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Eléonore | October 19 2022

We’re getting back to our roots with our newest collection: and that means dresses! Meet Circée and Orage, elegant and French-inspired garments that can be dressed up or down for any occasion. Our inspiration this season was a return to our original vision for Deer & Doe, our essence if you will. We wanted to […]

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Eléonore | July 7 2022

Did you know that in September Deer and Doe will be celebrating its 10th anniversary?! When I started this business and published our very first patterns in 2012, I had no idea how far we would go. Indeed, we have learned and grown tremendously during these last ten years. Translating our patterns into English, participating […]

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Camille | June 2 2022

We’re excited to announce that we’re offering a new way to purchase PDF patterns! The recent Spring-Summer launch marked a lot of firsts for Deer&Doe: our first new collection with two size ranges, our first PDF-only collection, and our first time trying a new pricing model. We’ve since received an enormous amount of feedback on […]

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Eléonore | May 20 2022

Hysope is a beautifully proportioned crop top with a boxy silhouette that 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 to adjust the pattern. This tutorial will allow you to get […]

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Camille | May 12 2022

Last but not least in our series of reviewer roundups, today we are sharing six versions of the Fougère overshirt (available in sizes 34-48 and 46-60)! We’ve included some review highlights below, but we encourage you to visit everybody’s full posts for more photos and information. Thank you to Jo, Stephanie, Sylvia, Nisan, Jessica, Samantha, and Annika for taking […]

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