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Introducing the next pattern…the Tofino Pants!

I’m so excited to introduce the newest pattern from Sewaholic Patterns, the Tofino Pants! I’ve been dreaming of making comfortable yet pretty lounge pants to wear around the house, and they’re finally here! (this is my favourite photo of all time! it looks so fresh) Modern, medium-rise pants are cut loosely for comfort without being […]

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A Random Scrap of History

Have you ever found something interesting tucked in the envelope of a vintage sewing pattern? This isn’t the most interesting thing (not like a love letter or something juicy!) but pinned in between the ‘lengthen and shorten here’ lines was a newspaper from 1964. So I imagine the original owner bought the pattern and sewed […]

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Lauren’s Blue Lace Robson Coat

Did you see Lauren’s blue lace Robson Coat on her blog yesterday? It’s absolutely stunning! Isn’t it gorgeous? Take a look at her blog post here to see more photos of the beautiful finished coat. She’s also detailed the process here and here so you can check at the construction process. She’s shortened the coat, […]

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A Cambie Wedding Dress!

While I’m showcasing some of the amazing things people have made with Sewaholic Patterns, I had to include this one – a Cambie Wedding Dress! This beautiful dress was sewn and worn by Gemini for her wedding last year. Isn’t it striking? I love the bright purple colour, if you’re going to be non-traditional why […]

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Molly’s Animal-Print Robson Trench Coat

Another Robson Trench Coat to share today! It’s turning into trench coat season and I’m pumped. I’ve been wearing my blue one nearly every day since I took it home and I am loving it! I can’t wait to make another, perhaps in a more subtle colour than bright royal blue. Molly was a pattern […]

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Sasha’s Robson Coat

Another Robson Coat from pattern testing to share today! Sasha used a cotton-nylon blend like my sample, I could almost tell just from the photos because it has that same natural texture. (That and she mentioned it in her feedback and blog post.) I quite like this blue colour, it’s not an in-your-face kind of […]

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