORE
Learn to Sew the Looks in
"Every Style Has a Common Thread"
Ad... from knit to
cotton fabrics, from sailor to goth to girly girl, we have all the
basics covered for your DIY summer fashion and accessory projects. No
See how one of our instructors, Jessica, put
together our ad for VOGUE
magazine. Learn to make the clothing you see in the ad. Love
to Sew can now be found in Vogue magazine as a part of Vogue's Trade
Directory--the "little black book" for readers interested in the industry.
Naturally we hope to show several aspects of sewing and design,
highlighted by the whimsical escape of fashion. Here, you can learn how to
make near everything featured in our ad (issue for June 2010 UK). The
instructions are simple, so even beginners can make it work!
To Learn More About
Making Your Own Clothes we suggest Christine Haynes book
Chic and Simple Sewing
. It's our favorite sewing book to use for beginners in our studio,
and patterns are included. We also recommend
Project RUNWAY DVDs
to view as an excellent guide for fashion design.
Let's get right to
the point...If you are looking for a fun and informative
website about Sewing, Crafting, Quilting, and Fashion Design, with
thousands of photos, and over 1300 pages of FREE lessons, directions, and
ideas, then LoveToSew.com is the place to be.
Lovetosew.com is a fun family
oriented website where we encourage and help children, teens, and adults to
Sew, Quilt, Craft, and Fashion Design. A place where they can gain
confidence in themselves, and learn the value of completing a project.
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