2017MakeNine · Outerwear

Pleated Pocket Lonetree Jacket + A Super Simple Tutorial

This jacket has been almost a year in the making.  I asked for and received this fabric last Christmas with the intentions of making this Jacket, and it has finally come to fruition! Plus, I’m excited to share a super simple tutorial for some pleated pockets, which I’ve featured on this version.

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2017MakeNine · Dresses

True Bias | Colfax Dress

For my birthday this year I decided to take a day off work and spend the day sewing.  It was such a great decision and one I think I’m going to turn into a tradition.  This day of sewing allowed me to finally cross off one of my 2017 Make Nine patterns: the Colfax Dress!   This is not a dress I would typically pick up in a store, primarily because I tend to stay away from sleeveless pieces.  However, I have been drawn to this pattern ever since it released and used the 2017MakeNine as the push to jump out of my comfort zone.  I’m so glad I did.

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