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MILITARY STYLE HAT

 

A digital download pattern to make a stylish military style hat.

 

Print off A4 pages including templates to make a one size 57cm diametre hat. (instructions about how to make larger and smaller are available).

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners.

 

 

 

This hat is made from BRITISH WOOL by

Abraham Moon from ABAKHAN FABRICS.

LOTTIE DUSTER COAT PATTERN

 

Loose fitting raglan sleeve duster coat with four buttons and two flap pockets, optional tie belt with loops.

 

Suitable for intermediates with some basic dressmaking experience.

 

Make in linen, linen mixes, soft fluid denim, or for a dress version make in a viscose drapey type fabric.

 

Sizes 8-20. See the size chart opposite for info about sizing and fabric requirements.

 

Click on the Sewgirlblog below for photo step by steps to see how its made and for useful tips/inspiration and guidance.

 

A digital download also available for this pattern on the Etsy shop.

 

 

 

URSULA COATIGAN PATTERN

 

Loose fitting three quarter sleeve coat or shorter length jacket with covered buttons and snap fasteners, side pockets feature and optional back belt.

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners to dressmaking.

 

Make in linen, linen mixes, soft fluid denim or boiled wool and wool mix jacquards and checks.

 

Sizes 8-20. See the size info opposite for fabric requirements. Click on the Sewgirlblog below for photo step by steps to see how its made and for useful tips/inspiration and guidance.

 

 

 

 

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CECILY DRESS PATTERN

 

A gorgeous boat neck dress, bust darts, pleated at waist, cap sleeved, side concealed zip, a side pocket and optional tie belt.

 

Sizes 8-20

 

Suitable for intermediates with some basic dressmaking experience.

 

Make in light/med weight cottons, linen and linen mixes.

 

Pattern comes with step by step diagrams and instructions, templates and size charts. Visit the Sewgirlblog for more tips about making the dress and adjustments, also how to make this skirt from using the pattern. Click the 'photo how to instructions' button below.

For info about sizing, fabric requirements and finished garment sizes click image on the right.

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SUKI KIMONO PATTERN            

 

A pattern for a sumptuous loose fitting kimono cardigan, wear in summer using drapey fabric or more structured fabric for cooler weather.

Suki is hip length, has large sleeves, two patch pockets and a front band.

 

Suitable for beginners to dressmaking.

Sizes 8-20. Suitable for lightweight cotton fabric, viscose, linen/linen mixes, silk.

Pattern comes with step by step diagrams, instructions and templates.

 

There is also a useful link (below) to a photo step by step instructions blog posting to help you with your project.

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EDITH TUNIC PATTERN

 

A pattern for a really useful and stylish loose fitting tunic, wear all year round.

Edith has two inset pockets set into the seam line, back neck loop and button opening and lots of yummy top stitching.

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners to dressmaking.

Sizes 8-20. Suitable for linen mix fabric, corduroy, denim or medium weight viscose.

 

Pattern comes with step by step diagrams, instructions and templates.

There is also a useful link (below) to a photo step by step instructions blog posting to help you with your project.

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ELSIE TROUSERS PATTERN

 

Loose fitting wide legged trousers in two lengths full length and cropped with two side inset pockets, pleated on to a front waistband, elasticated at the back.

Optional tie belt with loops.

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners.

 

Make in linen, linen mixes, soft fluid denim, or for Palazzo pants version make in a viscose drapey type fabric.

 

Sizes 8-20. See the size info opposite for fabric requirements.

Click on the Sewgirlblog below for photo step by steps to see how its made and for useful tips/inspiration and guidance.

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BETTY DRESS PATTERN

 

A lovely pattern to make a V-neck, button down dress, with roll back sleeves, two patch pockets, a shirt style curved hem and an optional tie belt.

 

The pattern Includes a large format full size templates and step by step illustrated instructions booklet and a designer label.

 

Click on the blog post link button below to see photo step by steps to give you an idea about how it is made and other info.

 

Suitable for intermediates with some basic dressmaking experience.

 

                                                                       

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HMONG FABRIC SHOULDER BAG KIT

 

A lovely kit to make a stylish shoulder zipped bag from Hmong cotton canvas type fabric. The finished shoulder bag measures approx

30cm (W) x 32cm (H) with a long adjustable strap and inner pocket. Choice of dark indigo or pale blue designs.

 

The kit comes packaged in a gorgeous brown kraft bag with handles and includes Hmong cotton hand batik fabric, cotton lining, strap, all the metal accessories (rings and slider), a designer label, zip and instructions.

 

The kit does not include thread and fleece interfacing or wadding,

(you will require a piece 40cm x 80cm).

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners.

HILDA TUNIC PATTERN

 

A stylish over the head tunic, simple to make and easy to wear. Short sleeves, with two side pockets and a gorgeous pleat at the front neck, so its nice and roomy!

 

Make in floaty cottons or linen with drape, viscose or polyester fabrics would also be great for this style.

 

Suitable for beginners. 

 

Sizes 8-18 but fits up to a size 20 due to its loose fitting style.

 

See the size info on the right for details about fabric requirements. Click on the photo blog to show you how its made, with extra tips and also a tv show where I am demonstrating making it.

MILDRED PINAFORE DRESS PATTERN               

 

Long length or short above the knee A-line shaped apron style dress with adjustable straps with buttons, one large apron style front pocket and two smaller back pockets.

 

Suitable for linen and linen mix fabrics, soft denim, needlecord and medium weight cotton.

Click on the Sewgirlblog button below for photo step by step photos to see how its made and for useful tips/inspiration and guidance.

 

Suitable for beginners to dressmaking.

 

Sizes 8-22

BROMPTON BAG PATTERN & KIT

 

A digital download pattern to make a stylish shoulder bag with flap, adjustable strap, lining with pocket and leather buckle.

 

A kit is also availble on the Etsy shop containing the instructions,

amazing quality Abraham Moon British 100% wool check fabric, lining,

all the fixtures (rectangles/slider and leather buckle) and a designer label.

 

 

 

Suitable for beginners.

 

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SKIRT KIT

 

A kit to make a vibrant long gathered skirt with elasticated back waistband and flattering front pleats with two side pockets in contrasting fabric.

There is a choice of fabrics subject to availablity.

 

Included in the kit are

A large format paper templates

2 m of genuine 100% gorgeously colourful 100% cotton African fabric inc 20cm of contrast fabric for the pocket.

50cm of wide elastic

A piece of fusible interfacing

A french barrette for making a matching hair accessory.

Instructions about how to make are avaiable to download or view on the Sewgirl blog.

 

Suitable for beginners to dressmaking with some previous sewing experience.

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