February 27, 2015

Girl Charlee Fabrics :: NEW Sewing Patterns from Go To Patterns

Girl Charlee Fabrics welcomes our newest sewing pattern designer Go To Patterns! Designed by the uber talented Andrea Pannell, these patterns are incredibly versatile, good for a variety of different fabric types, and include adorable options for mommy and me matching. Go To Patterns are sure to become wardrobe staples for you and your girls. Shop our entire selection of independent sewing patterns today!

Sewing patterns you'll go to again and again! Go To Patterns are designed by Andrea Pannell who enjoys designing clothing patterns that will be used as staples in your wardrobe. Go To Patterns features many adult patterns as well as lovely, every day wear for children that are easy to follow and well designed.

Go To Knit Pants Sewing Pattern ::
The Go To Knit Pants are the only knit pants pattern you'll ever need! With 3 styles to suit your different needs you'll enjoy making many pairs! Dress them up or down! PATTERN VIEWS: Traditional Leggings, Cropped Lounge Pants with pockets, and Straight Leg Pants. This is a confident beginner level sewing pattern. This pattern is available in sizes XXS to XXXL. Suggested fabrics are stretch knits such as cotton lycra, french terry, ponte de roma or cotton jersey.

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Go To Patterns Parisian Top Sewing Pattern ::
The perfect knit top with a peter pan collar! The Parisian top sewing pattern for women is a comfortable knit shirt with gathered 3/4 sleeves, a cute peter pan collar and easy to finish bands on the sleeves and hem. You'll LOVE this top! This is an intermediate level sewing pattern. This pattern is available in sizes XXXS-XL. Recommended fabrics are knits with at least 25% stretch such as cotton lycra, cotton jersey, french terry or ponte de roma.

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Go To Anywhere Dress Sewing Pattern ::
Finally the PERFECT knit dress for beginners! This dress sewing pattern for girls has a fully faced, round neckline. No need to use ribbing! The Anywhere Dress has a feminine cut, perfect for play, school or special occasions. With 4 sleeve options you can make long sleeves, elbow length sleeves, cap sleeves or a ribbed cuff below the elbow sleeve. Perfect for all seasons! This is a beginner level sewing pattern. This pattern is available in sizes 12 months to 12 years. Suggested fabrics are knits with 25% stretch such as cotton lycra, cotton jersey, interlock and other lightweight knits.

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Go To Boardwalk Skirt Sewing Pattern ::
The Boardwalk Skirt sewing pattern is an easy, fun skirt for girls of all ages. You’ll be sewing this skirt for years! The skirt has a double layer. The outer skirt is perfect for twirling while the inner skirt stays in place and adds a decorative touch. This is a beginner level sewing pattern. This pattern is available in sizes 6 months to 14 years. Suggested fabrics are woven fabrics with a nice drape such as crepe de chine, peach skin, and wool dobby.

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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

February 26, 2015

Girl Charlee Fabrics :: February Knit Picks

  Welcome to our February Knit Picks Collection! We love seeing what you sew up with your Girl Charlee Fabrics. This month we have such a range of projects with tops, bottoms, accessories, and more! Thank you to everyone who submitted projects for this month's Knit Picks and please keep them coming.

Item: Women's Dress

By: Tessa Hathorn

Item: Self-Drafted Women's Maternity Dress

By: Bonnie Wiscombe

Item: Girl's Top

By: Jen Senor

Item: Baby Pineapple Leggings

By: Giselle Santana

Item: Women's Raglan Tee

By: Nicole Kistler

Item: Women's Tee

By: Kristin Baughman 

Item: Kid's Headband

By: Laura Nukic

Shop: L and A Design

Item: Women's Dress

By: Rachel Wilson 

Item: Indigo Tribe Leggings

By: Rebecca Garza

Shop: Bella Jameson Boutique

Item: Women's Maxi Skirt

By: Martha Hammon

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