Wrap up and stay warm in this DIY Shawl Collar Cardigan from Justine of Sew County Chick. Justine takes you step-by-step in drafting your own high-low sweater pattern, and once you see just how easy it is to make, you will want to make multiple versions in different prints, stripes, and solids. This cardigan is the perfect Fall wardrobe staple, as it can be layered with various coordinating garments for a unique look every time! Enjoy!
If you have never drafted your own pattern this is a great one to start with, as Justine takes you every step of the way with written instruction paired with clear and simple illustrations. Sewing your cardigan pieces together will be a breeze!
Depending on how you want your sweater to drape and feel, you could sew it up in just about any knit! I would recommend starting your search with ponte de roma, hacci sweater, and cotton lycra knits. A few of my picks from the store:
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Girl Charlee has just added many new season perfect Wardrobe By Me patterns to our collection of indie sewing patterns. These garments for men and women include sweatshirts, raglans, dresses, and more, all of which are great for the cooler months ahead! Each pattern offers many customization options so that you can create YOUR perfect handmade wardrobe. Below is more about Wardrobe By Me along with our selection of fabric pairings, and be sure to shop the complete collection of sewing patterns at GirlCharlee.com today. Enjoy!
Wardrobe By Me
Christina, owner and designer at Wardrobe By Me, creates Scandinavian inspired women's fashion sewing patterns, available as instant download PDF files. The fit and style is contemporary and elegant, a perfect way to build a wardrobe. The patterns are designed for and tested by real women.
Wardrobe By Me Hope Hooded Sweatshirt Sewing Pattern ::
Hope Sweatshirt hoodie PDF sewing pattern is a super comfortable, flattering and cool hooded sweatshirt. The design can be made in numerous variations from a simple blouse, to a urban cool sleeveless version. The sweatshirt can be made with or without the hood and is a very versatile Sewing pattern for your wardrobe.
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Wardrobe By Me Wanda Wrap Dress Sewing Pattern ::
Wanda Wrap dress fitted jersey dress is a figure hugging feminine jersey dress. The bodice wraps around the torso hugging the chest. The skirt is 6 gored, with a flattering full sweep at the hem.
Rebel Raglan Sweatshirt is a classic sweatshirt with raglan sleeve and rib cuffs, neckline and hemband. The pattern includes an option for front triangle detail. Choose a medium to thick french terry (brushed or unbrushed). The fabric composition may include lycra or Elastane. Use a good quality and sturdy cotton rib quality with Lycra or Elastane for the neck, sleeve and hemband.
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 firstname.lastname@example.org. Happy sewing! ~ Heather & The Girl Charlee Team
Complete your stylish wardrobe with The Swagger Sweater…a must have for your GG pattern collection! This flattering, peplum design features four sleeve lengths! With a fitted bodice and double back skirt, this pattern is perfect for every day or a night out!
The Canny Tunic is that must have versatile top. It has a flattering wide neckline and fitted dolman sleeve that hits just below the elbow. The silhouette is loosely fitted through the chest and flared out with the back length slightly longer than the front. The Canny is as easy to sew as it is to wear.
The Meridan Knit Dress is designed with the beginner in mind. This dress is very versatile featuring options like: long or short sleeves, curved or straight hem and round or v-neck. Switch things up to create a style unique to you.
The perfect addition to your fall wardrobe! This open front cardigan features drop shoulders, mid-thigh length, side vents and drop pockets. Choose either a shawl collar or hoodie, or you can even choose to leave off the shawl collar and hood altogether. This comfy hoodie will look great with jeans or leggings.
The Evergreen Jacket is a stylish yet cozy knit jacket with moto-styling, an asymmetrical zipper, and zippered pockets. The yoke, collar, and front lapels are fully faced so your garment will be beautifully finished inside and out. The sleeves are two-part, adding a little shaping and a fun detail on the back. Make the Evergreen Jacket in a cozy sweatshirt fleece and you’ll live in it all weekend. Or make it in a stretch faux leather with ribbing accents, pair it with your skinny jeans and boots and you have the perfect Saturday night outfit!
Get daring with over knee socks! Make your own see-through or lace stockings in the exact style and fabric you want without worrying about them getting a run! Be a fashionista and accentuate your outfit with the perfect fabric - in just minutes! This pattern is a quick sew and suitable for all sewing levels from Beginner to Advanced by walking you through basic sewing steps, as well as the more advanced technique of French Seams.
The Comfy Cozy Women’s Pajama PDF Pattern is the quintessential two piece pajama pattern! With so many options for customizing these for your body, you will have to make more than one pair! The pattern comes with long and short sleeve options, 5″ inseam short length, and 28″ or 30″ inseam pant length with instructions on how to make it longer if necessary. You can also choose to make the bottoms in high or mid rise. The legs and sleeves both have cuffs that look great in contrasting fabric. There is also an option to add a breast pocket and pants pockets with instructions to attach both. This pattern can be made with almost any material!
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 email@example.com.