Gertie - YouTube New episodes of Gertie’s World coming every month! The blog began as a way for readers to follow Hirsch’s progress as she stitched all 14 fashions from the iconic 1950s sewing book Gertie’s first blog “The Blog for Better Sewing” has now given way to her new blog. The Blog By Gertie.Sewing starlet Gretchen ‘Gertie’ Hirsch has earned attention and won hearts from around the world for her glamour and sewing talent. A passionate home seamstress, a sought-after sewing teacher, and the creator of one of the web’s most popular sewing blogs: Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing. Don’t bother wearing down your shoe leather. Special thanks to PlushMoji for sending me some free poo emoji slippers! A passionate home seamstress, a sought-after sewing teacher, and the creator of one of the web’s most popular sewing blogs: Gertie’s New Blog for Better Sewing. If you’re seeking comment from a vintage fashion expert, blogger and sewing starlet you’ve found her. Modern sewing with a vintage glam twist. Pull out those flash-bulbs and sharpen your pencils – or just use this contact form. Today Gertie is showing off her fabulous morning routine full of all that glitters and sparkles.