Style Arc Dimity Top hack – Funnel Neckline

Hello! How are you? For the first time since I started blogging 8 years ago (can you believe it?) I haven’t posted in 3 months. And what’s worse I haven’t been sewing! Work got very badly in the way…my days, evenings and weekends have been just about work, no time to do anything else. This is why this top I wore for Easter had to … Continue reading Style Arc Dimity Top hack – Funnel Neckline

Style Arc Dimity Top – It’s love

This is only my second Style Arc project but, boy, do I love their patterns! I’ve made and hacked Style Arc Kate dress many times. Questo è solo il secondo cartamodello di Style Arc che cucio, ma adoro questi cartamodelli! Ho cucito e modificato il vestito Kate già molte volte. If you don’t know what I’m talking about…Style Arc is an Australian professional pattern company … Continue reading Style Arc Dimity Top – It’s love

Style Arc Kate Dress: One Pattern Many Looks

Here is the dress I wore to the sewing meetup. It’s Style Arc Kate Dress…I simply used the back pattern piece for the front, removed the sleeves and redrafted the front neckline. One Pattern Many Looks…this is number 4 (previous versions)! and it won’t be the last for sure. Ecco il vestito che ho indossato all’incontro di cucito. E’ Kate di Style Arc…ho semplicemente usato … Continue reading Style Arc Kate Dress: One Pattern Many Looks

Sewing Princess: Style Arc Kate Dress Variation

Style Arc Kate Dress: a 60s pattern hack

Do you ever have that feeling you own too many patterns yet have a hard time finding THE ONE? I’ve been pondering what pattern to use for a woolen knit dress for a couple of years now… Scoured my pattern magazine library searching for a simple knit dress, found some I could modify…then one day it dawned on me…I could use Style Arc Kate Dress … Continue reading Style Arc Kate Dress: a 60s pattern hack