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Loads of sewing DIYs, all in once place.

Handmade Halloween, 25+ Crafts and Costumes

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I was going through my Halloween content recently, when I realized...holy smokes - I have made a BUNCH of Halloween crafts over the years! Like way more than I ever thought I would, considering costume sewing used to be one of my least faves. But between the blog, and other companies I work with that look for Halloween content each year, it starts to pile up[...]

Got Milk? 10 Patterns and DIYs for Breastfeeding Moms

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Breastfeeding. It's everywhere lately. Whether it is seeing the video of Olivia Wilde dumping breastmilk on her head, hearing about how Anthro kicked out a breastfeeding Mom, or seeing a picture of Giselle breastfeeding her daughter via Instagram, it is all over my Social Media pages. Breastfeeding Awareness week was the first week in August, and the celebs [...]

14 Must-Sew Fall Patterns for Women

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Bright green pecans are growing abundantly on our tree, which means fall is just around the corner. One of my goals for this year was to sew more for myself, and what better way to do that than to add some key pieces to my fall wardrobe. These patterns include some essentials to spruce up any closet, so I hope you find some fall inspiration here yourself. [...]

Five and Ten Designs - 1 Pattern, 5 Designers

Make this Look

Patterns sewn recently, and other inspirationalal ideas for what you can make.

Surfer Slacks

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Somehow I seem to have fallen off the sewing wagon for little man, and it was time to get back on. Over the past 2 - 3 months we have been working really hard at potty training Ben.  I know each child is different, but Ben Ben Ben Ben Ben Ben Ben. So much tougher than the girls. I have never cleaned up so much poop in my life. But I digress. Now that we a[...]

Little Betty Tribal Top

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I am obsessed with tribal fabric lately. After finding this one in my local store's clearance bin, I snatched it up like I was running through a sample sale. It was MINE! Mine, mine, mine.  The only problem was, I only had about 1/2 - 3/4 yard to play with. Not enough to make something fabulous for myself, juuuust enough to eek out something for the kids. [...]

Make this Look - Indian Summer

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I was totally inspired when I saw the featured photo courtesy of Vanity Fair.  Throw a tank underneath it and you are good for daytime, cover up with a sweater when it gets cooler at night. They are calling it Spring fashion, I am saying - let's bring that bad boy into late Summer / early Fall with us. Shall we? Make or Buy this Look  Wide Neck Sweats[...]

Who is writing all of this?

Check out the main authors of the Sewing Rabbit.

Jess Abbott
  • Jess Abbott

  • Owner
  • Jess Abbott the Sewing Rabbit is the founder and creative director behind the sewing rabbit blog, as well as SewSet.com, 5 & 10 Designs, and co-editor in chief of STYLO magazine. She resides in Virginia Beach with her husband and 3 children. Website: www.sewingrabbit.com
 
Alexia Sotelo
  • Alexia Sotelo

  • Contributor
  • Author of Lexi Made, Alexia is a professional photographer and has been sewing for a little over a year. She currently resides in Utah with her husband, and 3 beautiful children. Website: www.leximade.com
 
Justine Abbitt
  • Justine Abbitt

  • Contributor
  • Author of Sew Country Chick, Justine loves to update her 100 year old farmhouse in couture style. She currently resides in California with her husband and three children. Website: www.sewcountrychick.com
 
Nicole Daksiewicz
  • Nicole Daksiewicz

  • Contributor
  • Founder of Modern Handcraft, Nicole has a passion for quilting. Working as a part time flight attendant, she has learned to perfect the art of 'crafts on the go'. She currently resides in Chicago with her husband and son. Website: www.modernhandcraft.com
 

Melissa Hoover
  • Melissa Hoover

  • Contributor
  • Founder of EcoArmoire, Melissa has a passion for all things eco-friendly and sustainable, which comes out in her sewing. From women's, to children, to men's, to entire wedding parties - Melissa does it all! Website: www.ecoarmoire.com
 
RaeAnna Goss
  • RaeAnna Goss

  • Contributor
  • Author of the blog Sewing Mama RaeAnna, this awesome Mama has a passion for sewing for her children. RaeAnna also teaches piano to children, and resides in Nashville with her husband and 2 children. Website: www.sewingmamaraeanna.com
 
Tara Faul
  • Tara Faul

  • Contributor
  • Author of Girl Like the Sea, Tara calls her sewing style modern, quirky, nerdy, whimsical, striped, and sometimes irreverent. A professional hair-stylist, this sewing mama currently resides in Virginia with her husband and 3 kids. Website: www.girllikethesea.org
 
Bernadette Reinecke
  • Bernadette Reinecke

  • Contributor
  • Author of daisies and dresses, Bernadette has been crafting ever since she could hold a pair of scissors. She also runs a successful Etsy shop, where she sells all of her handsewn goodies. Website, www.daisiesanddresses.blogspot.com