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  • My Favorite Tools: Basics | Grainline Studio My Favorite Tools: Everyday Sewing Basics

    I thought it’d be fun to start a little series on some of my favorite sewing tools, starting with my basic everyday sewing must haves. These are the tools I find myself using almost daily while sewing around the studio and things I’d be lost without! Clockwise from top left we have the following… Dritz […]

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  • Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection | Grainline Studio Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection

    If you’ve seen the new Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection you know that our Tamarack Jacket pattern was included in this year’s Full Collection! I’ve only had time to sew up one piece from the collection so far aside from our jacket since I’ve been out of town, the Matcha Top, but I definitely want to sneak […]

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  • Ludlow Scarf | Grainline Studio Summer of Basics: Ludlow Scarf

    Ludlow Scarf Ravelry Project Link Pattern: Ludlow by Julie Hoover for Brooklyn Tweed Yarn: Brooklyn Tweed Loft in Fossil Sweater & Jeans: Madewell Shoes: Dieppa Restrepo Completely eschewing my original plans, my second garment for the Summer of Basics Make-Along was this super snuggly Ludlow Scarf! I’d had this pattern in my knitting queue since […]

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  • Summer of Basics Best Combo Winner Summer of Basics: Best Combo Winner!

    As both Karen and Kate at Kelbourne Woolens have mentioned, you all completely blew us away with your Summer of Basics projects! When starting out on this journey I never would have imagined so many people would take part or how inspired we would all be by the garments coming out of the challenge. I […]

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  • Lakeside Pajama Picks & Tips Lakeside Pajama Picks & Bias Tips

    one • two • three • four • five • six We were finally able to restock the paper version of our Lakeside Pajamas a few weeks ago and we’ve been completely blown away by how many of you are snapping them up to make your own summer pj sets! It’s been a few years […]

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  • Pattern Storage | Grainline Studio Organizing your PDF files for Sewing & Knitting

    We originally published this post on organizing your PDF patterns back in July of 2015 but I’ve been getting a ton of questions lately on my Instagram accounts about how I use my iPad to organize both my sewing and knitting PDF files so I figured it was time to revisit. I still use this […]

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