Welcome back to our “Sewing Trends” series with Kelley Gilbert from Casa Crafty! Join us as we take a look at online sewing trends. We do hope you find something you enjoy! If you missed anything, you can look through all of Kelley’s past trends posts here.

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What are you sewing this month?

February is upon us and now the sun is showing itself more and more. It is still Winter though, so keeping toasty is in order. How better to do that than with these fine examples of the Sew House Seven Toaster Sweater (versions 1 and 2)!

tooaster part2

clockwise from top left- Little Miss Lorraine: Toaster Sweater 2, Sew DIY: Rib Knit Turtleneck, Frolein Tilia: chic order casual, Sugar and Candy: Toaster 2 Sweater, Saki Jane: Sew House 7

taoster part1

clockwise from top left- Sew in Progress: Toaster Sweater version 2, Self Assembly Required: Toaster Sweater #2, Handmade Frenzy: Project Sew It Toaster Sweater, Handmade Wardrobe: Cozy January


In true pre-spring form, the florals are starting to show themselves. From tops to dresses, Northern Hemisphere and Southern, the flowers are starting to bloom!

spring floral preview

clockwise from top left- Secondo Piano: Dress, Trish Stitched: Embroidered Peplum Pullover, Dandelion Drift: Lou Box Top, Made by Meg: Ana Dress, Jorth: TNT


Let’s not forget that hibernation is waning. The animals are starting to awaken in strong prints and little trinkets:

animal menagerie

clockwise from top left- Crafty like a Rox: Boys CAN Wear Pink, Projects by Jane: Scrap Brooches, Amy Nicole Studio:Refashioned Sweatshirt Tee, Laukkumatka: Shirt Sewing, Sew Very: Panda Face Zip Pouch, Chronically Siobhan: Cats wearing Bowties


The multipurpose over size tote is showing itself again, Are you ready to make yourself an awesome new bag? Try one of these for inspiration!

totes early spring1

clockwise from top left- Radiant Home Studio: Penfield Pocket Tote, Call Ajaire: Senna Tote, Noodlehead: Explorer Tote, Emkie Designs: the Relaxed Tote