Maternity Sewing Podcast Episode 10: Nursing Bras

Nursing Bras with Hanne Vandersteen: Podcast Episode 10

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In Episode 10 of the Maternity Sewing Podcast, Lisa talks to bespoke bra maker Hanne Vandersteen about what to consider when sewing or buying nursing bras. Hanne explains why she started sewing nursing bras and encourage all nursing women to have at least one beautiful nursing bra that makes them feel pretty when wearing it! Podcast Player: Show Notes: You …

Infinity Dress Sewalong 2: Size Selection & Fitting

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In the 2nd part of the Infinity Dress Sewalong, we’ll talk about size selection and fit for your Infinity Dress. You can find the whole sewalong here. Size Selection: The only fitted part of this dress is the waistband. It sits at the underbust in front and natural waist in the back (more on that below) so we’ll use our …

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Infinity Dress Sewalong 1: Fabric and Supplies

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Welcome to the Knit Infinity Dress Sewalong! In this series of posts we’ll walk you through all the steps necessary to make yourself a gorgeous Infinity Dress. In part 1 of the Infinity Dress Sewalong we’ll talk about fabric selection and what other supplies and notions you need. See all the sewalong posts. Buy a copy of the pattern. Fabrics …

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Miss Crayola Creepy on Quilting and Garment Sewing: Podcast Episode 9

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In Episode 9 of the Maternity Sewing Podcast, Erin talks with another Erin, Miss Crayola Creepy, about her journey from quilting to garment sewing back to quilting. She talks about what she’s learned from quilting that helps her with garment sewing (and vice versa) and shares some really exciting news! Podcast Player: Show Notes: You can find Maternity Sewing at …

Erin & Lisa of Maternity Sewing in their Knit Infinity Dresses

Introducing the Knit Infinity Dress Pattern

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Infinity dresses are named for the infinite ways they can be worn, thanks to the innumerable ways you can wrap the straps to make the bodice uniquely yours. Our Infinity Dress Sewing Pattern is a deluxe version featuring: a pleated front to accommodate A-F cups shaped straps to minimize bulk when wrapping a waistband that provides stability and waist definition …

Maternity Sewing Podcast Episode 8: Developing the Knit Infinity Dress Pattern

Developing Our Infinity Dress Pattern: Podcast Episode 8

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Erin and Lisa talk about their new Maternity Sewing exclusive Knit Infinity Dress pattern (launching next week, December 4th!), what it was like to work together to develop a pattern, and why they think their new pattern is awesome. Podcast Player: Show Notes: You can find Maternity Sewing at Keep in touch with us by following our blog (follow …

Holiday Weekend Sale 2018

Holiday Weekend Sale!

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Have you had your eye on one or more of the patterns we carry? Now’s your time, as all patterns are on sale Friday through Monday! Get 20% off, no code needed. Happy sewing! Check out our patterns! Sale runs from Friday night November 23rd 00:00 PST to Monday night November 26th 00:00 PST.

Audrey of Skirt Fixation talks about many of the challenges she has faced while pregnant including miscarriage, grief, pain, and anxiety.

Audrey’s Story – Many Pregnancies and Many Challenges: Podcast Episode 7

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In Episode 7, Audrey of Skirt Fixation tells Erin her personal story of having gone through many pregnancies and some of the challenges she has faced through them including miscarriage, loss of a loved one, and physical pain. She goes into depth on her experience of prenatal anxiety, a poorly understood condition that has affected her in her last several …

Maternity Style - Cappuccino Cardigan - on Maternity Sewing

Maternity Style: Cappuccino Cardigan

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Specs: Pattern: Cappuccino Cardigan by Candy Castle View: Long sleeves, no cuffs. Size M graded out to L at the hips. Adjustments: none Fabric: Jersey Knit from Minerva Crafts Worn at: 30 weeks pregnant I have one cardigan that is probably the most worn garment in my wardrobe. It’s actually one that was mysteriously found after a summer of visitors, …