• Yates Sew-Along: Facings | Grainline Studio Yates Sew-Along: Facings

    In our last post we assembled the linings, today we’ll be attaching our facings which is the last step before bagging our lining! We’ll be starting with the hem facing today. Align the front hem facings with the back hem facing with right sides together and matching your notches. Stitch the side seams using your ½” […]

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  • Yates Sew-Along: Sewing the Lining | Grainline Studio Yates Sew-Along: Sewing the Lining

    Today we’ll be assembling the lining. If you missed any of our previous Yates Sew-Along posts you can find them here, otherwise let’s dive in! To begin, align the center back seam of your back pieces with the right sides of the fabric facing each other. Stitch along the seam line from top to bottom. […]

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  • Yates Sew-Along: Sewing the Sleeves | Grainline Studio Yates Sew-Along: Sewing the Sleeves

    Today in the Yates Sew-Along we’ll be assembling and setting our sleeves. Setting sleeves is one step that I always find easier to show in illustrations rather than photos so you might want to keep your booklet handy if you’re anything like me. Begin by pinning the upper and under sleeves together along one seam […]

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  • Yates Sew-Along: Assembling the Body | Grainline Studio Yates Sew-Along: Assembling the Body

    Today in the Yates Sew-Along we’re going to assemble the body of the coat. Before you begin, make sure all of your pieces are fused according to the instructions in our last post. Let’s dive in! Take your upper and lower back pieces and align them along the waistline seam with right sides facing. Stitch […]

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