Author Archives: Jen

Cascade Sew Along

Alternative Cascade Yardages

I’ve gotten an uptick in emails lately asking about specific yardage combinations for the Cascade Duffle Coat based on two of my samples, so I thought I’d share those on the blog today in case anyone else is wondering this … Continue reading

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Sewn Garments

An Alder for All Seasons

Pattern: Alder Shirtdress Fabric: Feral Childe Thieves Linen/Tencel Mods: None, cut a straight size 4 It’s that time of year where fall is rapidly approaching but summer just hasn’t given up quite yet. Over the past week I’ve worn both … Continue reading

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Fall ’15 Wardrobe Inspiration

1 | 2 | 3 After taking spring off it’s time once again for some wardrobe inspiration! I really missed pulling this segment together, but this past spring and summer held so many changes and new project beginnings business wise, … Continue reading

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Journal Entry

#FancyKelbourneStudioKAL Wrapup!

Well summer is drawing to a close and so has the Lucinda Knit Along we were hosting along with our friends at Fancy Tiger and Kelbourne Woolens. I’m completely in love with my Lucinda, Carrie of Madder designed such a … Continue reading

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Grainline Studio at Nutmeg in Nashville!

Just wanted to give you guys an early heads up that I’ll be in Nashville, TN this fall teaching the Morris Blazer at Nutmeg! The class is on November 1st and runs from 10:30am – 5:30 pm. Meg has been … Continue reading

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Matching Plaids on Sew Mama Sew

We’re over on Sew Mama Sew today talking about matching plaids as part of their Super Online Sewing Match II, just in time for plaid season! We’ve run a lot of tips and tricks type posts on plaid here but … Continue reading

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Journal Entry

Pre-Fall Knitting

I’ve been looking for some small projects perfect for fall to work on before the yarn for my next sweater arrives as well as for those times when I’m tired of working on my sweater or need a more portable … Continue reading

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Sew & Tell

Sew & Tell | Kelli of True Bias

We are big fans of Kelli, so when we saw these great Lakeside Pajamas she sewed up a while back, we knew we wanted to feature them on the Grainline blog. We love her choice of contrasting bias binding and … Continue reading

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Journal Entry

A Hemlock Tee Update

I’ve got a mini-update regarding the Hemlock Tee for you today. The pattern is still one size but we’ve updated it to include illustrated instructions as well as a US/A0 copy shop pattern page. The pattern is now available as … Continue reading

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Sewn Garments

Blue Lace Watson

Garment┬áDetails Pattern | Watson Bra Lace | Lace Fabrics Etsy Bra Findings | Blackbird Fabrics Bra Strapping | Blackbird Fabrics A few weeks ago it was boiling hot outside and I was trying to figure out what to wear to … Continue reading

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