2018 Review, 2019 Plans, a Survey & a Giveaway!

In January I am always excited to plan for the new year. I have big goals and dreams for Chalk and Notch, and it is always fun to look forward to the next thing. I find it hard to slow down in general, and writing this post has been a nice reminder to take a

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Thank You Girls’ Fringe Testers

I’m excited to share all of the wonderful tester versions of the Girls’ Fringe! The pattern was released right before the Christmas holiday so there was a bit of a delay for me to get the tester post up for you. But now that we are officially in 2019 and back to a semi-normal schedule,

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Girls Fringe Release

THE GIRLS FRINGE IS HERE! It’s no secret that the Women’s Fringe Dress has been a best-seller for Chalk and Notch, and I am thrilled to have the Girls’ version available for you and the little ladies in your life! It’s hard to predict if a women’s style will translate to a girls’ version, but

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Pixie Cowl Tutorial

Hey, Chalk & Notch Fans! I’m Loni of Havin Sew Much Fun, and I’m excited Gabriela has asked me back to share another hack of the Pixie Tee pattern with you. I have been dreaming of making a sweater knit Pixie with a cowl neck since June when I made a Pixie dress in pattern testing.

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Thank You Orchid Testers

Thank you all so much for the warm reception of the Orchid Midi and Parasol patterns. It was so fun to collaborate with Celina of Ensemble Patterns. We are really proud of the patterns we created and all of the ways they can be combined.  We look forward to seeing how you make these patterns your

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Orchid x Parasol Release

It’s release day for both the Chalk and Notch Orchid Midi Dress and the Parasol Jumpsuit + Trousers from Ensemble Patterns! We designed our patterns as a collaboration and the patterns can be mixed and matched. Combined there are three bodice options, four bottoms, two waistbands, and endless ways to make it your own! I bet you

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Fringe Tiered Maxi Tutorial

Hi everyone! I’m Suzie and I can be found as Threadquarters over on Instagram, YouTube and on my blog, Threadquarters.co.uk. I’m super excited to be able to guest blog for Chalk and Notch today and share a super fun tiered maxi Fringe tutorial. Let’s sew all the ruffles!   Inspiration There are just so many

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