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Robson Coats By You!

Want to see more versions of the Robson Coat? You got it! Now that the pattern has been released, pattern tester coats are popping up and I’m excited to share them with you here. It always helps to see more than one version of a pattern, to get an idea of what it will look […]

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Introducing the next pattern…the Robson Coat!

I’m excited to introduce the newest pattern from Sewaholic Patterns today… the Robson Coat! Every woman needs a classic trench coat. Even better if it’s in a fabulous colour with shiny gold buttons! Rounded edges at the collar, flaps and pocket welts are feminine and retro-inspired, for a softer look and a contrast to the […]

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How to Make a Chain Hanging Loop

This gorgeous, ready-to-wear inspired tutorial comes from Sophia Sews – how to add a chain hanging loop to your coat project! If you haven’t added the fabric loop to your Minoru jacket yet, this is a fantastic idea to try! I love this detail. It’s brilliant for heavy coating fabrics, where a fabric loop would […]

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Minoru Sew-Along #10: All About Cuffs

Hello Sew-Alongers! Today we’ll put on our cuffs. We’ll be one step closer to finishing our jackets! I love these cuffs. They’re a little different than your standard elastic cuffs. They’re meant to be loose, not cinched tight to the wrist, and they’re longer than you might think. They fall close to the middle of […]

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Minoru Sew-Along #9: Front Plackets, Front Zipper

Hey, everyone! Happy Tuesday! I am pleased to report that I’m feeling well enough to sew again. Isn’t that the worst, feeling too sick to sew? When it hurts to concentrate and focus your eyes on those tiny little stitches? Well, I feel much better now! Thanks for your patience and well wishes! I think […]

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Louise’s Minoru Jacket

While we’re talking about Minoru Jackets and preparing for the Sew-Along, I thought I’d point out more finished Minoru Jackets around the blog world! If you haven’t picked a fabric yet, maybe this bold print that Louise used will get you inspired. It’s wild and loud and I love it! It makes a statement for […]

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