Laminaria Swimsuit by Tuesday Stitches - on MaternitySewing.com

Maternity Style: Laminaria Swimsuit

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Specs: Pattern: Laminaria Maternity Swimsuit bij Tuesday Stitches Size US 8, D-F cup Adjustments: Lengthened by 3″, moved strap position Fabric: Folk Art Floral on Flex base and Lining by Funki Fabrics Pictured at 34 and 38 weeks pregnant When I got pregnant, a swimsuit was one of the first things on my list to sew. I’ve always worn bikinis, …

Listening to Imaginary Soundscapes while Sewing; Maternity Sewing Podcast Episode 18

Ambient Soundscapes as Sewing Background: Podcast Episode 18

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Erin talks about listening to ambient soundscapes as a background for sewing when you don’t want silence but want something that requires less attention than music, podcasts, or television. Podcast Player: Show Notes: The website Erin recommends for ambient soundscapes is Ambient-Mixer.com. The individual ambient mixes that she shared are: Abandoned Tent in the DesertNighttime in ArizonaRavenclaw Common RoomSlytherin Common …

Maternity Style: Two Pegs Dress - on MaternitySewing.com

Maternity Style: Two Pegs Dress

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Specs: Pattern: Two Pegs Dress by Boho Banjo View A, Size S, longer sleeves Adjustments: None Fabric: Rayon challis from Minerva Crafts Pictured at 36 weeks pregnant Now this is a dress that I had not expected to love as much as I do. When I saw the product listing of the Two Pegs Dress pattern, I did not think …

How Sewing Helped Prepare me for Motherhood: Jordan's Story

How Sewing Helped Me Prepare for Motherhood: Jordan’s Story

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Through pregnancy and post-partum our bodies go through massive changes in size and shape, unfamiliar redistributions of weight, and are constantly changing. These changes can be disorienting and can cause even the most self-confident of women to feel alien in her body. Hormonal surges can make your mind feel alien too. Today on the Maternity Sewing blog we have Jordan here …

Cloth Menstrual Pads - DIYpads - on Maternity Sewing

Introduction to Cloth Menstrual Pads

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I wonder what you thought when you saw the title of this post – “Oh cool!”, “Ehm, what?” or even “Gross!”? My mission here is to at least pique your interest, because I definitely think sewing your own cloth pads is cool! I’ve been using them for a couple of years now, but I admit that when I first heard …