FINDING FABRIC…

First step to sewing is finding the right fabrics for what you’re planning to do. My first sewing project will be mittens since it is winter and my fingers are constantly frozen because mittens are torn at the fingertips and this is the perfect opportunity to sew one instead of flushing money down the drain to purchase a new one. Since I love my old mitten so much, I’ve decided to sew on top of them. So my old mitts will be the inner layer and the outer layer will be the newly sewn mitt. So far the best kind of fabric for mittens is wool or a knitted kind of fabric because they’re warm and best for colder weathers – like we have now. Now to buy the fabric…

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Introduction 

A brand new project….I decided to go with sewing since I haven’t picked it up since grade 9 applied art. Since I have a little bit of sewing experience, this project should be a easy breezy…at least I hope it is. I haven’t sewn a dress together before so that’s one part I’m excited for in this project because I get to pick someone and make them something to wear. And that’s a wrap!