Don’t Save It, Just Sew It!

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January Sew Your View, Simplicity 8532 sewing room accessories are a fun way to show off special fabrics

Amy Butler's book In Stitches with patterns for the Document Duvet and Photo File.

Sew Much Talent Stashed Gems Challenge on Facebook. Here are a few of the challenge rules: For more details visit the group


1. No buying patterns.+
2. No buying fabric.*
3.80% of your project MUST come from fabric in your stash, which can be anything in your house you can use for fabric.
*20% of purchases can be for additional fabric, notions, etc.
+ Your patterns CAN be self-directed, but you CANNOT download new PDF patterns ( including free patterns).

Support the Stitch Please podcast and Black Women Stitch.

For a limited time, you can get a box of MYSTERY FABRIC from Lisa's extensive fabric collection. For $30, you can get a medium USPS flat rate box stuffed with fabric. Chevron, Black+White, and Nature fabric boxes available. Shipping/tracking/insurance included :)   DM blackwomenstitch on Instagram  or email for more info.

 You can get an adorable enamel pin by sending $15 to Paypal or Cash App.

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Lisa is a fourth-generation sewing enthusiast who learned to sew while earning a PhD in African American literature and culture. She has been sewing for more than twenty years while also teaching, researching, and publishing in Black American literature and culture.