Thank You Ivie Sewing Pattern Testers!

Testing the Ivie Pattern was such a delight with this group of talented and kind testers. They were so helpful in providing insight on fit, instructions, and final details of the Ivie Dress and Set and I’m so grateful for their input. Versions shared on social media, and RTW inspiration will be saved on our

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Ivie Dress and Set Fitting and Custom Adjustments

Looking for assistance fitting the Ivie? You’ve come to the right place! We have put this post together to cover the most common fitting adjustments you may need for the Ivie sewing pattern. Find fitting posts for each of our patterns in the fitting and custom adjustments library here. You can check out our Tester

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Ivie Dress and Set Fabric Recommendations and Inspiration

The fabric recommendations post is always one of my favorites to write for a new pattern release because I just can’t get enough beautiful fabrics. Before we get started, I wanted to share a bit of ready to wear inspiration to bolster creativity and share my vision for styling the Ivie Pattern. See a preview

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Ivie Dress and Two-Piece Set Release

THE IVIE SEWING PATTERN IS HERE! We’re excited to introduce you to a fun summer sew. Meet the Ivie Dress or Two-Piece Set! If you like a pattern with loads of options, that’s comfortable to wear, and doesn’t require fussy closures, the Ivie is for you. There’s so much to share with you, including view

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Den Sew Along | Sew Yoke, Shoulders, and Sleeves

SEW THE BACK YOKE TO THE BACK With the right sides together, pin and sew the back yoke to the back. Finish and press the seams up. Optional: Topstitch the seam at 1/4″ (0.6 cm) from the seam edge. SEW THE SHOULDER SEAMS With the right sides together, sew the front and back together at

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Den Sew Along | Add Buttons or Snaps

ADD BUTTONS OR SNAPS TO THE CENTER FRONT Try on the jacket to mark the buttonholes/snaps before sewing. The center front is 5/8″ (1.5 cm) from the front edge. The pattern is designed for 1/2″ (12.7 mm) buttons to fit between the first two rows of topstitching. You will want a button at the full

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Den Sew Along | Attach Collar and Topstitch Placket

ATTACH THE UNDER COLLAR Starting at the front neckline, pin the right side of the under collar to the right side of the neckline where the extension begins. Match the notches along the neckline. Sew the neckline, making sure not to catch the upper collar. Clip the curve without getting too close to the sew

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