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sew + tell: magda’s scarlet belgravia

Magda’s stunning red Belgravia Knit Dress shows you don’t have to be uncomfortable to get dressed up. She talks about her modifications and fitting process in this installment of our Sew + Tell series.

sew + tell: beth’s jersey everyday maxi skirt

Beth lengthened the Everyday Skirt and made it in a jersey knit, completely changing the look and feel of the pattern with very simple modifications. We love her final garment (and the way she styles it). She’s here today to explain how she did it.

sew + tell: twirly popover dress

Ragon used an old tutorial on this blog to sew this long, tiered version of our popular (and free!) Popover Sundress pattern. You’d be hard-pressed to find a more perfect dress for long, lazy summer days.

sew + tell: maryam’s hollywood trousers (and shorts!)

Maryam had the clever idea to make a shorts suit using the Hollywood Trousers pattern for the bottoms. She liked them so much, she then made a full-length pair. Read on for details about the polished, sophisticated garments she ended up with.

sew + tell: camelia’s kensington knit skirts

A true wardrobe staple, the Kensington Knit Skirt is as easy to sew as it is to wear. Camelia is back today with a post about the four skirts she made from the pattern. You’ll want to sew your own wardrobe of Kensington skirts!