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Tips & Tricks

Cutting Fabric Folded vs. Flat

I was cutting out this sweatshirt over the weekend and ended up trying a few different layouts before I settled on the one that worked. I thought I would show the difference in yardage needed to cut this pattern with … Continue reading

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Pattern Tutorials

Pattern Tutorial | Long Sleeved Scout Variation

Okay, are you all ready for the tutorial portion of this variation? Here we go! Crazy patterned tights are optional, you will need the Scout Tee pattern however. Figure 01 | Begin by tracing off your sleeve pattern. Draw a … Continue reading

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Tips & Tricks

Tips + Tricks | Chaining (It’s a Video!)

I am super excited to post my first ever video tutorial and for my all time favorite sewing technique, chaining! Seriously I am obsessed with chaining, I will chain anything and everything I can. If you’re a quilter, you might … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorials

Sewing Tutorial | Zippers with Free Hanging Overlays

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Pattern Tutorials

Pattern Tutorial | Maritime Shorts Variation

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Sewing Tutorial | French All Your Seams

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Journal Entry

North American Birds and Tutorial Requests

[Birds of North America print from Small Adventure] Sorry for the long silence this past week, I’ve been without my camera cord since last week but today I get it back and can get all my post photos off, finally! … Continue reading

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Sewing Tutorials

Sewing Tutorial | Getting Flat Bias Necklines

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Sewing Tutorial | How to Bag a Jacket Lining


Here it is, my tutorial on how to line a jacket using the ‘bagged’ method. This jacket lining method gives the most professional results, requires the least amount of hand sewing and is also the quickest. A triple win in my opinion! If you look through your closet, you’ll find that almost every jacket you own was lined using some variation of this method. This method is really very simple and hopefully you’ll be making jackets right and left now that lining them is so easy! This tutorial is pretty photo heavy, so click the link below to continue to the full post. Continue reading

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Pattern Tutorials

pattern tutorial | scout full back pattern

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