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Plaid Flared Skirt: Burda 9/2014 #104

My first Burda magazine pattern! Ever since I started blogging, I wondered where to find these elusive Burda magazines with dozens of patterns that other bloggers talked about. It’s true what they say about Burda magazine patterns. The pattern sheet is a roadmap of overlapping lines. The instructions are text-only with no diagrams, and quite […]

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Introducing the next pattern… The Rae Skirt!

Today I’m excited to announce the newest pattern… the Rae Skirt! For such a simple style, I’m really excited about this new design. It’s a skirt for true beginners, designed to meet the needs of a brand-new sewer making their first garment project. This design has an interesting story and reason for existing. I met […]

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A Leopard Anemone

Here’s something I need in my wardrobe – more skirts! I saw the Anemone skirt from Deer + Doe and thought it would be an excellent opportunity to try out a Deer + Doe pattern as well as sew a new skirt. I made a few notes as I sewed so I’m noting them here, […]

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Also introducing the Belcarra Blouse!

Many of you noticed the pullover blouse in yesterday’s post about the Gabriola Skirt. I’m excited to announce that it’s coming soon as a pattern, the Belcarra Blouse! I designed this simple top specifically for the Gabriola Skirt. I wanted to be able to answer the question: what top do you wear with a maxi […]

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