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  • Jen's Tamarack Society Jacket

    If you've been following along with us for a while, you'll remember back in September 2018 when we started the Tamarack Society Sew-Along. I had g...
  • Calling All Pattern Testers!

    It's been a busy 2 years here at Grainline Studio as we launched our new size range and are working to develop new patterns as well as translate o...
  • All About our Pattern Essentials Tool Kits

    Last week we launched a product that we've been wanting to offer for a long while now, our Pattern Essentials Tool Kits! We put a lot of thought i...
  • Lexi's Uniform Dress

    Today I'm sharing my Uniform Tunic that I've made into a Uniform dress. Im amazed by how versatile this pattern is! In addition to the different ...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Buttons & Buttonholes

    Today is the last day in our Thayer Sew-Along and we'll be inserting our buttonholes and setting our buttons. In this version we're using jeans but...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Collar

    We're in the home stretch – today we'll be assembling and attaching the Thayer Collar! If you need to catch up on any sew-along steps, you can view...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Lining the Jacket

    The time has come to line our Thayer Jackets! I think this is the most exciting part of the process, and one of the most magical! There's a small a...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Assembling the Lining

    The next step in our Thayer Sew-Along is to assemble our linings. This varies slightly based on which pattern you're working from. The 14 – 30 D-cu...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Assembling the Shell

    In today's Thayer Sew-Along post we'll be assembling the shells of our jackets. This means we'll be sewing up the sleeves, shoulder seams, setting ...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Assembling the Back

    Our fronts are finished and now it's time to make the back of our Thayer Jackets! This is a relatively quick and straightforward post after Wednesd...
  • Thayer Sew-Along: Sewing the Pockets

    Today we'll be working on both sets of pockets – the inseam yoke pockets and the patch pockets. The post is divided up into two parts to make it mo...
  • Our Top Tips for Professional Topstitching

    The Thayer Jacket requires a lot of topstitching so today we'll be discussing some of our favorite topstitching tips before we dive into tomorrow's...