COCO IN PARIS

PATTERN: Coco dress Tilly and the Buttons 

FABRIC: Navy & white stripe cotton knit, Stof & Stil Copenhagen

This dress was a quick sew up and was my first time using a Tilly and the Buttons pattern. It is one of only a few patterns where I have not had to make any alterations for fit. Which was a perfect pattern for me to whip up to get me out of a sewing funk. 

The fabric is a quality cotton knit that I picked up in Stof & Stil in Copenhagen (which is very near to the train station and is absolutely worth checking out).

Pictures were taken in the breathtaking Père Lachaise Cemetery in Paris. 

LARK TEE

PATTERN: Lark Tee Grainline Studios

FABRIC: Red and ivory stripe jersey, Fabric Godmother

 Another quick sew, I made this Lark Tee (my second) with 3/4 length sleeves and a boat neck. I adjusted the pattern to bring the side seams in for a tighter fit. Next time I will also bring the neckline in a little from the shoulders.

I am working my way through all of the Grainline Studios patterns. The wearability and style of each design easily makes them my favourite pattern company, as I am sure is the same for many others!