banner graphic for denim month, showing the letters for the word "denim" in denim texture, juxtaposed against a white background. The Sewcialists logo and the hashtag #SewcialistsDenim also appear.

That’s right, my friends! This February, we are challenging you to sew denim in all its many forms!

How about:

  • making jeans or overalls
  • a classic jean jacket or a denim chore coat
  • a chambray shirt, dress, or trousers
  • a Canadian tuxedo (double denim!)
  • refashioning denim garments
  • using a denim-look knit
  • or anything else you dream up with denim!

If you want to participate, all you have to do is tag your projects #SewcialistsDenim on Instagram! If you don’t have Instagram, you could email us a photo instead at Sewcialists@gmail.com. We will be posting inspiration, techniques, and historical background on denim throughout January, and then the theme month will kick off in February.

On Friday, we will be asking for volunteers to sew denim projects and write about them on the Sewcialists blog in February. We will take the first three volunteers... [read more]