Sew Your Birth Year Challenge — A Round-up

Sew Your Birth Year mini challenge logo

We’ve loved following along with your projects for our Sew Your Birth Year mini challenge which finished last Sunday.

We spotted projects inspired by the 50s, 60s, 70s, 80s, and 90s, and we’re sharing some of them below.

The 90s

Featuring projects by @siobhansimper/ / @mandabe4r/ / @3126maynestreet/ / @mtl_yogagirl/ @nuymasu/ / @staycrafty.reganl/ / @sewingfromscratch2019/ / @seamsligit/ / @garbedgeclothingdesigns/

The 80s

Featuring projects by @magmaeyo/ / @make_it_sewing/ / @oh.sew.renee/ / @collapsing.stars/ / @aurelieroux/ / @lisa_bestdetective/ / @shanski.gee/ / @crafty_alibobs/ / @kestrelmakes/ / @thesewcraftybaker/ / @sophy_sews_hk/ / @englishgirlathome/ / @gilliancrafts/ / @monkeysocksk/ / @chrichrimano/ / @yellowdoormakes/ / @modicumsew/ / @anniebeeknits/ / @thriftina_nyc/

The 70s

Featuring projects by @ninkyphx/ / @cera.bee/ / @pfont/ / @sew_what73/ / @workhorsepatterns/ / @divinedita/ / @hagardashery/ / @sewitcurly/ / @chlo_thing/ / @sewmelwyk/ / @_rose_brown/ / @jaxx.of.all.trades/ / @waterg18/ / @sew_op_makerspace/ / @leila_sews/ / @sewnicdid/ / @grosgraingreen/

The 60s

Featuring projects by @squirrelsoxsews/ / @cookkat62/ / @lhkedunne/ / @hportemanteau/ / @morrissews/ / @softpurr/ / @foskins/ / @mountaintopsewing/ / @sew_sister/ / @anakiequilter/ / @ohsewmargy/

The 50s

Featuring projects by @raquel_sewing_knitting_in_asia/ / @sunnydayz06/ / @suestoney/

Thanks so much for joining in and we hope you’ve found inspiration to sew projects inspired by the 1950s to the 1990s!


Dear Reader: Our goal is to build community and make everyone feel welcome. We support crafting as an inclusive and welcoming space for people of all ages, abilities, ethnicities, genders, orientations and sizes. Regarding sewing challenge themes, we ask that you take each challenge as you see it fitting in your life, and express your involvement how you like, at the given time. Our challenges are for the pure enjoyment of participation and the love of community. Extended Mission Page Here.