Author Archive | Tasia

Linen McCalls 7743

From the leftover fabric from the sack dress, I made another dress! (The joys of having to buy a minimum amount of fabric. You get a second chance to make something cool!) This is McCalls 7743, a dress pattern I’ve used many times. This time I made a different view, choosing the back without the […]

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Now Available: Hollyburn Skirt PDF Pattern

Another one of our current patterns is now available in PDF format! Today it’s the Hollyburn Skirt, easily our most popular skirt pattern. Again, the downloadable pattern will include both print-at-home and copy shop versions. (Yes, we’ll always offer both versions. Not everyone has access to a copy shop and we want to give you […]

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Finishing Armholes with Bias Tape

Hey, everyone! In the comments of this post (Bird-print Peplum Top: Burda 6977) Angela wanted to see how the armholes were finished. So I thought I’d demonstrate it. Like most things in sewing, it’s easier to explain in photographs rather than just with words. I did deviate from the instructions a little so I’ll show […]

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Now Available: Crescent Skirt PDF Pattern

Another one of our current patterns is now available in PDF format! Today it’s the Crescent Skirt, one of our very first patterns. Again, the downloadable pattern will include both print-at-home and copy shop versions. (A couple of you have asked, and yes, we’ll always offer both versions. Not everyone has access to a copy […]

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