Sew It Slow: Day 8

If your following along, share your progress using the hashtag #PheeSlowSew on social media. Don’t forget to catch all the posts for the sew along here. If you finish early, don’t forget to enter a photo of your creation!

  • Ashland: shoulder seams, sash, sleeves and optional cuff
  • Betty: back seam
  • Cabin: bias facing/binding at sleeve hems and bottom hem
  • Cielo: sleeve (flat)
  • Fireweed: bodice to skirt
  • Floreat Sleeved/Sleeveless: sides seams
  • Geranium: Button holes
  • Hinterland: gather skirt; attach skirt for full placket only
  • Larkspur: sleeve (flat)
  • Matilda: placket
  • River: hem
  • Sedona: side seams + sleeve (set-in)
  • Trevi: armholes
  • Washi: facing


I’ve moved today’s techniques of button sewing to this weekend. Tomorrow I will also cover a bunch of different hemming techniques, including some that are not listed on the schedule.

Published by Stephanie

Stephanie has a passion for high quality fabrics, vintage design, garment construction, and small design details. She also enjoys running, yoga, creating things for her daughter, and spending time with her chickens. She currently resides in her hometown of Des Moines, Iowa.

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