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I love Grainline Archer shirts

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completed / Grainline / Sewing / shirt

  When I first started sewing, I always wondered what would be that pattern that I would use over and over again.  It’s interesting because when I first started I thought a gorgeous dress (maybe  Colette’s Hawthorn?) would be that pattern, but I was totally wrong.  It was a time when I wasn’t very clear on my style. Turns out I love button down shirts, and I’ve made 4 Grainline Archers to date.  My two most recent […]

Coco Top #2 – Red striped colourblock

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completed / Sewing / Sewing Patterns / shirt / t-shirt / Tilly and the Buttons

This is my second Coco by Tilly and the Buttons which I actually made a while ago now.  I’ve just been super lazy with completed sewing posts. This is my proudest top yet.  The whole top is made from my fabric leftover stash so super economical too. I just hate how bra straps are so visible in boatneck shirts though.  I love a good boatneck but bra straps are just tacky.   Pattern wise, most […]

Grainline Archers – Polka Dot and Simple White

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completed / Grainline / Sewing / shirt

It’s Archer Appreciation month apparently!  This is great because Archer is one of my absolute favourite patterns ever.  I’ve made two to date, one of which was actually in the month of December, so it’s not cheating. This is my ‘muslin’ Archer made from a silk/cotton blend that was far too stiff for a loose shirt like Archer.  It worked well for my Chardon skirt but not so well for this shirt.  I’ve found that […]