Category: Archer Sew Along

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Archer + Alder Variation

Today I have for you the long awaited Archer + Alder variation! I was hoping to get some photos of it on but the weather here in Chicago has not been cooperating at all so here we have it on … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along  |  Pattern Tutorials

Alternate Archer Pocket

Sorry this took so long guys, it’s been a wild and crazy week. I turned 31 on Saturday and ooh boy it was an odd feeling. Anyway, I’m back and ready to show you how to make the pocket I … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along  |  Sewn Garments

Archer Variation No. 1

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Archer Sew Along | Day 14 | Buttons & Buttonholes

Alright, final day here guys, WHOO HOO!!! Lets put some buttons in! Buttons get a bad wrap in the sewing world a lot of the time, maybe it’s the two step button & buttonhole process, but it’s really easy. Start … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 13 | Cuffs and Hem

Alright, cuff time. First you’re going to want to fold and stitch your pleats in place. The direction of the pleats is marked on the pattern but if you don’t have it handy, you’re going to want to press the … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 12 | Assembling & Attaching the Collar

Okay time for the exciting part, are you guys ready to put in your collars? We’re going to both assemble the collars and attach it today, it seemed easier and less confusing than splitting it into two posts. This is … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 10 | Sleeves and Side Seams

This is a relaxing sew along day, we’re setting our sleeves and sewing our side seams – no big deal. Start by placing two lines of basting along the sleeve cap between the front and back notches. I like to … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 9 | Sleeve Plackets

Inserting sleeve plackets used to really stress me out. Bad. I’m not really sure why anymore but I think it was something about stitching to within a thread of the placket center that really amped up my stress levels. It … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 8 | Attaching the Yoke – Method 2

Archer Sew Along | Inserting a Yoke | Method 2 from grainline on Vimeo. Today we’re going to talk about the second method for attaching a yoke, this method has a bit of tricksy pinning/stitching but it’s just as easy … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 7 | Attaching the Yoke – Method 1

Today I’m going to show you the first of two methods for attaching the yoke. This method is really straightforward and super easy. We’re going to start by sewing the inside yoke piece to the shirt back. You’re going to … Continue reading

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