People To Read + Places To Go

A list of bloggers, pod-casters, independent pattern makers, life bloggers and fashion editorial


Style Bloggers

Accidental Icon

Advanced Style

Adventures on the Road to Ethical

A Labor of Life

Alternative Aging

Atypical 60

Away From the Blue

Chez Mireielle

Carol Ticala

Color and Grace

Costume Take Out

Elegantly Dressed and Stylish

Fashion Should Be Fun

Frugal Fashion Shopper

High Latitude Style


I Do deClaire

Is This Mutton?

Jacquard Flower

Jana Style

Jodie’s Touch of Style

Mary Murane

Maven Patterns

Megan’s Mirror

Miss Papelicos

Mrs. O


Mutton Years Style and I

Nancy’s Fashion Style

No Fear Of Fashion

Northwest Living and Style

Not Dead Yet Style

Not Dressed As Lamb

1 Dapper Latino

Over 50 Feeling Feeling 40

Refashion Gallery

Reni’s Odds and Sods

Ronnie Rambles On

Shelby On The Edge

Spy Girl

Spicy Philosophy

Style Crone

Style Splash

Style Works

Tamera Beardsley

The Age Of Grace

The Pouting Pensioner

Thriftshop Fashionista 

Tipsy Heelz

Use Less- slow fashion and sustainability

Vanity and Me

Vogue, Faux, Real


Indie Pattern Companies-Exploring Outside the Big Four & Burda

Afternoon Patterns-with the beginner in mind

Alabama Chanin

Alice & Company

By Hand London

Cashmerette-for sizes 12-32

Closet Case Patterns

Cocowawa Crafts


Daughters of Style

Decades of Style

Fancy Tiger Crafts

Folkwear Patterns

Friday Pattern Company

Grainline Studio

In The Folds


100 Acts of Sewing (for the ultimate beginner)

Made By Rae

Make My Pattern

Megan Nielsen

Merchant & Mills

Named Patterns

Our Lady of Leisure

Paper Cut Patterns

République du Chiffon

Seamwork (a part of Collette

Sew House Seven

Sew Liberated

Sew Over It

Sister Magazine-great free patterns and patterns to buy-Love this magazine

Sophie Hines (under garment specialist)

Style Arc


Studio Faro

The Avid Seamtress

Thread Theory (menswear)

Tilly and the Buttons

True Bias

Victory Patterns



Sewing Blogs

Anita By Design

Diary of a Sewing Fanatic


Sew Historically





Style, Fashion & Fashion History

American Fashion Podcast

Band à Part

Dressed: The History of Fashion

Fashion History With the American Duchess

Fashion Is Your Business

Material Is Your Business

Norma Kamali Life by Normal Kamali

For The Man In Your Life

The Gentleman’s Gazette

Fashion Editorial

Documenting Fashion

Material Mode

Terry Dresbach-The 18th Century Life

The American Dutchess-historical shoes

The Vintage Traveler

Timo Rissanen

Well Suited

Witness 2 Fashion

Designer Blogs

Covered Perfectly

Folkwear Patterns

Marcy Tilton

Maria Pinto

Sarah Nelsen


Just About Life Blogs

Breather Bounty (Food)

Cookie & Kate (Food)

Esme Salon

Karen Shanley

Sugar Free Londoner (Food)

Watching the Daisies

Women Shop The World