It’s Monday morning and we are already designing for Fall 18 and preparing for the Spring 18 samples to arrive AND preparing sales orders for the current session, Fall 17. Needless to say we have a lot going on. Our design routine is to organize our office. Pull old samples we liked from the previous year.…… Continue reading 5 different basic pleats every seamstress should know
The beginning of the week can be SEW hectic for moms on the go. We are running our homes, getting kids ready for camp, pushing husbands out the door to get to work and getting ourselves to work. Not to mention, keeping our sewing projects in order. I posted this blog about a year ago.…… Continue reading 10 sewing tips to help the sewing enthusiast
New Year! New Habit! this is my new mantra for the year. 2016 was a blast! Siri2Siri is growing (Alhamdulillah) and I am growing as a designer, as well as, a social media wizard. 🙂 Yay me! I know I have been absent from the blogsphere for a long time. No, I have not…… Continue reading New Year New Habits
This is the best throwback picture ever! This is a picture of one of my first dresses I offered on my Etsy shop. You may look at this picture and think, “What is the big deal? It’s just a dress!” but you see. This customer is my very first online customer. Not only…… Continue reading how awesome is this throwback. The perfect fit.
I hardly every do a DIY. I just don’t have the patience for it. Some people are awesome at redoing or resizing a dress or skirt they bought from the thrift store. For me, its a not so great experience. Personally, there are some DIY projects that are awesome and I think, “man I wish I…… Continue reading My first quick and easy DIY project
Another Siri2Siri Cardigan has left the building! YES! Wow, it is such an amazing feeling when people want your clothing. At times I reminisce about the beginning. I had a dream, an idea, a concept. I had no idea if anyone would “get” the idea or if they would even like it. But I…… Continue reading Another attractive cardy on it’s way out the door
I know you can relate to this tip. After you bought all this fabric what do you do with it now!? You store it in clear bins. Why clear? So you can see what the heck you have and so you will not go and buy the same piece of fabric, AGAIN! lol Yes it…… Continue reading Design Tip #8- Bins, Bins and more Bins