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Camille | October 15 2018

Today we’re sharing with you the lovely Magnolia dresses sewn by our pattern testers and reviewers! Elodie (test) and Tori (review) both chose a drapey rayon to sew a floor-length Magnolia, which gives their dresses a dramatic flair perfect for special occasions. Diane (review) used an Indonesian batik for her dress which mixes the neckline […]

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Camille | October 12 2018

The main ingredient for a successful coat is a good fabric. Today, let’s talk about how to find the perfect wool coating for Opium! Wool is the fiber you’ll want for a coat: it is naturally insulating and water resistant, which lets it to keep you warm and dry all winter long. Wool can be […]

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Eléonore | October 11 2018

The Magnolia dress can be sewn in many different types of lightweight fabric: lawn, cotton voile, rayon twill or crepe, silk… but to pick the ideal fabric, you’ll first need to decide for which occasion you’d like to make this dress, and in which version! With its long skirt, version A should ideally be made […]

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Eléonore | October 9 2018

With its sleek yet unusual cut, the Opium coat can work in many a wardrobe! We selected a few examples of our favorite styles to show you 🙂 Modern elegance Sew Opium in a beautiful solid wool in a neutral color for a minimalist style, or in a crazy print for a unique statement piece! […]

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Eléonore | October 8 2018

Short or long, the Magnolia dress can work in many different styles! We gathered some inspiration pictures around three themes, and we hope you’ll like them! Dark as the night With its dramatic silhouette, Magnolia is perfect for dark and autumnal tones: florals on a black or navy background are always spot on, but you […]

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