Thank You Joy Testers!

Note: As of November 2020, the Joy Jacket pattern has been updated to include sizes 0-30 as well as A/B and C/D cup options. Those who tested the update and submitted photos for this post have been added below. I loved putting this post together. This is a HUGE thank you to 37 amazing people

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Joy Jacket Tester Tour

Thank you all so much for the warm reception of the Joy Jacket pattern! If you haven’t picked up your copy yet, you can purchase it in the Chalk and Notch shop HERE, or in the Chalk and Notch ETSY store. This is the first time we are offering trim kits, and those are only on pre-sale until Friday,

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Joy Trim & Hardware Kits

The Joy Jacket hardware kits are here! Now that you have your pattern and you’ve selected your beautiful fabric, the next step is to source trims and hardware. To make it easy for you, we are offering two trim kit options for your Joy. Heidi – Handmade Frenzy Tencel Twill – La Mercerie Kit color recommendation

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Joy Jacket Fabric Inspiration & Coupon Codes!

The Women’s Joy Jacket released on Monday, and we want to thank you so much for the warm reception and excitement over this pattern! It means a lot that you love it, and we can’t wait to see your Joys. You can read more about the special meaning behind this pattern in our release post

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The Joy Jacket Release

November 2021 Update || The Joy is now avaiable in sizes 0-30 with two bust cup options! It’s release day and that’s always a reason to celebrate! I can tell you that this pattern was a labor of love, and I’m really proud to send this out into the world. To give you a little

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Joy Jacket Pattern Tester Call

Thank you for your interest, the tester call is now closed I am so excited to announce the tester call for my next pattern – the Joy Jacket! The Joy Jacket pattern is a fully lined, relaxed fit, mid-weight jacket. The center front zipper is exposed, and both views offer an optional drawstring at the neck

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15 Stocking Stuffers for the Sewist on your list!

The countdown to Christmas is on and if you have any sewists on your list, I’ve got a list for you! I’ve been wanting to put together a shopping guide with my favorite sewing notions for a while. I asked the members of the Chalk and Notch Patterns group for their recommendations and I was flooded with

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