The Oakley and Acorn Vests: Sewing with Fur and Cuddle Fabrics!

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Sewing with Fur and Cuddle Fabrics with the Oakley and Acorn Vests Hi! Rachel here today with a post that I have been so excited to share with you all – I’m part of the Love Notions pattern ambassador team, and this past summer I was also selected to be a brand ambassador for Shannon Fabrics, manufacturer of the thickest and most plush minky and faux fur fabrics...Read More

Sloane Tour Day 5

Sloane Tour Day 5 It’s our final day of the Sloane Tour. I have really enjoyed seeing what all the bloggers created. It’s always amazing to me how so many different looks can come from a single pattern. Their personal touches really give Sloane so many looks!

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Sloane Tour Day 4

Sloane Tour Day 3

Sloane Tour Day 3 It’s Wednesday and that means Day 3 of the Sloane tour! Do you have a favorite look that you plan to recreate? If so, tell me int he comments!! I absolutely NEED a hoodie, and a hood with some cording and the flutter sleeves, and the vegan leather accents, and of course one is some gorgeous light sweater fabric and a split hem. So basically, I need...Read More

Sloane Sweater Tour Day 2

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Sloane Sweater Tour Day 2 Didn’t you just LOVE Day 1 of the Sloane Sweater Tour? Well, Day 2 is here and it’s just as amazing!!

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Sloane Tour Day 1

Sloane Tour

Welcome to Day 1 of the Sloane Tour In case you missed it, the Sloane Sweater received an update last month. Sloane now has a hood option, kangaroo pocket AND elbow patches! To make it even more fun, Tami created this amazing thumbhole cuff add on for the Love Notions Bash in October. And to take things to an even more amazing level, the girls’ Sloane was created!...Read More

La Bella Donna – colorblock hack

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La Bella Donna Colorblock Hack If you’re fan of Joanna Gaines, like I am, you might have noticed she likes her comfortable dolman shirts so it was only natural that as soon as Kelly showed me a picture of a colorblocked dolman tee that she was wearing I had to replicate it and make myself one too. So today on the blog, I wanted to show you how to achieve the look using...Read More

Cuffed Allegros Joggers

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Cuffed Allegro Joggers Tami from SewSophieLynn here today and I’m excited to share a super easy hack with you!  I love my Allegros and I love my joggers so of course I had to combine the two! A yummy poly rayon french terry from  Raspberry Creek Fabric was perfect for some Allegro Joggers.

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The No-Sweat Sweater Hack!

Lined cardigan DIY

The No-Sweat Sweater Hack In case you haven’t noticed, I’m obsessed with Origami Tunic and Cardigan lately!  I practically have an entire wardrobe of Origami tunics and cardigans and no two are alike!  It’s been really warm in this early part of Fall and my attempt to entice cooler temps our way resulted in these fun, flannel-lined Origami Cardigans!

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Printing the large format pattern files

printing large format files

Most Love Notions patterns come with a large format pattern file. This is a file you can take or send to a print shop to print out on large sheets of paper. Which means no printing tapes regular sized papers together- score!

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Terra Tunic with Grommets

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Terra Tunic with Grommets Hi, Pat here from Seamly Behaviour!  The Terra Tunic is one of my favourite Love Notions patterns.  Simple to sew, but packed with options, it seemed like the perfect vehicle for embellishment!  And what better embellishments than grommets! Let me show you how I created a Terra Tunic with Grommets.

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LDT Raglan Hack

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Are you a HUGE fan of the Laundry Day Tee like me? Have you mastered the pattern and are looking for a new way to change it up a little? How would you like a hack that could cut down on sewing time even MORE? Today I am excited to share with you the raglan hack for the LDT!! This tutorial is one that has been highly requested, so we figured that hitting 20K members was perfect...Read More

Adding thumbhole cuffs to the Sloane Sweater

How to add thumbholes

Pattern hacking thumbhole cuffs to the Sloane Sweater What could make the newly re-designed Sloane Sweater even better? The Sloane is already packed with options like a hood, pocket and elbow patches… what’s missing? The answer to that is thumbhole cuffs!

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Origami Blog Tour: Day 5

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Origami Blog Tour: Day 5 Today is the final day of the Origami Blog Tour. Have you grabbed your copy of the pattern yet? Don’t miss out of the special blog tour pricing that ends at midnight tonight! Also, be sure that you have entered our giveaway for your chance to win some great prizes from Simply by Ti and Sly Fox Fabrics along with a $50 gift certificate to Love...Read More

Origami Blog Tour Day 4

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Origami Blog Tour: Day 4 We have arrived at day four of the Origami Blog Tour. Have you entered to win the giveaway! You don’t want to miss out on a chance to win a $25 gift certificate to Simply by Ti, a mystery pack from Sly Fox Fabrics and a $50 gift certificate from Love Notions! Think of how much fall sewing you would be set for with a prize package like that!!...Read More

Origami Tour Day 3

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Origami Blog Tour: Day 3 We have hit the halfway point of the Origami Blog Tour! Do you have a favorite? I can’t choose! I have loved each and every thing the bloggers have created! So much inspiration for sewing up some cozy fall clothes! Now if the weather would just cooperate! We are still sitting in the nineties in the Midwest. It’s not right!

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Origami Blog Tour Day 2

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Origami Blog Tour: Day 2 Welcome to day 2 of the Origami Blog Tour. Today we have three more super cute looks perfect for fall! We even have a great Mommy and Me look to share with you today! 

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Origami Blog Tour Day 1

origami tour

Origami Blog Tour: Day 1 It’s time for another Love Notions Blog Tour!! This week, we will be featuring the Origami. The Origami is available for both ladies and girls. The ladies’ pattern features two styles of tunic, one with a straight hem, one with a handkerchief hem and a cardigan. The girls’ Origami is one version with the handkerchief hem. Both patterns...Read More

Lace Luna Cami and Neckline Alterations

How to Add Lace to the Luna Cami The Luna Cami is definitely one of the hidden gems in the Love Notions collection. Who doesn’t love the ability to make a custom fitting cami that coordinates with anything your heart desires?! Today, we are going to add a feminine touch to Luna with some pretty stretch lace. Are you ready to learn how to create a Lace Luna Cami? Let’s...Read More

How to add godets to a hem

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Hi, I’m Beth from French Seams Boutique and Sly Fox Fabrics. Let’s talk about throwback dresses. Vintage is great, but what can be even better is a brand new dress with that vintage flare! Today we’re going to show you how to create godets, or little pie-shaped flares, in the bottom of your Tessa-Sybil dresses. You can even add this feature to dresses you’ve already...Read More

Hip Hop Tour day five

Hip Hop Tank tour day four

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Hip Hop Tank tour day four Here we are on day four of the Hip Hop Tank tour. Today’s bloggers have more tricks for you for changing up the Hip Hop Tank and you are going to LOVE it! Need to catch up? You can find day one, day two and day three of the tour by clicking the links. Want to make your own Hip Hop Tank for you or your daughter, grab the patterns here! Then...Read More

Hip Hop Tank tour day three

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Hip Hop Tank tour day three It’s Wednesday and that means it’s day three of the Hip Hop Tank tour. Are you loving it as much as I am? Today we have some girl’s Hip Hop Tank inspiration happening! In case you missed day one and day two, be sure to go check them out for some great ladies Hip Hop Tank creations!

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Hip Hop Tank Tour Day 2

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Hip Hop Tank tour day 2 It’s day two of the Hip Hop Tank tour. Today we are going to see three more ladies Hip Hop Tanks. If you missed yesterday’s post, you can catch up here. Continue reading to see today’s feature bloggers.

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