Minerva Crafts · Product Review

Minerva: Santiam Reversible Ripstop & Wool Vest

Hello! I’m very excited to share this project with you! I’ve been wanting to make this vest for a couple of years now (to replace a worn, favorite commercial vest). I made the Santiam Reversible Vest by The Green Pepper, with supplies gifted by Minerva. The black and navy ripstop fabrics are water resistant. I… Continue reading Minerva: Santiam Reversible Ripstop & Wool Vest

Janome · Sewing

Janome: Wool Tedra Skirt

I'm excited to share with you about a fun project that I made with Janome. This skirt is the Tedra skirt from Lotta Jansdotter's book Everyday Style. Cutting out a wool skirt on the bias gives such a fun and flattering shape. Check out the post for lots more details including a DIY wood Taylor's… Continue reading Janome: Wool Tedra Skirt

Janome · Product Review

Janome: Black and White plaid Esme Top

If you're new to sewing garments, I highly recommend finding a shift top pattern. I find them to be a wardrobe staple. I have made a few shift top patterns and this one was quite fun. I find shift tops are great for printed fabrics while also offering a classier option to wear (compared to… Continue reading Janome: Black and White plaid Esme Top

Minerva Crafts · Product Review

Minerva: Rise and Fall Turtleneck by Papercut Patterns

Hello there! I'm excited to share about a handmade turtleneck that I recently sewed with Minerva. The drapey viscose knit fabric pairs really well with the Rise and Fall turtleneck by Papercut Patterns. I made the Fall version, which has a looser fit with a long, funnel neckline. Go and check out the post on… Continue reading Minerva: Rise and Fall Turtleneck by Papercut Patterns

Minerva Crafts · Tutorial

Minerva: Embroidered Fabric Bag Tutorial

Hello there! I'm very excited to share a link today to a fun post that I made with Minerva. I wrote up a quick tutorial to share with you, a drawstring fabric bag to make with scraps of fabric. Go and check out the post for lots more details: https://www.minervacrafts.com/blogger-network/post/embroidered-fabric-scrap-bag

Minerva Crafts · Product Review

Minerva: Men’s Kwik Sew 3638 Fleece Vest

I'm excited to share with you about a recent project that I finished for my husband. I made the quick so 3638 vest with fleece and zipper supplies from Minerva.  I had made this vest for him once before in a green fleece. He has been super excited to add another vest to his… Continue reading Minerva: Men’s Kwik Sew 3638 Fleece Vest