What We’re Making

What We’re Making! Belcarra by Sewaholic

What We’re Making! Belcarra by Sewaholic

By on Sep 22, 2014 in Sewing, What We're Making | 3 comments

The simplicity of  the raglan sleeve drew me to sew the Belcarra Top from Sewahlic. Voile fabric from the Tula Pink Prince Charming collection in the Indigo color was found in my stash. The pattern is designed to nip in at the high waist allowing for enough ease to fit nicely in the bust without tucks or darts. I chose to relax the waist line just a bit to...

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What We’re Making! 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top by Sew House Seven

What We’re Making! 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top by Sew House Seven

By on Sep 16, 2014 in Sewing, What We're Making | 3 comments

Becky stitch up 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top from Sew House Seven. The fabric she selected is an imported double gauze from Ellen Luckett Baker Framework Quarter Circles in Coral. The cut of the Mississippi Dress pattern features a V-neckline, spaghetti shoulder ties, an elastic almost empire waist (slightly higher than the natural waistline). As a...

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What We’re Making! Hawthorn by Colette Patterns

What We’re Making! Hawthorn by Colette Patterns

By on Sep 12, 2014 in Sewing, What We're Making | 3 comments

Kristen made the Hawthorn by Colette Patterns using  Tina Poppytot 4280-B from Liberty Of London. Isn’t it dreamy in Liberty! The perfect dress for her friends rehearsal dinner. The fitted bodice with a semi-circle skirt gives the dress a curve hugging feminine fit.  There are many sleeve options, short, 3/4 length and sleeveless. Kristin lowered the neckline...

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What We’re Making! You + Me by Heather Jones

What We’re Making! You + Me by Heather Jones

By on Aug 29, 2014 in What We're Making | 2 comments

The downloadable pattern You + Me by Heather Jones is complete. I started the You + Me Quilt at the Modern Quilt Guild Sewdown in Portland back in February. What a fun and inspirational gathering we had! Everyone braved the snowy weather to get to the event then we hunkered down to enjoyed the weekend. Heather Jones was a calm and relaxed instructor who inspired me...

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