The Maker Files Blog

Our blog for brands looking to create authentic connections with makers & DIYers

Makers 1-on-1: Linda Lackey - Linda's Other Life Sewn Goods

This week's Makers 1-on-1 interview features Linda Lackey — a home sewing and embroidery designer from Cleveland, OH and owner of Linda’s Other Life etsy shop. If your brand sells to sewists and embroiderers, this 1-on-1 interview with Linda will give you important insights into connecting with makers like her.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Aug 22, 2018

3 Elements of an Effective Sewing Tutorial

How can you make sure that your content stands out from the rest (and keeps sewists coming back for more)? In this post, we're discussing the top 3 elements sewists told us that they're actually looking for in a good sewing tutorial.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Aug 15, 2018

Makers Who Sew: Pattern or No Pattern?

In this post, we'll discuss the state of patterns in the sewing craft, along with the most common sources sewists turn to when they need a pattern today.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Aug 8, 2018

Makers Who Sew and the Challenges of Their Craft

Here's our guide to the top challenges faced by maker who sew, regardless of medium.
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Posted by Ivy Decker on Jul 25, 2018