New Pattern Announcement Tomorrow!

We have a new pattern announcement coming tomorrow! This is an exciting release for us, and hopefully for you too! It’s something that you guys requested way back in this post of pattern suggestions. Can you guess? If you read the suggestions as well as the post about pattern improvements for 2015, you might have a good idea […]

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Sewing a Continuous Bound Placket (The Simple One)

Another placket demonstration! Today, it’s the placket on the Oakridge Blouse. This type of placket is called a continuous bound placket, since it’s made from one piece of fabric and it’s bound around the opening. I sewed up new demo samples just for this post, so it would be easy to see. We’re sewing a […]

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Sewing A House (or Tower) Tailored Shirt Placket

The placket on the Granville Shirt looks complicated, but once you start it comes together easily! It’s easier to sew after watching it come together, so I’ll go through the sewing steps with photos. I’ve called it the ‘house’ style placket because of the top pointed edge, it looks like a house. I’ve also heard it called […]

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