Category Archives: Miscellaneous

Making time for me! How I learned that sewing really is self-care.

My life has been a little challenging since July 23rd – the day my husband, [Read More]

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How the Alex Pullover pulled me back into sewing!

I promise that this is a blog post about how I made the Jalie Alex [Read More]

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Sewing for All – Standing up against anti-trans legislation

At the beginning of last year the crew at Confident Stitch sat down to do [Read More]

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How I went from quilting to sewing clothes I love. (And how you can do it too!)

Are you a quilter who dreams of sewing clothes for yourself? Well, 2023 is going [Read More]

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YOU Make Sewing Special

When scrolling through social media, I sometimes find myself concluding that everyone else sews perfectly [Read More]

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The Story Behind the Homestead Star Quilt – Part 1

From the moment I saw it, I loved the Homestead Star Quilt pattern. Featuring an [Read More]

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Personalized pillowcases – the perfect project!

As those of us who rent know, it can be very difficult to make a [Read More]

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The Search for Independence

Over the past several years, my relationship with Independence Day has become a tenuous one. [Read More]

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What Does it Mean to ‘Make the Most of It’?

The events that took place at the capital this week have saddened and horrified us. [Read More]

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Fifth Anniversary Reflections

When I opened The Confident Stitch five years ago, I was certain that I possessed [Read More]

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