A while ago I made a comparison chart of sizing systems for women. But I thought it would also be useful to do the same thing for children’s sizes.
This is a rough guide to how children’s clothing sizes and sewing pattern sizes match up […]
While I was writing up my list of Independent Sewing Patterns for the Plus-Sized Sewist, one of the things I noticed was how different everyone’s sizing system was. And the larger the pattern sizes available, the more the systems varied from pattern maker to pattern maker.
Having trouble locating a long-arm quilter who works close by? I’ve complied a list of Canadian long-arm quilting services. I’ll be adding as I go, so check back soon.
I haven’t tried them all, so I can’t vouch for them. If you know of any others, or have had a good experience with any, please […]
Am I plus-sized? I don’t know. It all depends on what plus-size means. But I do know that I love independent pattern companies, and their patterns do not always come in my size.
So I’ve put together a list of sewing patterns companies that make things a bit bigger (plus-size, curvy, full-figured?) and that hopefully […]
Ok, so it’s not really that big a list – yet! But it has some really great designers.
Here is a list of Canadian pattern designers. If you know of any others, please leave a comment or get in touch.
This list was last updated on February 1, 2016. Designers are generally […]
Whether you work at home or in an office, sometimes it’s nice to be able to pick up your laptop and go work in a coffee shop for a change of pace. It’s so much more difficult when you have a sewing machine instead of a laptop.
Here is a list of Canadian sewing (and […]
Shannon is a Canadian sewing, quilting and stitching blogger living in Montreal. Also mother of four.
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