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PIN & SEW MAKES: Autumnal Zebre Sweatshirt.

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PIN & SEW MAKES: Autumnal Zebre Sweatshirt.

I couldn’t wait to make my first autumn garment of the year. I love this time of year, the beautiful colours, cooler evenings and perfect golden light.I wanted a casual knit top that is easy to wear and one that will transition from season to season.The colours in this French terry fabric were just perfect, mustards, pinks, oranges, browns and blues, and the floral print is a pretty. I know that I’ll be able to wear this all year round.InI decided to make the I Am Patterns Zebre. It’s a simple style with statement sleeves. A quick and relatively easy...

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PIN & SEW MAKES: French Chic Polka Dot Elmira Cardigan

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PIN & SEW MAKES: French Chic Polka Dot Elmira Cardigan

Hello, Samantha (@theruralsewist) here bringing you my first Pin and Sew blog post for May.I do love taking inspiration from a French clothing company called Sézane, they have a very feminine and flattering collection and I particularly love the little details they add to garments.With this in mind, I chose the polka dot jersey that I could imagine as a wrap cardigan and I immediately thought about adding some lace details to the sleeves. I had the Seamwork Elmira Cardigan pattern in my collection and with the lovely belt detail I thought would be perfect for this make. With a...

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SEWING FOR KIDS: Banana Boat Tee with Vinyl Applique

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SEWING FOR KIDS: Banana Boat Tee with Vinyl Applique

Hello, I'm Cherry (@goingtoneedstitches) and I'm delighted to be contributing to the Pin and Sew blog. I'm sharing a t-shirt I made for my daughter, who is 2.5.  I had some of this lovely striped cotton jersey left over from a dress I made (this fabric is extra wide so you can squeeze more out of it than you think!), so decided to make something for my little one. I love patterns with extra details so was very taken by  the Banana Boat Tee by Lil'Luxe Collection. This was recently released as part of a collaboration of different designers for Project...

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YOU CAN HACK IT: Metallic Freya Dress with Gathered Skirt

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YOU CAN HACK IT: Metallic Freya Dress with Gathered Skirt

Hi, I’m Tamlyn (Also known as Sewn on the Tyne) and I’m so happy to be here today with my first blog post as part of the Pin and Sew Blogger Team. When Aga asked me to be first up with the March blog post and to link it in with our #sewingpatternsandprints challenge (head to my Instagram page for more details), I knew exactly which fabric I wanted to choose. The challenge theme for March is ‘metallics’ and Aga has some incredibly beautiful fabrics that meet this theme. I love space themed prints, especially stars, so the Galactic Glitter...

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PIN & SEW MAKES : Feeling Festive in Luxurious Velvet

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PIN & SEW MAKES : Feeling Festive in Luxurious Velvet

Hi it’s Sue @dogsinstitches_and_me on Instagram feeling fabulously festive in sumptuous stretch velvet! How about sewing up a quick and simple dress to take you through the season in this gorgeous, luxurious fabric?I decided to make The Women’s Issie Pattern by SewPony which I have made before as it is such an easy make and with the shoulder ruffles always makes me feel special. The Issie Pattern is designed for knit fabrics and there are so many options to decide to make including tops, a dress with a tie collar or yoke ruffle and cinched in waist and a straight dress with...

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