This August, we are challenging you to sew garments that you wear OVER or UNDER your clothes! You can sew for yourself or anyone else. Tag your projects #SewOverUnder on Instagram!

Here are some examples of what you could make, depending on whether it is hot or cold in your hemisphere right now:

  • OVER:
    • jackets, coats, or toppers to keep you warm
    • accessories like scarves, backpacks or purses
    • sun protection like floaty robes, hats, or rashguards
    • house clothes like a bathrobe or Snuggie! (Please, please, someone make a Snuggie!)
  • UNDER:
    • underwear, boxers, lingerie, slips, or a binder
    • leggings shorts to prevent thigh chafing under skirts and dresses
    • long underwear, leggings, or camisoles
    • layering pieces, like a tee to wear under your favourite blazer or sundress

Of course, you could also make a set of over/under garments that go together, like a... [read more]