Top Knot Tour

I am beyond excited – the Top Knot Tour starts tomorrow and I wanted to show you the amazing line up we have for this week! The tour will be three days and each day there will be a different theme. If you’ve been thinking about making a Top Knot of your own, I promise you will be

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Top Knot Fabric Inspiration

I have made quite a few Top Knots so far and I’m looking forward to making a few more. When my testers sewed up pretty amazing versions (you can check out all of their versions HERE), it got me thinking that it would be fun to round up some on-line resources for you, too. On-line fabric shopping is one of

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Thank You Top Knot Testers!

Any pattern designer will tell you that you need good testers – people who will sew your garment and give you valuable feedback. I had some returning testers as well as new testers and it was such a great group! I’m so excited to get to show you their makes today and thank them for all of their

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Top Knot Headband Roundup

The Top Knot pattern has been on sale since Monday, and as of today you have a few more shopping options. You can purchase the Top Knot pattern in the Chalk and Notch shop HERE, in the Chalk and Notch ETSY store or on the UpCraft Club site. Just a reminder to buy your copy before the sale ends this Sunday! The Top Knot

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Top Knot launches with UpCraft Club!

I’M SO HAPPY TO ANNOUNCE THE RELEASE OF THE TOP KNOT ROMPER, DRESS & TUNIC WITH UPCRAFT CLUB. GRAB YOUR COPY OF THE TOP KNOT HERE WHILE IT’S ON SALE. SALE ENDS SUNDAY, MAY 22ND. Up Craft Club is a great one stop shop for digital pdf sewing patterns. You can purchase patterns individually or you can purchase a

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Top Knot Tester Call

UPDATE: Tester call closed, thank you for applying! I would love your help testing my next release, the Top Knot! There are 3 views – Romper, Dress and Tunic and all views have a long sleeve option.  Apply HERE! The test will run Thursday, April 14th to Thursday, April 21st and will be held in

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We love you Mie!

  SURPRISE! Today it’s all about Mie who blogs and shares her sewing wisdom at Sewing Like Mad.  Ines and Celina came up with the amazing idea to surprise Mie with a video, “What I Learnt from Mie”. The deal is, Mie is a professional seamstress, a trained, legit, hard-core, professional seamstress. Even more impressive is that

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