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  • Stowe Bag Supply List | Grainline Studio Stowe Bag Supply List

    Today we're talking about the supplies you'll need if you'll be following along with the Stowe Bag portion of our Holiday Sew-Along series! This project bag is super quick and comes in two sizes, though we'll be showing the smaller size in this sew-along. Both sizes are great for keeping supplies together, but they also [...] Continue Reading
  • Portside Dopp Kit Fabric Inspiration | Grainline Studio Portside Dopp Kit Fabric Inspiration

    Today we're going to talk about fabric ideas for your Portside Dopp Kits. There are a ton of options for your Portside Dopp Kit - but to narrow things down and not get overwhelmed by choices, the first thing I do before shopping for fabric is decide if I want my dopp kit to have [...] Continue Reading
  • Holiday Sew-Along Announcement | Grainline Studio Handmade Holiday Sew-Alongs!

    I can't believe I'm saying this, but the holiday season is upon us! With that in mind we've got a Holiday Sew-Along Series planned for you with two of our best gift patterns, the Stowe Bag and the Portside Dopp Kit. Both of these bags make great gifts for the handmade appreciators in your lives, [...] Continue Reading
  • Tamarack Quilting Ideas | Grainline Studio Tamarack Quilting Ideas

    Today we're going to talk about quilting patterns on our Tamarack Jackets! This is, I think, one of the most fun parts of making a Tamarack because there are so many options to choose from, the possibilities are literally endless! Before we get too carried away though I want to share a few tips you'll [...] Continue Reading
  • Carolyn Friedlander Weekend at Fancy Tiger Crafts | Grainline Studio Carolyn Friedlander Weekend at Fancy Tiger Crafts

    I know most of you are just here for the garment sewing tips, but I really think my knitting and quilting combine with garment sewing to make me better at all three. I also think that learning something new, even if it's not directly related to garment sewing, is a great way to keep your [...] Continue Reading
  • Summer of Basics Progress | Grainline Studio Summer of Basics Progress

    Are you guys taking part in the Fringe Association Summer of Basics challenge? If you're wondering what it is, here's it explained by Karen herself: Wherein we each made 3 high-closet-value garments in the space of 3 months, either knitted, sewn, or any combination of the two. It was a season of so much camaraderie, [...] Continue Reading