Beautiful Clementines from our makers
Beautiful Clementines from our makers

We are busy celebrating releasing an update to the Clementine (the first pattern we ever released!), which now includes full bust pattern pieces. And what better way to celebrate than to share some beautiful makes of Clementine?

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Clementine now has a full bust option!
Clementine now has a full bust option!

The Clementine dress and top now has a full bust option, giving you more versatility with your fit, and giving a wider range of people the option to make Clementine!

Clementine was the first pattern we ever released (aww!). It's really nice to provide ongoing support and updates for our patterns.

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How to sew the perfect invisible zip
How to sew the perfect invisible zip

Check out our in-depth video on sewing an invisible zip! This tutorial was created as part of the extra content for the Ella skirt, which you can buy here. But naturally, you can use this tutorial for any pattern which uses an invisible zip!

I have been developing my invisible zip technique for years, and have tried every way of sewing them! I have combined all the things I've learned along the way into my own ultimate method. I absolutely love this pinless way of sewing. And if it scares you to sew without pins, don't worry, I have some handling tips, and even some examples that show you what not to do. If you still prefer to use pins, of course that's okay too! Sewing is all about doing it the way that makes you happy.

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The Vera top: Tester Makes
The Vera top: Tester Makes

It's always a lot of fun sharing testers makes; seeing the design made up in lots of different fabrics is always inspiring, as well as seeing it styled in so many ways.  You can see our launch blog post for Vera here, and get the pattern for free here!

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