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Best Sewing Machine for Advanced Sewers

Whether you sew for a hobby or for business, one thing is for certain – you need a sewing machine that is going to show your skills off to the fullest, and help you to achieve the perfect finish on whatever you’re creating. But with hundreds of sewing machines available online these days, it can be difficult to determine which one is going to match your talent, and isn’t just designed to carry out basic stitches. That’s why we’ve taken the guesswork out of it for you, and have compiled a list of our favorite sewing machines for advanced sewers, along with a buying guide to help you choose the best machine for your individual needs. Quick Navigation If you’re...

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Sew Reporter – 3rd of May

Hoorah, it’s Sunday and that means it’s time for your weekly dose of sewing inspiration! Scroll down for some fabulous makes, and everything we think you should see and listen to this week. Did you watch the second episode of the Sewing Bee? Every week we post a selection of sewing patterns from independent designers and commercial pattern houses inspired by the show, so you might just find that pattern you were eyeing up! Also on the blog this week: New Sewing Pattern Releases for April. There were definitely some beauts released last month so go check them out! Are you watching the Great British Sewing Bee series 6? We have searched high and low to bring you the best...

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From Scratch by Rachel Goodman

Title: From ScratchSeries: Blue Plate #1Author: Rachel Goodman Genre: Light Women's Fiction/Chick Lit Release Date: May 1, 2020 Blurb Adown-home, feel-good debut Southern romance, From Scratch explores one woman’sjourney back home to Dallas, Texas, where her family is cooking up a plan thatdoesn’t quite suit her tastes…Thirty-year-old Lillie Turner grew up with maple syrup stuck to her skin andbacon grease splattered on her clothes, courtesy of working in the familydiner. Thank goodness she escaped all that when she moved to Chicago five yearsago. Now a successful strategy consultant and newly engaged to a man whocomplements her like biscuits and gravy, she has everything she wants.When an urgent phone call about her father’s health pulls Lillie back toDallas, she soon learns...

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Fashion For Right Now Spring Trends

Don't give up on your style, do you can to lift your spirits and contact your cabi stylist to help.What a weird time it is to be someone who cares about style and clothes. It feels like a lifetime ago that I took these photos to show off the pieces I'd carefully selected from cabi to freshen up my spring wardrobe. What we need is fashion for RIGHT NOW, that means the spring trends need to be things that look good on zoom calls, make us feel happier and are easy to wear. Cabi checks all those boxes for me.Related: Putting together fun outfits for springHow I approach Getting Dressed During COVID Each spring for the past six years, I've relied on cabi to...

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RELEASE BLITZ - From Scratch #Giveaway

Title: From ScratchSeries: Blue Plate #1Author: Rachel Goodman Genre: Light Women's Fiction/Chick Lit Release Date: May 1, 2020 Blurb A down-home, feel-good debut Southern romance, From Scratch explores one woman’s journey back home to Dallas, Texas, where her family is cooking up a plan that doesn’t quite suit her tastes…Thirty-year-old Lillie Turner grew up with maple syrup stuck to her skin and bacon grease splattered on her clothes, courtesy of working in the family diner. Thank goodness she escaped all that when she moved to Chicago five years ago. Now a successful strategy consultant and newly engaged to a man who complements her like biscuits and gravy, she has everything she wants.When an urgent phone call about her father’s health...

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