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  • Outfit 3: Berlin Jacket | Grainline Studio A Fall / Winter Wardrobe Progress Update

    It's been about 2 months since I first posted about my fall / winter wardrobe plans and in that time I've done a bit of sewing! I don't have any full finished outfits yet, but I thought I'd share where I'm at so far. There are a few outfits from my original plan that I [...] Continue Reading
  • I made the Shibui Getty sweater as the first garment in my #summerofbasics wardrobe. My Work/Life Balance and Launching my Business

    I’ve been fortunate to appear on some excellent podcasts this fall and just realized over the weekend that I never shared them with you all! Back in October I talked to Elise of Elise Gets Crafty and the Get to Work Book about launching my small craft based business. It’s pretty funny to think back […]

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  • Fall '17 Sewing Plans | Grainline Studio Fall ’17 Wardrobe Plans (and a discount code!)

    I had a hard time getting my Fall '17 wardrobe plans together this year. It's hard when what you love doing becomes your job, and after all these years the balance between work sewing and fun sewing is still something I struggle with. It's been such a busy year here behind the scenes that I [...] Continue Reading
  • 2017 Clog Review | Grainline Studio A Clog Primer & Review

    A few weeks ago I posted the photo below on my personal Instagram story while getting my shoes ready for fall and unwittingly set off a flurry of clog inquiries. Flurry might not be the right word, honestly it was more of a blizzard. I posted the photo just after getting home from work and [...] Continue Reading
  • 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 [...] Continue Reading
  • 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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