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  • Papercut Patterns Kochi Kimono | Grainline Studio Papercut Patterns Kochi Kimono

    When you've been in the indie pattern business for a while, as I have, you start to get to know many of the other pattern designers and eventually some of them become friends. One goal I've had for myself this year is to sew up a few patterns from my pattern designer friends, starting with [...] Continue Reading
  • My Fall '18 Knitting Plans | Grainline Studio My Fall ’18 Knitting Plans

    I've got the windows open at home while I work and that can only mean one thing - it's time to plan my fall knitting & sewing! This is pretty much my favorite time of year so I'm always super excited to plan for it. I've honestly had these plans figured for a while, but [...] Continue Reading
  • My Uniform Tunics and Cardigan | Grainline Studio My Uniform Tunics and Cardigan

    While I often knit and sew garments to wear together I’ve never made two garments that were designed to go together. Enter the Uniform Tunics & Cardigan that we designed with Carrie of Madder which became the Uniform Knit & Sew book! Both of these tunics were made for our Uniform Tunic Sew-Along so if you’re […]

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  • Mending - Do You or Don't You? | Grainline Studio Mending – Do You or Don’t You?

    So I know we all sew, that's why we're here, but how do you all feel about mending? Personally I find it a bit soul crushing and I'm not sure why. I make garments from nothing all the time, surely I should be able to mend something in no time! Instead things that need to [...] Continue Reading
  • My Felix Dresses | Grainline Studio My Felix Dresses

    Pattern: Felix Dress Fabric: April Rhodes for Art Gallery Fabric Content: Rayon Size Made: 8 Necklace: Tiro Tiro Shoes: Bryr Clogs It's been a hot minute since I posted a garment I've made here so I'm excited to get back to it! Kicking off my return to blogging this type of thing are my Felix [...] Continue Reading
  • The Epic Tale of a Sweater for Jon | Grainline Studio The Epic Tale of a Sweater for Jon

    If you follow me on Instagram you may remember that back in February of 2017 I finished knitting a sweater for Jon that I never blogged about. Well, I'm finally ready to discuss The Sweater! Grab some tea and settle in, cause this is a long one. It was summer of 2016 when my friend [...] Continue Reading