Against the grain

A practical guide to cutting on the bias When Madeleine Vionnet first cut garments on the bias, nobody had ever before seen garments that draped with such elegant fluidity. The sleek silhouette defined the evening wear of the 1930s, and was revived in John Gallianos’ slinky slip of the 1990s. It’s a sort of sorcery,Continue reading “Against the grain”

Back to School Sewing Crafts

While some places in the world are getting ready for back to school after summer vacation, others are getting ready to go back to school after months of lockdown – what a weird year it has been, right? To help everyone get ready for the transition back into to school life, Boo Le Heart SewingContinue reading “Back to School Sewing Crafts”

The classic print that’s HOT now!

What’s HOT right now in fashion? Prints, especially bold, yet classic prints like Houndstooth. Here at Sew You Magazine we are HUGE fans of this timeless print. Not only is houndstooth HOT for the coming fashion season, but so is “Print on Print”… in otherwords, let’s double up on that print before stepping out thatContinue reading “The classic print that’s HOT now!”