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The official podcast of Black Women Stitch, the sewing group where black lives matter.

The official podcast of Black Women Stitch, the sewing group where black lives matter.
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United States

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The official podcast of Black Women Stitch, the sewing group where black lives matter.

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English


Episodes

Sew Much Talent with Alethia Hudson

12/4/2019
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Alethia's Social Pages website: https://www.alethiahudsondesigns.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/groups/356147378053601/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/SewMuchTalent Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/sewmuchtalent/ Also mentioned in the podcast: That's Sew Monica: http://www.thatssewmonica.com/ Erica Bunker: http://www.ericabunker.com/ Patricej715: https://www.instagram.com/patricej715/?hl=en Beaute' J'adore: https://beautejadore.com/ Support the Stitch Please podcast and...

Duration:00:49:36

BLACKER FRIDAY

11/27/2019
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Support the following businesses during this shopping season: Carole-Lyles Shaw Thanks, I Made Them TA-OSH by designs by TAOSH House of Mami Wata Waxprints Laces and More Finer Fabrics By Queenora Fabric for the Culture Cultured Expressions ------- We also encourage our listeners to check out DC Frocktails, an event organized by DC native and Black Women Stitch sew sister Naomi P Johnson. Tickets are limited. They go on sale Sunday, December 1st. Ways to support Black Women Stitch...

Duration:00:18:50

Nude for Who?: Sheer Stretch Fabrics with Melanin

11/20/2019
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Designs by TAOSH Contact Information Etsy shop to purchase illusion fabrics Website Also mentioned in the podcast RIT Dye color formulas The Sax Dinner Theater in Washington DC Lisa's affinity for/as a "regular black girl" as Tressie McMillan Cottom describes in her award-winning book THICK (Hey, Friend, Hey!) Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon Paypal Ko-Fi Cash App

Duration:00:52:09

Pressing Matters: A Few Good Irons and One Amazing Collectible

11/13/2019
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Special thanks to Melvinia Smith of Designer Fresh Custom Tailoring for sharing the story of her fantastic vintage Simplicity B888 iron. You can find her Instagram page here. Melvinia's amazing Iron is no longer available for purchase but you might get lucky and find one at an estate sale or on eBay. Irons used/mentioned in podcast. If you buy from these links, I get a tiny bit of coin. My teeny tiny craft iron My ride-or-die sidekick iron My gravity feed iron My new Oliso iron My...

Duration:00:25:43

"You Know Your Style Faster When You Pattern Draft" and other tips from a Nigerian sewist

11/6/2019
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How to find Chioma (Chi9ja) Instagram YouTube Website Twitter Facebook

Duration:00:29:34

Cosplay and Blerdery

10/30/2019
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Cosplayers mentioned in podcast www.facebook.com/brichibicosplays/ Chocolate Covered Cosplay https://twitter.com/tranquilashes https://twitter.com/thatjayjustice?ref_src=twsrc%5Egoogle%7Ctwcamp%5Eserp%7Ctwgr%5Eauthor - Community Groups https://www.facebook.com/groups/230325643710157/?ref=br_rs https://blackcosplayersofficial.tumblr.com/ - # tags...

Duration:00:47:27

Halloween Sewing: Lisa's Past and Current Costumes plus What's NOT a Costume

10/23/2019
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Makeup Tutorial for hubby's Maleficent costume: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tIvuMUDpieM The only candy corn we recognize is Brach's. [https://amzn.to/35sfLH7] [https://amzn.to/31dTXeR] [https://amzn.to/2IQ6u1Q] You can also try making your own with this recipe! https://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/alton-brown/candy-corn-recipe2-2120004 Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon Paypal Ko-Fi Cash App

Duration:00:29:03

Melaninated Embroidery on Leather and Fashion Week

10/16/2019
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Find Bonita on IG @babycakesbagsandrags https://www.facebook.com/pages/category/Clothing--Brand-/BabyCakes-Bags-Rags-978444388846659/ www.babycakesfashion.com Bonita met legendary fashion icon Dapper Dan! Check out his book, Made in Harlem https://amzn.to/2nnJRtO And she connected with Derek Warburton, @derekwarburton, at a Fashion Week event Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon https://www.patreon.com/blackwomenstitch Paypal...

