Free new pattern pieces + minor errata for Adeline

July 29, 2020

It's an exciting day for Adeline! We've just released a free update for the pattern, to give you even more versatility. And on a more practical note, there is also a small errata fix which has been addressed, so read on for that.

We'll start by celebrating the new look for Adeline - a sleeveless version of the bodice! This free update features bonus front and back bodice pattern pieces.

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Exciting new looks for the Adeline wrap dress and top!

July 23, 2020

Get some inspiration, and some sewing tips!

The latest Adeline pics are here, so relax, make a cup of tea (if that's your jam), and enjoy reading about the different looks, fabrics, and sewing considerations.

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Inspiration! Beautiful Iris tester makes

July 15, 2020

Showing off lovely testers and their makes
It's always a fun time, getting to show off the great makes that testers sewed up. 
You can check out the launch blog post with all the details here, and buy the pattern here! Today is the last day of our sale on all patterns, so use the code BDAY to get 20% off your entire order.
Let's get right to the makes, and see all the lovely fabrics they used!

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Oh hi, Iris! Our new tee pattern is here!

July 08, 2020

Please welcome our fun new tee pattern, Iris! 

The newest addition to our line-up is a simple-to-sew tee with a twist. This is one that fans have been asking for ever since we did a sneak peek of the design, and it's finally here! And pssst... there's not just one choice of pleats, but two, so read on.

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Showcasing Adeline tester makes

May 28, 2020

It's time to show off the stunning makes that our testers made during the testing process. I feel like I was blessed with simply wonderful testers that gave such amazing feedback during the process and really helped the design be the best it could be! I think one of my favourite things is how this pattern flatters all sort of body types, curvy or not! And my other favourite thing is how the bust didn't gape on a single tester, something I'm very proud of.

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The Adeline wrap dress is now available!

May 26, 2020

Our latest pattern is finally here and I think you're really going to enjoy sewing it! Click here to check out the product page. For the launch week, you can use the code WRAP_PARTY to get 20% off!

Read on for all the details.

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Exploring fabric painting

April 16, 2020

Hi, Jo here with some fun paint experiments. I've been playing around, and finally sewed something up. The pattern I used is Lola, our latest release. Click here to check out the pattern! It was the perfect choice for this project because it doesn't use too much fabric, and has nice simple design lines that show off the painting so well!

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Hello Lola! Our new blouse and dress pattern is here.

March 18, 2020

Yes, our latest pattern is such a delightfully simple make, with no closures, but plenty of gorgeous details. Time to get all those drapey, soft fabrics and maybe even use those pretty sheers you've been holding onto. Lola is here to hold your hand and teach you some techniques to get that flawless finish!

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The latest on Sabrina, the perfect fit pencil skirt

March 10, 2020

Hello! We've been itching to share these new images of our Sabrina pencil skirt. And of course, the best way to celebrate is a sale. Read on to find out about the sale, and why we call it the "Perfect fit" pencil skirt.

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Get inspired by our latest Clementine photoshoot + tips!

February 25, 2020

Time to celebrate the brand new images of the Clementine dress and top! If you haven't got your Clementine dress and top pattern yet, you can buy it here. And YES, just like our Valerie photo launch, there is a sale! Get 15% off Clementine all week - just use code YAYCLEMENTINE at checkout to get your discount (offer ends on March 3rd). 

Read on to see the new pics as well as the fabric details, and some tips!

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How to underline a garment, plus some mistakes to avoid!

February 20, 2020

What is underlining? In short, underlining is a layer of fabric underneath your main fabric, that you treat as one with the main. With underlining, you essentially create your own 2-ply fabric. It's different to lining, as lining is like a separate unit that is only attached to the main in a few key areas.

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Check out our latest photoshoot + tips for your Valerie dresses!

February 11, 2020

Here they are, photos from our official Valerie photoshoot! If you haven't got your Valerie dress pattern yet, you can buy it here. And I've got great news for you - to celebrate our gorgeous new images, you can get 15% off Valerie all week by putting YAYVALERIE in at checkout (offer ends on February 18)!

Without further ado, let's hear all about these Valeries, learn some sewing tips, and get some inspiration along the way.

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