Pattern Roundup – Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studio

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Top Left – Caroline Amanda, Top Middle – Oh,She Dabbles, Top Right – Alisonrea, Bottom Left – notes from a mad housewife, Bottom Middle – Sewn By Elizabeth, Bottom Right – K & L The Alder Shirtdress by Grainline Studios was on my must sew list all summer. I actually want it for my winter…

A New Direction

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The Short Version: All inventory (fabric, printed sewing patterns and notions) is being liquidated to create space for new things to grow. The Pink Chalk Fabrics web store will continue to sell printed and downloadable sewing patterns. Pink Chalk Studio moves full steam ahead with a focus on teaching and new pattern designs. The Long…

What We’re Making! Belcarra by Sewaholic

The simplicity of  the raglan sleeve drew me to sew the Belcarra Top from Sewahlic. Voile fabric from the Tula Pink Prince Charming collection in the Indigo color was found in my stash. The pattern is designed to nip in at the high waist allowing for enough ease to fit nicely in the bust without…

Pattern Round Up – Poolside Tote by Noodlehead

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Top left – Sarah Hessler, Top right – Sarah, Bottom Left – Nicole at Home, Bottom right – Shades of Bold The downloadable Poolside Tote from Noodlehead seems to be all around Instagram these days. What a great size for a tote bag! At approximately  7.5” D x 14.5” W across the base, 14.5” tall,…

What We’re Making! 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top by Sew House Seven

Becky stitch up 107 The Mississippi Avenue Dress & Top from Sew House Seven. The fabric she selected is an imported double gauze from Ellen Luckett Baker Framework Quarter Circles in Coral. The cut of the Mississippi Dress pattern features a V-neckline, spaghetti shoulder ties, an elastic almost empire waist (slightly higher than the natural…