All November long, we are looking to “Fall Into Fashion” with some sewing and style fun. As the weather cools down, fashion heats up! This time of year can provide some of the best opportunities for styling yourself.
Have you ever heard the term “capsule wardrobe”? It is the practice of editing your wardrobe down to your favorite clothes (aka the items that fit your fashion sense, your body, and your lifestyle right now), remixing them regularly, and shopping/sewing less often and more intentionally.
Here at Patterns for Pirates headquarters, we thought it would be so fun to show you how to do this with your handmade wardrobe! We hired some incredible sewists from the Pirate Community and asked them to sew a pattern from our collection, and then show you how to get more wearability out of it. They are showing up each day to remix a different P4P pattern AND the pattern of the day will be on sale for that 24-hour period. So fun, right?
TODAY’S FEATURED PATTERN
Pattern: Sweet Tee
Quick Summary: This beginner knit pattern is fitted at bust and semi-fitted at waist and hips with tons of options! The dolman sleeves are great for beginners and make a very quick, easy sew! Includes sleeve options of short, 3/4, and long so you can wear this year round. Has mutiple hem line options including: shirt hemmed, shirt banded with short or tall band, curved hem and a dress length too! Tutorial also includes 2 neckline constructions: traditional t-shirt neckband and hidden seam, turned facing neckband.
This pattern is on sale only thru tonight, at 11:59pm CST. If you’ve had your eye on it, don’t wait to jump on the deal!
Make sure you check out Instagram and Facebook today, for more fun videos and photos from our featured sewist! But before you go, here are a few quick pics to keep you inspired!
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