I have a newsletter! You should sign up, here’s why.

Newsletter 411

After reading lots of compelling articles telling me how important your subscriber list is, I finally started a newsletter a few months ago (check out While She Naps for great tips on writing a newsletter, she has an e-book about them too!). I used to do weekly Friday Favorites posts with the same format and simply switched that into the newsletter.

I quietly converted all of my direct email subscribers to newsletter subscribers once I had something to send out, and it recently occurred to me that some folks read via Bloglovin or Feedly¬† and might be in the dark on what they’re missing. So this is a brief peek at what I send out each Friday! You can subscribe through this link, it goes out Friday mornings and every once in a while to share a pattern release or coupon.

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“Growing Up Sew Liberated” – A Sewing Book Review

sew liberated book review

Time for my monthly book review – for June it’s “Growing Up Sew Liberated: Making Handmade Clothes and Projects for Your Creative Child”* (affiliate link) by Meg McElwee. I love this book! It is such a pleasant read, and would be a perfect present for a pregnant friend who sews. There are 20 fun tutorials/patterns from clothes to toys, all displayed alongside tips on the Montessori way of framing the day and incorporating independence in children.

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