Sew Along - Willow Tank Dress
Sew along with us as we walk you through making the Willow Tank & Dress! In this sew-along you’ll learn basic pattern alterations for your Willow, how to sew bust darts, create the waist pleat, apply bias facings at the neckline and armholes, and hem.
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Willow Sew-Along Posts
1. Pattern Introduction
Get the details on the fit and style of the Willow pattern and learn more about why we designed this versatile summer top and dress.
2. Swatches and Inspiration
Not sure what fabric to use for your Willow? Check out our style inspiration and see what kind of fabrics we recommend.
3. Gathering Supplies
We walk you through our favorite tools and supplies for completing your Willow with ease.
4. Pattern Adjustments & Cutting
Need help adjusting the length, moving your darts, or doing a small or full bust adjustment? We’ve got you covered in this post. We also walk you through cutting your fabric.
5. Darts, Side & Shoulder Seams
Get perfect darts and sew your side and shoulder seams. After this step you’re practically done!
6. Dress Waist Pleat
Sewing the waist pleat might seem awkward, but we’ve got a few tricks to get you through this step pain free.
7. Applying Bias Facings
Finishing the neckline and armholes with bias facings can be tedious and stressful. Here we walk you through our foolproof process with tips to ensure a perfect finish every time.
Willow Pattern Variations & Extras
Variation 01: Cropped Willow
We show you how to adjust your pattern pieces to create your own cropped Willow!