Plus Girl Sews

Sew Over It Doris Dress FBA and adjustments

For years I’ve been searching for the perfect summer dress that can be made up quickly in a viscose challis. […]

Mismatching Spots – Sewspiration

Every now and again I see a trend that I just cannot wait to jump on. I know the old […]

Self Drafted Cotton Skirt – Part One

For the next part of my particular SWAKOP group (after making my 1950s repro shirt) I wanted to make an […]

SWAKOP 2018: Sewing with a kind of plan

The very first Sewing With A Kind Of Plan (SWAKOP) sewalong has come to TheSewingPlace.org.uk and it’s the first time […]

Vogue 9252 & Butterick 6106 Mashup

This one isn’t exactly a Plus-Size friendly post! My cousin asked me to make a dress for her graduation. It […]

Butterick 6312 Jumpsuit Take Two Review and Design Adjustments

Scroll to the bottom for the finished garment pics ↓ You know it’s a good pattern when you can’t wait […]

Butterick B6312 Jumpsuit Review

Hello everyone! I’ve been sewing up some quick makes for summer to enjoy on my Spain holiday next month. I […]

Pattern Hacking: Princess Seam Adjustment

If you’ve been following along my Sew Fitography Sloper Review, you have probably already guessed that the frumpy, white, long […]

Sew Fitography Review: Part Three

If you’re new here you can read part one and part two of my reviews first. The final part of […]

Sew Fitography Sloper Review: Part Two

If you haven’t yet read my first part review of Sew Fitography, check it out here to get an understanding […]

Sew Fitography Review: Part One

Sew Fitography, what on earth is that? I came along this software last year when researching alternate options for slopers. […]

Wardrobe Planning for 2018

Hello everyone, my first post of 2018 and finally kicking off the blog a bit more! This year I have […]

What happened?

Hi everyone! If you’re here reading this, maybe you’re thinking something looks different? Well, the truth is, my site got […]