Duration:00:50:49

That "Flesh" Colored Crayon and Other Fake Nudes

10/9/2019
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Multicultural Crayon/Marker Set https://amzn.to/2msO6DS Related article [https://thesocietypages.org/socimages/2011/12/08/white-privilege/] Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon [https://www.patreon.com/blackwomenstitch\](https://www.patreon.com/blackwomenstitch) Paypal [lisalovestosew@gmail.com](mailto:lisalovestosew@gmail.com) Ko-Fi [https://ko-fi.com/blackwomenstitch\](https://ko-fi.com/blackwomenstitch) Venmo @Lisa-Woolfork Cash App $LisaWoolfork

Duration:00:17:11

Centering Blackness in Fabric Design, "Fabric That Starts a Conversation"

10/2/2019
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Visit Finer Fabrics between 9/17 and 10/8 to preorder the African Inspired knit fabric collection: https://queenorascloset.com/collections/finer-fabrics-by-queenora Additional References: Queenora was inspired by TipStitched to start sewing https://tipstitched.com/ Capitol Chic Designs is an example of black women creatives choosing to center themselves in their own experience rather than center whiteness. https://capitolchicdesigns.com/ On the first episode of The Tamron Hall Show,...

Duration:00:38:35

Bonus: Intro to Custom Fabric and BLACKTOBER sneak peek

9/25/2019
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Visit Finer Fabrics between 9/17 and 10/8 to preorder the African Inspired knit fabric collection: https://queenorascloset.com/collections/finer-fabrics-by-queenora Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon https://www.patreon.com/blackwomenstitch Paypal lisalovestosew@gmail.com Ko-Fi https://ko-fi.com/blackwomenstitch Venmo @Lisa-Woolfork Cash App $LisaWoolfork

Duration:00:11:16

Pressing Matters: General Info and ONE BIG SECRET

9/18/2019
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Support Black Women Stitch Mentioned in Today's episode Pattern Weights by Thanks I Made Them: https://www.etsy.com/shop/ThanksImadeThem Seams Like Sierra: https://seamslikesierra.com/blog-posts/ Cashmerette Lenox Shirtdress: https://www.cashmerette.com/products/lenox-shirtdress-pdf-pattern PDF Plotting: https://www.pdfplotting.com/product/bw-pattern-printing/ Products available on Amazon (a small percentage goes to Black Women Stitch) Iron Cleaner https://amzn.to/2QhjbZC Heat and...

Duration:00:30:29

Black Women Stitch: Past Present and Future. Plus a Preview of Episode 2

9/11/2019
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Thank you for supporting Black Women Stitch. Patreon Paypal Ko-Fi Cash App Context for the episode: http://www.soulsgrowndeep.org/gees-bend-quiltmakers https://www.encyclopediavirginia.org/Slave_Clothing_and_Adornment_in_Virginia https://www.sewnmag.com/ https://nmaahc.si.edu/explore/collection/search?edan_fq[]=set_name:%22Textiles-Quilts%22&edan_local=1

Duration:00:03:36

Back to School Sewing

9/4/2019
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First episode of the Black Women Stitch podcast :) Support Stitch Please and the Black Women Stitch Project Patreon Paypal Ko-Fi Cash App Garments madefor this year's Back to School Sewing: Three shirts using Simplicity 8753 https://www.simplicity.com/simplicity-storefront-catalog/patterns/men/simplicity-sewing-pattern-8753-mens-classic-modern-and-slim-fit-shirt/ One dress using Simplicity 8732...

Duration:00:24:17

Stitch Please Episode 1 Preview: Back to School Sewing

8/28/2019
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Stitch Please podcast drops Wednesday, September 4th. Join us for an IG Live chat on Thursday September 5th at 3pm EST on Black Women Stitch IG page.

Duration:00:03:02

Introducing Stitch Please, the Black Women Stitch Podcast

8/22/2019
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On radical self love: https://www.sonyareneetaylor.com/the-body-is-not-an-apology Lisa's writing about resisting white supremacy in her backyard: https://www.huffpost.com/entry/opinion-charlottesville-arrests-white-supremacy_n_5bbcaf13e4b028e1fe41b345 Our Possibility Models: Teaching what is possible when you embrace your authentic whole self. Tea with Queen and J. http://www.teawithqueenandj.com/ Toni Morrison Who never wrote for the white gaze, irrevocably changed the course of...

Duration:00:02:03