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Your makes: Giselle and Mariska – and a giveaway!

It’s been a while since I’ve posted photos of your makes – which is inexcusable! Let’s start with a happy thought: Emily in Bali, wearing a lovely chevron maxi Giselle: EmilyInBali
Maxi dresses are SO great for relaxing in lovely locations. I think  I would like to go to Bali now.
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The Giselle dress, the blues, and a soapbox: Oona’s flowers

The inimitable Oonaballoona made a stunning Giselle dress,  just look:
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I was amazingly fortunate to have Oona test the Giselle pattern, her feedback was SO generous! (And also, I knew there’d be eye candy at some point. And fabric envy. I’m not sure how I’ll manage my sudden attack thereof…)
Oona talks about her approach to pattern testing Read More…

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Selfish Sewing Week has begun! And some other news too

A big week is starting for Kate & Rose – starting with Selfish Sewing Week, organized by Rachael of Imagine Gnats and Jill of Made with Moxie!
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I’m so thrilled that the very first pattern up is Kim of Milkybeer Handmade’s super-cute Read More…

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Top Fives of 2013 – and Happy New Year!

I’ve seen so many people do top five lists for the year based on Gillian’s invitation, I’m jumping in with some items of my own. But since I haven’t properly photographed most of the things I’ve made (and can’t yet share some others), I thought I’d do something a bit more like Jen of Grainline Studio did, and list the things that were inspiring and good in 2013, and the Read More…

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Another pretty Róza blouse!

Another pretty Róza blouse sewn up by Chrissy! Take a look:
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Chrissy used a double gauze fabric with smaller checks on one side and large checks on the other, making the front panel in the “reverse” of the rest of the blouse.
I love the effect! Chrissy is a very creative seamstress who I was Read More…

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Roza pattern review and a giveaway!

Erin of hungie gungie has a brand new review of the Roza blouse pattern! Check out her version of the Roza:
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So lovely, isn’t it?
I love the print, and the contrasting cuffs, and I think the hi-lo hemline looks great on her. Erin used Read More…

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