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Pattern Spotlight: The Loungewear Edit - Stretch Edition

Pattern Spotlight

Pattern Spotlight: The Loungewear Edit - Stretch Edition

Our second loungewear ebook, The Loungewear Edit - Stretch Edition, is the perfect place to start if you’re wanting to work with stretch fabrics for the first time. A collection of beautiful basics, each piece is designed to be mixed and matched for the perfect lockdown wardrobe! Keep reading for an overview of our new ebook with a closer look of some of our favourite patterns! First in the ebook we have Lydia - a super versatile pattern that can be as a jumpsuit or just as bottoms! With in seam pockets, it’s the perfect, practical day to day piece.  The Lydia...

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Pattern Spotlight: Linda Trousers from Our Loungewear Ebook

Pattern Spotlight

Pattern Spotlight: Linda Trousers from Our Loungewear Ebook

As we begin to spend more time at home again, what better than to make loungewear your next sewing project? We love the Linda bottoms from our loungewear edit, which can be made as shorts, trousers, or basically any length you want! As a super versatile pattern that’s also perfect for beginners, we’ve put together a list of ways to design, fit, hack and style your Linda trousers, as well as how to move them from loungewear to daywear! Design Your Linda Trousers Linda works well in a range of fabrics, and its in the fabric choice where you can...

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Pattern Spotlight: Sarah Wrap Skirt

Pattern Spotlight

Pattern Spotlight: Sarah Wrap Skirt

Sarah is a gorgeous draped wraparound skirt with a flattering tied waist that makes for the perfect fit! Being one of our easiest patterns, she's perfect for beginners - all you need is your fabric and some bias binding. To help you along the way, we've compiled a list of our favourite ways to design, fit, hack and style your very own Sarah skirt! Design Your Sarah Wrap Skirt Sarah works best in lightweight-medium fabrics, especially in fabrics that drape well like crepe or viscose. Making Sarah in something like this black crepe makes for a super versatile wardrobe staple that will go...

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Pattern Spotlight: Lucy Dress

Pattern Spotlight

Pattern Spotlight: Lucy Dress

Our Lucy dress is the perfect all-rounder. Able to be made as a mini or midi dress, with sleeves or without, Lucy can be made to suit any occasion, whether it be a summer day out or a winter date night! With so many options, we’ve compiled a list of our favourite ways to design, hack and style your Lucy dress!  Design Your Lucy Lucy works best in softer fabrics with a good drape. For an easy, understated look, why not try making Lucy in our classic black crepe? Lucy also works well in a pattern, especially a floral print!...

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Pattern Spotlight: Ellie Button Up Shirt and Smock

Pattern Spotlight

Pattern Spotlight: Ellie Button Up Shirt and Smock

One of our most versatile patterns, with Ellie you can make a button up top or a gorgeous smock dress. Lightweight and loose fitting, Ellie is super comfortable and makes for a fab casual look. As she is two patterns in one, the possibilities with Ellie are endless so we’ve compiled a list of the best ways to design, fit, hack and style your own Ellie shirt or smock! Design Your Ellie Shirt or Smock Ellie works well in a light to medium weight fabric, especially in a bold colour cotton for a bright yet comfortable look! Check out our gorgeous thick...

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