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Dunbar Top: Knit Binding Tutorial

Our Dunbar Top has a really cool knit binding finish. It looks super professional, and it stretches and moves nicely so that you can work out without worrying about popping stitches. There are many ways to sew a knit binding as a neckline or armhole finish. I particularly like this method because all raw edges […]

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Davie Dress: Black and White

Here’s another version of the Davie Dress, sewn for myself. These photos were taken by a friend who’s taller than me, so I look a bit short today! I used a black and white jacquard knit fabric, with solid black ponte panels for the sides. Ponte is an ideal fabric for this pattern as it’s stable, […]

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Dotted Davie Dress

Here’s the finished Davie Dress from the last two tutorial posts! Recently, I demonstrated how to sew the neckline binding on the Davie Dress. It’s the one step that might be challenging or different on this simple pattern. I also showed how to trim the hem evenly using the attachment on my dress form, which is […]

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Introducing the next pattern… the Davie Dress!

I’m excited to introduce our newest pattern – the Davie Dress! The Davie Dress is a flared knit dress with princess seams, two length options and a keyhole neckline. You asked for a knit dress – and here it is! Our goal with this pattern was to offer an elegant and classy take on the basic knit dress. I wanted it to […]

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