October 24, 2014

Girl Charlee Fabrics :: NEW Sewing Patterns from Too Sweets

Girl Charlee Fabrics welcomes our newest sewing pattern designer Too Sweets to our collection of independent sewing patterns!  Creator Sophie McCurly lives in Arizona with her husband and three daughters.  She was inspired to start designing patterns so she could have something comfortable, functional, and modern for her daughter to bounce around in. Read on to see a few of our favorites, and check out the rest of the patterns on The Girl Charlee website!


Too Sweets
At Too Sweets we strive to create classic yet playful everyday kids wear in designs that will remain stylish for generations to come. Our patterns come in clear, concise instructions with simple sewing terms, clean pattern layout and design, and exceptional photos that set them apart from all other sewing patterns.
Too Sweets Wide Leg Pants Sewing Pattern
Who doesn't love a pair of comfy wide leg pants? Perfect for boys and girls alike, make them into yoga pants, weekend loungers, alter them into shorts, pajamas, dress them up, embellish them...make them a closet staple! The possibilities are truly endless with this wonderful pattern. This pattern is available in sizes 12 months through 5 years. This is a beginner level sewing pattern. Suggested fabrics are light to heavy weight wovens such as crepe de chine, rayon challis, peach skin or lawn.



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The Baja dress! It's a breeze to sew and includes sweet details like dolman-style capped sleeves, gathering at the bodice, a button back closure, and an airy skirt that makes it the absolute perfect play dress. Wear it year round! This pattern is available in sizes 2 through 8 years. This is a beginner level sewing pattern. Suggested fabrics are light to mid weight wovens such as crepe de chine, rayon challis, peach skin or lawn. 



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Everyone loves the Roo Romper! A simple two piece construction makes this an incredibly easy sew. A slightly bubbled bodice, gathered neckline, and shoulder ties are details that keep this romper stylish yet still sweet. The ultimate comfort piece, the Roo Romper is sure to be a favorite in your child's closet. This pattern is available in sizes 12 months through 5 years. This is a confident beginner level sewing pattern. Suggested fabrics are light to medium weight knits such as cotton jersey, cotton lycra, french terry, ponte de roma or sweatshirt.


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Too Sweets Circle Tank Sewing Pattern
The Circle Tank is a wardrobe essential. Its feminine and airy design make it as comfortable as it is versatile. Sew up several for your little lady and make it a closet staple! This pattern is available in sizes 12 months through 12 years. This is a beginner level sewing pattern. Suggested fabrics are light to mid weight wovens such as crepe de chine, rayon challis, peach skin or lawn or a light to mid weight knit such as cotton jersey, cotton lycra, jersey rayon or ponte de roma.



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View and purchase these sewing patterns and more on girlcharlee.com!  If you sew up any of these patterns with our fabrics please send us images as we would love to see it and you could be featured on our monthly Knit Picks.  Email your pictures to gcblog@girlcharlee.com.

Happy sewing!
~ Heather & The Girl Charlee Team

October 23, 2014

Girl Charlee Fabrics :: October Knit Picks

Welcome to our October Knit Picks Collection! Our customers continue to get more and more creative each month, and they have produced some gorgeous pieces using Girl Charlee Fabrics.  We've chosen a few that highlight fall fashion and accessories.  Thank you to everyone for sharing with us and please keep them coming!


Item: Hudson Pant 

By: Lisa Olson

Blog: Lesly Marie
Item: Costume

By: Sofia Randahl

Blog: Sofia.R.N.

Fabric: Blue Solid Cotton Jersey Knit Fabric



Item: Hoodie and Skirt

By: Shirley Sander


 
Item: Women's Dress

By: Deirdra Rhianna


Fabric: Cotton Lycra Black and White Stripes Knit Fabric



Item: Picnic/Beach Blanket

By: Stephanie Boarman



Item: Onesie with Accessories

By: Shandi Ditlevsen



Item: Infant Chevron Footie Pants

By: Rachel Schlick

Shop: Hudson Blue

Item: Baby Harem Pants

By: Stephanie Levac


Thank you all for the submissions!  If you did not see yours posted here never fear it will be up in a future feature.  If you have not sent us a pic we would love to feature it! Just email 1 to 2 images of your projects to gcblog(at)girlcharlee(dot)com along with your name for a chance to see it on our next KnitPicks.

Happy sewing!
~ Heather & The Girl Charlee Team