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  • Hadley Sew-Along: Finishing | Grainline Studio Hadley Sew-Along: Finishing

    Today's the last day of the Hadley sew-along and it's a tiny day, just finishing up and making sure everything is in place and ready to wear! To begin, you'll need to attach a hook & eye to the top back of view A to keep the top closed when you wear it. You can [...] Continue Reading
  • Hadley Sew-Along: Hem Facing Hadley Sew-Along: Hem Facing

    Lets begin by assembling our hem facing. With right sides facing, align and sew the center back seam. Next align the side seams of the front and back facing and sew those together. Press the seam allowances open. Align the lower edge of the facing with the lower hem edge of your shirt. Right sides [...] Continue Reading
  • Hadley Sew-Along: View B Neckline | Grainline Studio Hadley Sew-Along: View B Neckline

    Now lets finish up the neckline of view B! With right sides together, align the shoulder edges of the front and back facing. Stitch along the seam line. Press the seam allowances open. If you're finishing the edge of your facing as we did above, you'll find it easiest to start on one side of [...] Continue Reading
  • Hadley Sew-Along: View A Neckline Facing Hadley Sew-Along: View A Neckline Facing

    To finish your view A neckline begin by aligning the shoulder seams of the front and back necklines with the right sides facing each other. Stitch across the seam line. Press the seam allowances open. The back neck is not sewn together. Align the neck facing around the neckline, the right sides of the shirt [...] Continue Reading
  • Hadley Sew-Along: View B Armhole Facings | Grainline Studio Hadley Sew-Along: View B Armhole Facings

    Today I'll be showing you how to attach the armhole facings to your Hadley top. The great news about this step is once you've mastered it, the necklines are done the same way. Whoo!! To begin align the front and back facings along the shoulder seam and stitch that seam together. Press your seam allowance [...] Continue Reading
  • Hadley Sew-Along: Sleeve View A | Grainline Studio Hadley Sew-Along: View A Sleeves

    Now that the bodies of our Hadley tops are sewn together it's time to get to the more involved steps. Don't worry though, even though they're more involved that doesn't mean they're hard! We'll take everything step by step...so lets dive in and set some sleeves! To begin take both of your sleeve pieces and [...] Continue Reading