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MyBodyModel Fall Sewing Queue Sketches by Angelica 1
Sketch & Sew
Angelica Pohle

My Fall Sewing Queue, by Angelica

I just started getting into sewing this year, and I’m so excited to have MyBodyModel to plan my fall wardrobe! I’m an incredibly methodical and organized person who also has what I like to call “Shiny Object Syndrome” – I am so quick to jump to the coolest and newest sewing pattern and forget about

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Designing the Fall Winter Wardrobe of My Dreams by Sarah
Wardrobe Planning
Sarah Joiner

Designing the Fall/Winter Wardrobe of My Dreams, by Sarah

Today’s guest blog post is by Sarah, who used her custom croquis from MyBodyModel together with Seamwork’s Design Your Wardrobe templates to plan her fall/winter wardrobe. She shares the five looks that she created for her fall/winter collection – Complete with gorgeous inspiration images, fabric swatches, and pattern choices!   Design Your Wardrobe is a

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How I used MyBodyModel to find my Style by Jaylyn
Virtual Fitting Room
Jaylyn Pace

Finding My Style with MyBodyModel, by Jaylyn

I’ve always been a little envious of people who seem to have a really clear sense of personal style. Right now I feel like my “style” for the last few years has been running shorts (even though I don’t run), t-shirts, jeans, this one double gauze button down from Target, and my Chacos…   Now

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MyBodyModel Sleepwear Sewing Sketches by Jaylyn 2
Virtual Fitting Room
Jaylyn Pace

1 Body, 3 Patterns: Sewing Sleepwear, by Jaylyn

Today, we’re talking sleepwear goals! It feels odd to plan a sleep wardrobe but I just feel like I’m over the t-shirt/gym shorts combo for bedtime. I want some nice, cute (but still comfy) pjs!   I rounded up some inspiration pictures in order to help narrow my pattern options. My “sleepwear style” is pretty

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MyBodyModel Sketch to Finished Garment by Diane Stanley Winslow Culottes
Sketch & Sew
Diane Stanley

From Sketch to Finished Makes: Digital Edition, by Diane

By now it’s a well known fact that I love using MyBodyModel croquis to sketch clothes that I plan to make. I use my Apple pen and an app called Sketch Club to sketch on my iPad. It’s easy to simulate fabrics.  For Simplicity pattern 6467, I colored the sketch with pink and then added

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MyBodyModel Swimsuit Week Promo 2018 by Erica
News & Updates
Erica Schmitz

MyBodyModel Swimsuit Sketch Roundup 2018!

Our first annual Swimsuit Week #everybodyisabeachbody celebration is coming to a close, and what a week it was! Here are just a few sketches shared by customers and testers over the last few days. [For more swimspiration, check out this week’s Swimsuit Edition guest blog posts by Andie @SewPrettyinPink and Martha @GariChild!] Jaylyn @jaylynpace_handmade is considering

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MyBodyModel Swimsuit Sketches by Martha @GariChild
Virtual Fitting Room
Martha McIntosh

Sketchbook Chronicles: Swimsuit Edition, by Martha

I don’t know what it is but the idea of sewing a swimsuit just puts a freeze on my entire being.  In my head it’s just another garment that I need and want in my wardrobe.  It’s just like sewing a knit dress or a knit top with some undies… All of which I’ve done

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MyBodyModel Swimwear Sketches by Andie Wells line drawings
Virtual Fitting Room
Andie Wells

Sketchbook Chronicles: Swimsuit Edition, by Andie

3 STEPS TO HAVING A SWIMSUIT BODY:   Step 1: Have a body. Step 2: Put a swimsuit on that body. Step 3: You have a swimsuit body.   I firmly believe that every body is a swimsuit body. Not only that but swimming is for everyone. It is, in my opinion, one of the

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MyBodyModel Croquis with Skin Tone Coloring by Prismacolor Markers 2
Tutorials, Tips & Freebies
Erica Schmitz

Coloring Your Croquis: Skin Tones, Part 1 – Markers Edition

If you want to customize your body model templates to look even more like you, coloring your croquis to match your skin tone can make a big difference. But just as every body is different, so are our skin tones! In this blog post, we’ll explore some options using Prismacolor Premier markers.   This post is

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MyBodyModel Knitting Planner Styles Sketch by Julie Steiner
Knit & Draw
Julie Steiner

5 ways to use MyBodyModel to plan your knitting projects, by Julie

Knitting is a patient person’s hobby. A single article of clothing has thousands of stitches, and thousands of chances to vary choices and change the outcome. That’s why I find the MyBodyModel tool so helpful to think through in advance the choices I will make along the way–fit, length, gauge, and myriad of potential design

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