The Bolt Culotte Pattern: Make with Mandi

This February I had the pleasure of connecting with Mandi Bharij, the marvelous designer behind the Make with Mandi independent pattern company. Based in the UK, she and I connected [Read More]

The Jalie 4018 Renee Ponte Pants

Renee Ponte Pants

There’s nothing quite like a good pair of high-waisted, cigarette pants. A flattering design first made popular in the 1950’s, it can be tricky to find a modern pattern with [Read More]

The Free Range Slacks Part 2: Purposeful Potential

Essex Free Range Slacks

January is Purposeful Projects Month here at The Confident Stitch, meaning that we’ve spent the start of 2021 exploring the many different ways a sewing project can be categorized as [Read More]

Reversible Ombré Table Runner: The 1st ‘Make’ of Christmas!

If I had a dollar for every “easy” project I’ve abandoned, I’d be a bazillionaire by now. When I know a project is going to be difficult I’m prepared to [Read More]