Beth Smith

beth@bethsmithtextiles.com

Sewing Fail – Graduation Dress

I asked Maggie if she wanted a new dress for graduation an she said she really did but was hesitant…

Janome

In 1999 we moved to Michigan from Pennsylvania because my darling got a new job. In Pennsylvania, for a few…

Sewing and Body Image

I’ve never been a person who felt very confident about my body. All my life I’ve been a little…chubby. I…

Prom 2019 – Maggie Edition

This dress took months. We started thinking about it in November. We found a pattern and chose the fabric and…

More Hems

A few weeks ago I talked about rolled hems, rolled hem feet for your sewing machine and their benefits. Today…

Easter Dress in the Making

There is a woman I follow on Instagram. Her name is Eunice Asamoah. Her dresses are amazing and colorful and…

2019 Make Nine Challenge

If you follow me on Instagram you may have seen my post in December announcing my plans to take part…

Custom Dressmaking

In a previous post I kind of did an overview of my sewing experience but I wanted to give a…

Rolled Hem Tips

I love a good rolled hem. It’s tiny and cute. It’s great to use on finer fabrics like silk, satin…

Scraps

Today I just have a question. I have been sewing a lot. Which means I have a LOT of fabric…

Using a Border Print for a Circle Skirt

I bought some spectacular fabric that was a border print. I automatically thought of making a lovely gathered skirt with…

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