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Hello! I feel honored to be able to write my first blog post for Simple Life Pattern Company. First, let me introduce myself! My name is Kaitlin Maus and I have been sewing since I took fashion design class in high school (10 years ago.) I mostly sewed quilts until

We've made it to the last day of the Cora sew-along. Today we will finish our creations by working on steps 24 through 33. If you have fallen behind, don't give up! You have until Sunday evening at 8 pm CST to finish your Cora creation and upload your daily

Welcome back to day four of the Cora sew-along. Today is going to be short and sweet. For day four we will complete steps 22 through 23. Creating Casings Before we can add the elastic to our back bodice, we need to create casings to hold the elastic. Begin by laying your

First of all, great job on creating the wave pleated bodice yesterday! I did not see any questions so hopefully you all breezed right through those steps. For day three of the Cora sew-along we are working through step 11 through step 22. Straps & Strap Loops As mentioned on day one

Hey friends! Welcome back for day two of the Cora sew-along. Today we are working on the optional wave pleated bodice. We will work our way through steps 1 through 10 of the tutorial. I also have a video tutorial that I will upload into the Facebook fan group to

Did you know June is maxi month at Simple Life Pattern Company? All month long you can snag your favorite maxi patterns on sale - no code needed! One of the featured maxis this month is Cora. This stunning pattern was one of the first promo pieces I sewed for

Welcome back! If you are just now joining there is certainly time to catch up. Just check out the day 1 blog post on how to get started. Today we are working on steps 1 through 12 to complete our bodice. Getting Started Starting with your main fabric pieces, lay your center

Welcome to day one of the woven Jaimesyn sew-along. I hope quarantine has given you plenty of time for new sewing projects. For day one we will decide on pattern options, print our pattern pieces, select our fabric, and cut our fabric pieces. Let's get started. Pattern Options If you are new