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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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