My Top 10 Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers

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The most popular blog post by far on Sharifa Creates has been My Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers. In it, I only listed three vloggers, so I’m back with a full list of 10! Hopefully this list will help you to learn everything you need to know about sewing and garment construction. Continue reading “My Top 10 Favorite YouTube Sewing Vloggers”

Do-It-Yourself Beach Bag

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Day 5 of 21 Days of Creativity

Earlier this week I went on a mini beach vacation with my family. It would have been great if I had brought a beach bag with me because I needed something to hold my beach essentials. It wasn’t until I got home that I realized I could easily make a beach bag using a popular clothing item: a t-shirt. There’s always next time!

Here’s how to make a beach bag out of a t-shirt. Continue reading “Do-It-Yourself Beach Bag”

Quirky Sleeveless Circle Dress – Sew Sharifa

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Day 4 of 21 Days of Creativity

Two years ago I was gifted with a strange hexagon patterned, knit fabric for Christmas. At that time, the design was so quirky that I did not know what to use it for. Pajama pants? A t-shirt? A maxi skirt? I had no idea! It was only recently that I embraced this fabric’s strange pattern and decided to create a Quirky Sleeveless Circle Dress. Continue reading “Quirky Sleeveless Circle Dress – Sew Sharifa”

Triangular Pyramid Wristlet (Sew Sharifa)

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Last week I had the urge to make a new handbag. I usually sew a basic clutch bag, but this time I wanted to challenge myself with a new, complex handbag design. I came across a forgotten triangular pyramid wristlet tutorial in the ‘likes’ section of my YouTube account and decided to go for it. I was a bit nervous because I had not worked with triangular pyramids since ninth grade Geometry (lol), but thankfully this project turned out a lot better than I expected.

Materials & Preparation
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Knit Sunflower Print Bodycon Skirt (Sew Sharifa)

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I created this bodycon skirt using the sunflower print fabric in my last post. I loved the sunflower print so much that I could not wait to make something with it. I made this skirt in a total of three hours, on the Continue reading “Knit Sunflower Print Bodycon Skirt (Sew Sharifa)”