Tropical Glam | 7 New Patterns

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If you like piña coladas, or getting caught in the rain… then you may just love this week’s new patterns. Read on to see the styles + get the pattern downloads.

Dress Like A Duchess | 16 Wonderful Patterns

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The royal wedding of Prince William and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, has caused quite a stir, and many of us are excited to see what Kate will be wearing whenever she’s captured on film. This week I’ve put together a collection of eclectic patterns fit for a Duchess. See the looks!

The Devil Wears Burda? | 9 Runway-Worthy Patterns

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How many of you have read the book (or seen the film) The Devil Wears Prada? Meryl Streep makes quite a fascinating Anna Wintour, though I’d have to say The Hours is one of my favorite Meryl roles, as Clarissa Vaughan, but I’m rambling. Are you ready for your next LBD or the perfect 40s-cut skirt? Read on…

Très Chic: 7 Glamorous New Dresses

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Many of us who sew often look to the past for inspiration and love vintage— we muse over old Hollywood glamour and the uber-feminine silhouettes of the 40s and 50s. If you’ve got a bit of silver screen siren in you, be sure to check out these new patterns!

Style vs. Comfort: 9 New Patterns

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This week we have proof that in addition to looking stylish— you can be comfortable as well. Check out these new luxe looks made from jersey and soft fibers. Read on to get the patterns and judge the looks for yourself…

The Romantics | 9 New Patterns

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For those who love old Hollywood boudoir inspired garb, or have a nostalgic flare when it comes to dressing, you’re in for a treat! This new patterns may just get your heart racing! Read on…

Ladies of the Canyon | 10 New Patterns

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I’m super excited about these new patterns— they form an eclectic mix of desert princess maxi dresses that would just as gracefully float through Topanga Canyon as they would the streets of Brooklyn, flowing skirts and relaxed tops which can be cut from soft and supple jersey or bamboo for extreme comfort. Check them out!

DIY Your Swimsuit

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In case you didn’t know, July is National Bikini Month in America, so I’ve put together some patterns and tips for DIY-ing your own swimwear— read on for the patterns + tips!

Flower Children: Lovely new patterns for kids

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In lieu of today’s featured frocks we thought it was time to showcase some of our wonderful children’s patterns— perfect for using remnants, for boys and girls.

White on White | Stark New Patterns

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Whether you’re in the Northern or Southern hemispheres, there is one color that may sneak it’s way into your wardrobe: white. There are some people who have always appreciated a crisp white blouse or button-down, and whether you’re in season to do winter whites or summer whites— these new patterns shall make nice editions to your wardrobe. Check them out…

New Patterns = New Wardrobe

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These retro-inspired patterns could have been worn in the French Riviera by Brigitte Bardot in the 60s, but today they still hold up on their own and are full of fun. Have fun mixing and matching tops with bottoms and get creative by embellishing + personalizing: Check them out!

10 New Patterns for Madras, Eyelet, Prints + More!

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These new patterns are full of summery fun and screaming to be cut out from patchwork madras, bright silky prints and beachy bright linens— read on and check them out…

6 New Patterns in Sizes 44-52 [Updated]

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Updated: June 9, 2011
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His + Hers: New Patterns for Ladies and Gents

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Do you female sewers ever sew clothing for men? Do the men? I find that most of the time, I am designing and sewing for myself (and other women) but occasionally my boyfriend has a special request for a specific garment. For today’s post I combined some great new women’s patterns with men’s patterns— pairing these looks could be so fun for summer parties or lazy Sundays. Read on + get the patterns…

New Patterns = Countless Variations!

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Sometimes a photo shoot, the model, the fabric or styling can completely turn one off to a piece of clothing or ensemble. Today I’ve released 9 new patterns and various ways to interpret them. We all come in different shapes and sizes, and we all have our own personal style— see if you can personalize any of these great patterns into your wardrobe!

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