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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 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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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 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 demonstrated making it.

Kit also available to buy at  the Etsy shop.

XMAS GARLAND KIT

 

A lovely kit to make two charming Scandinavian inspired garlands, a great gift for any sewing enthusiast!

Cut out and sew up the flags, attach to the binding tape, hang up at a window or fireplace mantel.

The kit Includes a screen printed panel to make two 1.5m garlands of 8 flags each measuring 12cm x 14cm. 100% cotton panel, two labels, bias tape, two buttons and instructions.

The kit does not include thread or backing fabric.

 

Suitable for beginners.

 

 

                                                                             

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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.

 

Suitable for intermediates. Sizes 8-18

 

Suitable for 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.

Hip length, large sleeves, two patch pockets and a front band.

 

Suitable for beginners.

 

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 stylish loose fitting tunic, wear all year round.

Edith has two inset pockets set into the seam line and lots of top stitching.

 

Suitable for adventurous beginners.

 

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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