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Category: Inspiration

Camille | February 17 2023

Whether you are scrap busting, enjoy piecing, or want to create an on-trend colorblocked piece, colorblocking is a fun and stylish way to elevate your handmade garments. But what are the secrets to planning a beautifully coordinated colorblocked piece? Let’s dive into some of our favorite tips for creating a successful colorblock project. First off, […]

Camille | October 31 2022

Last week did a deep dive on Orage, and today we are back to discuss all things Circée! Read on to learn the inspiration behind the design, what variations are included in the pattern, and see our list of suggested fabrics. Style Inspiration Special occasion dresses are our bread and butter at Deer&Doe, and this […]

Camille | October 24 2022

Our newest pattern collection is finally here! Which means it’s time to talk about the inspiration behind our newest patterns and recommend our favorite fabric options. First up, let’s take a closer look at the Orage dress, top, and skirt! Style Inspiration We all know there is nothing more important than comfort during the winter […]

Eléonore | May 6 2022

Last but not least, we present the Fougère overshirt and jacket!  Featuring a voluminous three-part sleeve and oversized patch pockets, Fougère includes two trendy silhouettes that are both packed with classic and fun-to-sew shirt details. Version A is a loose overshirt with a deeply curved hem that is finished with a facing for the perfect […]

Eléonore | May 5 2022

Yesterday we introduced you to the Genêt pants and shorts, today we want to focus on the Hysope crop top! Designed for beginners who want to learn new skills and go on a fun sewing journey, Hysope is a beautifully proportioned crop top perfect for hot summer days. The deceptive simplicity of this design makes […]