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  • Claire: The Perfect Pair

    Yes!  It's another new pattern!  You have just enough time to stitch these up before heading out to the beach, gathering on the patio with friends or taking off for your summer vacation.  Introducing Claire:   An essential in every summer wardrobe, this perfect pair of classic tailored shorts feature a concealed waistband closure, fly front zipper, knife pleats and functional slash pocket detailing.  The styling is clean and uncluttered making these shorts great under fitted tees and tanks but also makes for quick cutting and sewing. The waistband is contoured (curved) and sits approximately 2" below the natural waistline...

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  • The Blossom Re-Launch

      Once you realize you've made a mistake it's often best to admit it, correct it and move on. The Mistake: After some very welcome and poignant comments regarding the printing format of our new pattern Blossom, I spent the last few days testing different printing methods and assembly options and was compelled to make the change back to our original format.  I made the mistake of assuming that everyone disliked the process of assembling the PDF pattern and that all printers behave the same.  I should have known better and done more testing! The Correction: One absolutely great thing...

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  • Blossom: A Little More Information

    The new pattern Blossom is off to a great start!  It's incredibly satisfying to see that people appreciate all the hours of work that go into developing each pattern.  I can't wait to see your versions!  There have been requests for a little more information about the pattern and I am happy to answer those here today.

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  • Blossom: Feminine and Pretty

     

     

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  • The Kimono Tee

    New Pattern Available Now!     This is the perfect pattern for quick sewing and easy wear. Designed specifically for knit fabrics and a D bust cup, this top features a contrast lace yoke, front bodice gathering, and flattering "V" neckline. The extended shoulder line and easy fitting bodice will keep you cool and stylish all summer long. The top also features a centre front and centre back seam for added interest and gives you the option to make this a colour block style.  This is a multi-size downloadable PDF sewing pattern in women's sizes XS - XL.  This pattern is...

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