• Summer Wardrobe | Denim Maritime Shorts

    The Details Fabric | Marc Jacobs Blue Solid Denim from Mood Pattern | Maritime Shorts Shirt | Lace Scout Woven Tee Shoes | Minnetonka Boat Moccasins Phew! Finally have these guys finished and photographed, just in time for another heat and humidity wave around here too. The pattern is a modified version of the Maritime […]

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  • Sewing Tutorial | Maritime Shorts + A Variation

    If you’ve been waiting for the step by step tutorial on how to sew the Maritime Shorts here it is! I’ve also included additional steps to sew this curved hem variation [pattern tutorial here] so you can get more mileage out of your pattern. The tutorial is literally about 50 photos (dudes, I know I […]

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  • Pattern Tutorial | Maritime Shorts Variation

    I’m almost ready to post the sewing tutorial for the Maritime Shorts but I figured I should post this pattern tutorial before I do the sewing tutorial since I’ll be showing you how to sew the both the original version and this modified variation with a curved side hem (shown here). ¬†Here goes…the curved hem […]

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  • Maritime Shorts | 15001

    I’m so excited to officially introduce the Maritime Shorts pattern!! This is one of my favorite patterns I’ve made, I already have 2 pairs (here and here) and another cut out on my table ready to sew. The pattern is originally from the hound s/s ’11 collection and is the first hound pattern I’ve made […]

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  • The Weekend

    I got home from work and hanging out at the Tenspeed Hero / Rapha / Method Bicycle taco party tonight to find that my tutorial on drafting a lining for an unlined jacket or blazer was linked on the Colette Patterns blog, Coletterie, today. What a nice surprise! Hello to anyone popping over from there! […]

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  • Progress Report | Maritime Shorts Pattern

    I thought it might be fun to share a few images of what I’m working on from time to time under a new section called Progress Report. Right now I’m just finishing up the pattern for the next downloadable pattern installment which I am calling the Maritime Shorts. This pattern is a Hound pattern, the […]

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