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Just for You Sewlebrity Sewalong Roundup (and Giveaway!)

Posted by Deirdre Quirk on Aug 6th 2015

Just for You–Selfish Sewing with Your Favorite SewCanShe Bloggers has a deceptively simple premise: make 24 sewing projects (2 for each month) that are just for you. Not for your friend, your daughter, your sister, or your grandma; just for you. As women and sewists we love to make things for other people, but how often do we remember to take time for ourselves as well? This book encourages you to do just that.

And as part of their mission to spread selfish sewing, the wonderful women at  SewCanShe hosted a Sewlebrity Sewalong! They asked some of their favorite sewing bloggers to each make a project from the book, and the results are both stunning and inspiring. The women have been having a good time choosing fabric, personalizing the projects, offering helpful hints, and learning new skills. See some of the best so far below, and check out this month's Sewlebrity Sewalong here!

Top left corner:  Quilting Bee Dress made by Polka Dot Chair

Top center:  Travel Etui made by Patchwork Posse

Top right corner:  Tied Belt made by Falafel and the Bee

Center:  Sweetly Gathered Round Handbag made by Thread Riding Hood

Bottom left corner:  Boho Maxi Dress made by Swoodson Says

Bottom center:  Crafty Satchel made by Fabric Mutt

Bottom right corner:  Vernazza Color-Blocked Top made by The Sewing Loft

You can also check out the Just for You Sewlebrity Sewalong page on Facebook for even more inspiration, helpful tips, and encouragement as you start you own selfish sewing journey! 

Plus, one reader will win a free copy of the book! You can enter the giveaway here: a Rafflecopter giveaway. The giveaway ends on 8/12 at 12am PST, and the winner will be announced the next day. 

So what are you waiting for? Get sewing today! You can pick up your copy of Just for You here

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