Jersey

The Roberts Collection Jumpsuit

The jumpsuit. Both controversial and awesome in equal measure. I’ve dipped in and out of love with them through the years and while I have owned a few in my time, I’ve never sewn one. ‘Til now. My starting point was…

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INTRODUCING THE (FREE!) MONROE TURTLENECK PATTERN

Meet our latest pattern – the Monroe Turtleneck! Featuring drop shoulders, a turtleneck collar and optional three quarter or full length fitted sleeves, Monroe is a super quick and super stylish sewing project. This top was unquestionably inspired by our (and…

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NEW :: Isla Top Pattern

Meet our latest pattern – the Isla Top. This stylish jersey top sits firm on the hips and features a back yoke, dolman sleeves and wide neckline with finished neck band. The simple design has only three pattern pieces making this a…

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Our NEW pattern – the Frankie Dress/Top

Hey readers! We’re so happy to introduce you to our latest pattern – the Frankie Top/Dress. In addition to being a cruisy sew, she’s also pretty versatile and we love her because she’s suitable for ALL the seasons.    I…

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Classic Mandy Stripes

These two Mandy‘s that I made back in 2013? They’re still going strong and still worn often. The Mandy is very much the top I like to wear when I don’t want to think about the top I’m going to…

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Pattern Review – McCalls 6612 – View D

Ondula Antique in McCalls 6612 Want another great pattern option for our new Italian jersey knits? Here’s Tessuti Chatswood staffer Georgia, in Ondula Antique. The pattern used was McCalls 6612 – view D, the only modification was to shortening the length.  Follow…

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Our Brigitte Top to Dress

Brigitte Dress in Ondula Plum Jersey To create a slimline dress for this lovely and oh-so soft Italian jersey, we made a simple modification to our Brigitte Top. The original pattern was lengthened at the hemline by 18″ (46cm), continuing…

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My Megan

Last month, I went and got me some good sewing on at craft camp. Amongst us, there were no less than SIX Sydney Jacket‘s made (five of which you can see here) and I gave my winter wardrobe a much-needed…

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NEW :: Megan Longline Cardigan Pattern

Introducing our latest pattern – the Megan Longline Cardigan. This simple flared cardigan looks fabulous worn over sleeveless tops, pants or dresses. It features full length sleeves, a centre front and neckline bind, flared side seams and an asymetric hemline….

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