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DIY Nursing Sleep Bras + how to sew lingerie elastic

Nursing Sleep Bras

I’ve really gone of the sewing deep end, because I am about to post a picture of my underwear on the internet. Yes, you will be spared pictures of me modeling said underwear, because some things can be taken too far. I love the undergarment sewing trend that has taken the world by storm. I cannot […]

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Maternity Maxi (Southport pattern by True Bias, Sewn by Sew Fearless)

Maternity Southport Maxi

I’ve been wearing my maternity tanks to death since I sewed them, but I felt like I needed something a little more special for Sunday mass and date nights. When Lauren pointed out how nursing-friendly the new True Bias Southport Dress pattern was, I realized how easily it could be adjusted into the perfect maternity/nursing dress to […]

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Every wardrobe needs a rainbow of tank tops for summer time - sew fearless.com

Rainbow of Tanks

I feel like these tank tops where a sewing break through for me. I had a major void in my maternity wardrobe and in less than two weeks I had filled it with 5 shirts. That is the beauty of having small but strong arsenal of basic wardrobe patterns. Any wardrobe deficiencies can be quickly remedied […]

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Knit Skinny Binding Tutorial

Knit Skinny Binding Tutorial

I’m in a desperate sewing frenzy right now. It suddenly feels like summer and I have discovered that I have no summer maternity wear. Last week, I cracked down and sewed myself five Jalie racerback tanks. Unfortunately, my photographer-in-residence is busy with end-of-the-semester stuff anyways and we haven’t had a chance to photograph the tanks being worn […]

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(maternity) Ginger Jeans - pattern by Closet Case Files, sewing by SewFearless.com

Blue Ginger Jeans

You know how I was going to totally conquer pants last year? Yeah. That certainly fell apart mid-year, didn’t it? Stupid broken leg. Well, it turns out it doesn’t get any easier trying to buy ready-to-wear MATERNITY jeans when you are 5’10” and not-so-petite in the hips. Either I have to not gain any weight […]

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little green dress

Little Green Dress

I actually made this dress to wear with my black blazer to my husband’s work Christmas party. I abandoned it when I was 95% done for the following reasons The proportions didn’t work with my blazer. It made me look way more pregnant than I was ready to admit to all of my husbands coworkers […]

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Pina Nightie - Sewn by SewFearless.com

Pina Nightie

I think photos of yourself in a nightgown is probably the third most awkward thing to post on the internet, behind underwear and swimsuits.  Or maybe closeup shots of your clothes-fitting woes bumps it down to fourth place?  (Awkward in that I feel weird and self-conscious doing it. I wish I was a sewing body-positive […]

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