• Portside Dopp Kit: Cutting | Grainline Studio Portside Dopp Kit: Cutting

    Today we're going to talk all about cutting your Portside Dopp Kit. It's pretty straighforward, you'll be cutting your main fabric (fabric A, shown as blue above), your contrast fabric (fabric B, shown as white above), your lining, and your fusible interfacing. Since there are so many pieces these cutting maps should help you visualize [...] Continue Reading
  • Tamarack Society Update: Part 04 | Grainline Studio Tamarack Society Update: Part 04

    Alright, it's time for my 4th Tamarack Society Update and I've finally got my pieces quilted! It didn't take that long once I got going, honestly committing to the pattern and chalking it out took the longest. I always forget how quickly quilting goes once you actually get started. Need to apply this to the [...] Continue Reading
  • Stowe Bag Fabric Inspiration | Grainline Studio Stowe Bag Fabric Inspiration

    As we mentioned on Monday, the Stowe bag not only makes a great gift, but it's also a great reusable package for a gift! We chose 4 fabrics that would look just as good everyday as they would under the tree to get your inspiration flowing. You can accent your bag with contrasting binding or [...] Continue Reading
  • Stowe Bag Supply List | Grainline Studio Stowe Bag Supply List

    Today we're talking about the supplies you'll need if you'll be following along with the Stowe Bag portion of our Holiday Sew-Along series! This project bag is super quick and comes in two sizes, though we'll be showing the smaller size in this sew-along. Both sizes are great for keeping supplies together, but they also [...] Continue Reading
  • Portside Dopp Kit Fabric Inspiration | Grainline Studio Portside Dopp Kit Fabric Inspiration

    Today we're going to talk about fabric ideas for your Portside Dopp Kits. There are a ton of options for your Portside Dopp Kit - but to narrow things down and not get overwhelmed by choices, the first thing I do before shopping for fabric is decide if I want my dopp kit to have [...] Continue Reading
  • Portside Dopp Kit Supply List | Grainline Studio Portside Dopp Kit Supply List

    Today I'm going to discuss the supplies needed if you'd like to sew up a Portside Dopp Kit as part of our Holiday Sew-Along. We don't start until November 12th but I wanted to post this early enough that you'd have time to gather your supplies before we get started. So with that, let's talk [...] Continue Reading