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Jalie Galaxie Collection

I’m excited to share this project from a new pattern collection releasing this Friday from Jalie, the Galaxie Collection.  Jalie Patterns has recently started a promotions team and I applied to become a member (I was accepted).  I’ve sewn several Jalie patterns and have a great affection for the precision drafting, wide size range, and concise {…Continue Reading}

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Pattern Review :: Laela Jeyne Scarlett Moto Skinnies

Woah, it certainly took me a while to swing back to the next review in my stretch woven pull-on pants comparison with this review of Laela Jeyne Scarlett Moto Skinnies.  To refresh your memory, I made shorts-length muslins of four different patterns, and have completed my review of Jalie Éléonore Pull-on Jeans. I missed the exact pose {…Continue Reading}

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Another Groove Dress

After making Hadley a Groove Dress for the Sewing for Kindergarten series, I decided to make one for Arden.  I really enjoyed sewing these patterns from Madeit Patterns, and recommend them for a quick and trendy dress. We snapped these photos down the street after school one day.  It was kind of fun to shoot {…Continue Reading}

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Sewing for Kindergarten 2017 :: Day 5

Always bittersweet, the final day of Sewing for Kindergarten has arrived.  As promised I have three bloggers sharing projects today, so without further ado… First today is Miranda from Inspinration.  I had seen Miranda’s sewing around the sewing community, and she helped test my Divided Dress pattern last year.  She made a couple of seriously {…Continue Reading}

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Sewing for Kindergarten 2017 :: Day 3

We’ve reached the halfway point of this year’s Sewing for Kindergarten and I’ve thoroughly enjoyed reading about everyone’s projects. Rachel at Once Upon a Sewing Machine is a pattern designer and has a great selection of children’s sportswear styles and a couple of women’s designs.  She also has several free patterns, including a versatile peasant {…Continue Reading}

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