**This post has been updated here: http://www.wellsewnstyle.com/2017/05/03/updating-the-2017-ultimate-plus-size-swim-guide/ ** Fit tips and sizing guides are still super-relevant in the post below.
Although making my
In my previous post, DIY Swimsuit Part 1, I shared that I was going to tackle making my first swimsuit. Although it's not perfect I'm pretty pleased with the results! For my first me-made swimsuit, I'll take it. Pattern After some lengthy research on plus size swimwear sewing patterns I ... Read More
Happy July! A new issue of Sew Sew Def mag hits the virtual newsstands today. In the July issue I interviewed Jenny Rushmore of Cashmerette. If you're a long time reader of my blog you know I am a total Cashmerette fangirl. I've made the Appleton Wrap dress half a ... Read More
Congratulations on taking the first steps in creating your own workspace! For all of your creative endeavors you are going to need a durable and sturdy worktable. The table used at Well Sewn Style is 72” by 48” and stands at 36” tall. This guide will be referring to the ... Read More
Lately I’ve had a sneaking suspicion that I was wearing the wrong size bra. The back of my bra keep creeping up, the front kept sliding down, my underwires weren't staying put. Something had to be off. Furthermore I desperately needed a strapless bra for all these adorable off the ... Read More
Nearly three years ago, after the birth of my daughter, I tried to go clothes shopping for some back-to-work ensembles. I’d officially left the straight-sized world and could no longer fit into my J. Crew staples. I searched high and low for really well made plus-size clothes. Specifically I was ... Read More
It's the first of the month! Do you know what that means? A new issue of Sew Sew Def Mag has hit the shelves (virtually, of course). In this month's issue I shared with readers my top tips for creating an organized and inspired space. To subscribe head to https://www.sewsewdefmag.com I ... Read More