Solely Sewing

Derry, Ireland

Hello my name is Traci, I am self taught sewist, I enjoy sewing, dressmaking, altering and a little crochet. My Granny Mattie was my teacher as a child, And now I love sewing away :) I am here to build up my knowledge and meet like minded people. I blog, twitter and facebook! pop over and see what I'm up to!! See you soon

Craftsy Member since September 2012


I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Jacket Fitting Techniques
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Couture Finishing Techniques
Sew Better Bags: The Weekend Duffel
Sewing Designer Jeans
Designing Details: Pockets
Jean-ius!
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Sewing Fashion Knits
Pant Construction Techniques
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Sewing on the Edge
Pant Fitting Techniques
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Underneath It All
Sewing Custom Roman Shades
Perfect Pizza at Home
Complete Knife Skills
Professional Family Portraits
Amazing Crochet Textures
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Sewing With Silks
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Mastering Zipper Techniques
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Sew the Perfect Fit
Sewing Texture
Sewing With Knits
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Fashion Draping: Bias Design
The Couture Dress
Beginner Serging
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Creative Quilt Backs
Fashion Draping
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
The Costume Box
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Design Your Own Handbag
Sewing Lingerie
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Professional Window Treatments
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
The Ultimate T-Shirt Quilt
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
Sew Like a Designer: Fashion Details
Sewing Custom Curtains & Draperies
Classic Tailoring: The Blazer
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear: Beyond the Basics
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers