• Sew + Tell | Birgitte of Indigorchid

    I’m excited to finally debut the new Sew + Tell feature I’ve been planning for a while. There are so many amazing variations of the Grainline Studio patterns that I thought it was high time to start showing them off here!  First up is my friend Brigitte of Indigorchid. A little back story on us, […]

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  • Back in the Pattern Shop

    Finally!! The Tiny Pocket Tank and Scout Woven Tee are both back in the shop and the size range has been expanded to fit sizes 0-18. I designed a new shop that will run a little smoother than the previous one, so if you’ve been waiting for these patterns head over there and check them […]

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  • tiny pocket transformed

    dress : altered tiny pocket tank pattern necklace : cursive design jacket : h&m shoes : a.p.c. madras As promised, here is the tiny pocket tank turned into a shift dress complete with a center front button placket and two large patch pockets.  Doesn’t it look so warm and springlike out here?  Don’t be fooled, […]

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  • tiny pocket tank

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  • tiny pocket tank : pattern pdf

    Please Note: The Tiny Pocket Tank has been discontinued Here we have it, my first downloadable pattern, the Tiny Pocket Tank!  I originally designed this top last summer when I had some extra cotton chambray at my disposal and it quickly became one of my favorite tops (here’s the original).  This version is made up […]

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  • in progress : pdf pocket tank pattern

    As I mentioned in an earlier post, I’m working on creating a downloadable pdf pattern and I’ve decided to test this out with the pocket tank I made this summer.  I’ve graded the pattern up [shown above], written and illustrated all of the instructions and now just need to scan this pattern, digitize it up […]

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  • a summer chambray top

    I had the good fortune to have some extra chambray laying around that was given to me for a project so I decided to finally make a top from the pattern I made a few weeks ago. The sewing went smoothly and the top is super comfortable. I had been planning to photograph it on […]

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  • goings on in the studio

    Over the weekend I draped up this little pattern with the intent of making 2 tops and a dress from it’s basic shape. I usually don’t drape, flat patterning is how I roll, so I decided to switch it up here.   The muslin I bought this last time is really really stiff, so I […]

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