New Sewing Pattern in the Shop: Pomegranate Atarah for a Tallit
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New Sewing Pattern in the Shop: Pomegranate Atarah for a Tallit

Our newest addition to the Sew Jewish Shop is a pomegranate-themed atarah (neckpiece) and corner pieces for a tallit. The pattern comes with step-by-step instructions and illustrations as well as lots of tips, so even beginning sewers can get great results. The pattern is available for immediate download at the shop. Maria Bywater is the … Continue reading

Introducing the First Pattern in the New Sew Jewish Shop
Bar-Bat Mitzvah / Patterns / Tallit

Introducing the First Pattern in the New Sew Jewish Shop

We’re pretty excited to open our new Sew Jewish Shop with this pattern for an atarah and corner pieces for a tallit. We’re calling the pattern King David’s Jerusalem, and it includes step-by-step instructions and illustrations. It’s available for immediate download in our newly launched SewJewish Shop. Maria Bywater is the author of Sew Jewish, … Continue reading

To Easily Sew a Neat Tzitzit Hole on Your Tallit, Don’t Make a Circle, Make a Hexagon [Free Printable Pattern]
Bar-Bat Mitzvah / Free Patterns / Projects and Tutorials

To Easily Sew a Neat Tzitzit Hole on Your Tallit, Don’t Make a Circle, Make a Hexagon [Free Printable Pattern]

Update: You’ll find a video version of these instructions here. If your sewing machine has a setting that automatically creates nice, circular eyelets, that’s a great way to make reinforced holes for the tzitzit on the corners of your tallit (tallis, tallith). But if your sewing machine doesn’t have that capability, making neat circles using … Continue reading