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Eléonore | September 19 2023

Hello again, and happy almost fall! It’s been quite the year at Deer&Doe, and we’re long overdue for a catch up. It’s a vulnerable one, so settle in . . . You may have noticed that with the exception of our spring collection launch, we’ve been relatively quiet this year. Despite our best intentions to […]

miranda | September 12 2023

If you were pining for a dress pattern in our last collection, we have good news! With just a few adjustments, the Eucalyptus jumpsuit becomes a very chic (and dare we say – easier to sew?!) shirt dress.  For those of you who don’t recognize me, hi! I am Miranda. I help out behind the […]

Eléonore | August 3 2023

Up next in our fit series, we want to show you how to adjust the rise of the Eucalyptus jumpsuit! Like all Deer&Doe patterns, Eucalyptus is drafted for an average height of 5’6″ (1m68). Depending of your height and proportions, you might have to add or remove some length from the rise. This is a […]

Eléonore | July 27 2023

Camélia is an oversized popover blouse design that features a polo placket and gathers at the shoulder seams. Thanks to the generous ease in this design, you may find that you don’t need to make a bust adjustment (even if you are outside of the C-D cup it is drafted for). However, if you’d like […]

Eléonore | July 25 2023

Eucalyptus is a button-up jumpsuit that features a unique two-dart design in the front bodice. It’s designed to have a relaxed fit, but requires a little extra consideration when doing any bust adjustments. Our patterns are drafted for a C or D cup, but if your bust is smaller or larger, no worries: here’s how […]