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Kendra's Handmade Wardrobe

Updates on Kendra’s Wardrobe Plans

So I have to say, as it typically happens, I have gone a bit rogue on my sewing plans. I have added and subtracted some items from the lists I made. The funny thing is that no matter how organized … Continue reading

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Journal Entry

Some of Our Favorite Lindens

Lately in the studio, we have been reminiscing about old Lindens we have made and talking about just how much use we have gotten out of our different versions. I thought today I would talk a bit about a few pervious … Continue reading

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Sew & Tell

Sew & Tell | Michelle of Style Maker Fabrics

Michelle from Style Maker Fabrics just finished this Morris Blazer with a fabric she carries in her online shop. Her construction is beautiful and she changed up the pattern a bit to get the fit she wanted. Read on to see … Continue reading

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Lark Sew Along

Lark Variation Strap Neckline Detail Variation

Today I’m bringing you a quick and simple Lark variation, how to add a strap neckline detail, as pictured above. It adds an extra bit of interest plus it’s a fun and super easy way to change up the pattern! … Continue reading

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Journal Entry

Kendra’s Fall ’15 Wardrobe Plans

A few weeks ago, you may have seen my inspiration post where I talked about my fall wardrobe plans. Recently, I took that inspiration and channeled it into lists. I’m about to get real with you all: I hate drawing. I’m … Continue reading

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Lark Sew Along

Get Ready for the Lark Tee Sew Along

We have been sealing and shipping orders like crazy this week! So if you ordered a Lark Tee, it shouldn’t be long before you receive it (if you haven’t already). What does that mean for us here at Grainline? It’s … Continue reading

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Sewn Garments

Kendra’s Silk Archer

Pattern: Archer Button Up Shirt Fabric: Silk Chiffon & Crepe De Chine Mods: Changed the armhole shape I’m in the process of drawing up my fall ‘15 wardrobe plans and it has me looking at what I already have, what I really need, … Continue reading

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Sew & Tell

Sew & Tell | Katie of What Katie Sews

We love what Katie did with the Morris pattern. She changed it up to make an awesome staple piece for her wardrobe, that can be worn fall, winter, and spring. We love pieces like that! We were excited to read … Continue reading

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Sew & Tell

Sew & Tell | Kelly of Cut Cut Sew

We always love seeing what Kelly does with the Grainline patterns. Her garments are always perfectly finished, she has a great eye for fabric, and her blog is so fun to read! We were floored when we saw this blazer. … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorials

Appliqué Linden Tutorial

Today I have another Linden Sweatshirt tutorial for you, I’ll be demonstrating how to appliqué your Linden with a fun phrase or word. I’ve been seeing sweatshirts pop up for sale with appliquéd phrases on them, usually either French or funny, … Continue reading

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