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Genoa Tote 007 - Printed Pattern.
Designed with denim in mind, the Genoa Tote borrows it's name from the Italian city, where the first denim trousers were made. The Genoa Tote is fully-lined, features a zipped pouch and a clip for keys. The leather straps can be made in two lengths and two widths, and are attached with double capped rivets, creating beauty, strength and longevity.
Genoa Tote Handles Kits
The Genoa Tote comes in three sizes. All bag sizes have a base and sides that are 10 cm wide.
Main face dimensions of the bag are as follows;
Small - 29 x 20.5 cm
Medium - 39.5 x 30 cm
Large - 49.5 x 41.5 cm
Short - 54 cm
Long - 74 cm
Narrow - 2 cm
Wide - 3 cm
38 mm swivel key clip
18 cm metal zip
8 x 8 mm Double capped rivets (the rivet shaft is 8 mm)
Main fabric - 75 x 50 cm
Lining - 75 x 35 cm
Contrast Lining - 35 x 35 cm
Main Fabric- 95 x 60 cm
Lining - 95 x 45 cm
Contrast Lining - 35 x 35 cm
Main Fabric- 110 x 70 cm
Lining - 110 x 57 cm
Contrast Lining - 35 x 35 cm
Leather Handles and backings;
Narrow / Long - 82 cm x 4 cm
Narrow / Short - 62 cm x 4 cm
Wide / Long - 82 cm x 6 cm
Wide / Short - 62 cm x 6 cm
Or Buy a Genoa Tote Handles Kit here
Aeolian Tee Shirt / Dress 202 - Printed Pattern
$22.00DESIGNThe Aeolian is the perfect boxy cotton tee, as tall as it is wide. It has a square shaped sleeve, strategically inserted to the armhole for maximum 3D body.Sized down, it makes a perfect sheath. Neat, but not tight. Excellent in a glamour knit for a super clean, mini, cocktail dress. Sized up it responds with mega drapes and kaftan-esque volume. Now available in PDF.SKILL LEVELEasy to Intermediate. Comes with illustrated, step by step instructions.SIZES6-18 multi-sized patternFABRICKnits
Celestial Maxi Dress 102 - Printed Pattern
Our super-femme space age gown. Strong lines and careful shaping give this dress major volume and elegant fit. The Celestial comes with length options from maxi to top lengths. It can be made in most woven fabrics. Perfect for getting married on Mars or becoming your favourite no-fuss dress.SKILL LEVELEasy- BeginnerSIZES6 -16 multi sized patternRECOMMENDED FABRICSAll wovens excluding super-heavy weight thick fabrics. Crisper fabrics will enhance the garment shapes, making the skirt hem appear wider. Lighter fabrics will provide drape, movement and a softer sleeve.
Falda Jacket 402 - Printed Pattern
The Falda jacket was developed using a combination of draping and flat paper pattern making. Fabric carved into bold clean shapes. A nod to the classic Chanel tweed, the sensibility of a bomber jacket and the humour and volume of a victorian era sleeve.
The Falda jacket pattern comes with two different styles, depending on your fabric weight choice. A jacket weight cotton with patch pockets for the transitional seasons or blanket weight wool with welt pockets and full lining for deep winter warmth.
Style A – Intermediate.
-Lighter weight fabric.
- Zip insertion.
Style B – Intermediate / Advanced
- Bulky fabric.
- Optional block fusing.
- Welt pocket.
- Full Lining.
- Zip insertion.Sizing.
The Falda jacket is an easy fit style graded from size AU 6 - 16. Easy to lengthen sleeves and body length.
Product images are sized as follows.
Charcoal Wool = size 10
Blue denim = size 8
Model size = size 10
Glacial Tee / Skivvy 203 - Printed Pattern.
The Glacial Tee
This is first style for a series of patterns with printless instructions. The blog hosts a set of linked photo rich, instructions on how to make a Tee-Shirt from 'What stitch to choose' to 'Inserting a knit neck band'. Not only do we get to save paper but this series all come at a lower price point. Start with Tee-Shirt Construction.
This is a classic base layer. Chic, super high neckline, streamline shape with a subtle shirt-tail hemline. The broader shoulder line and sculpted armhole gives this wardrobe essential a modern point of difference. Designed with requirements of Merino Knits in mind. Maximise the Glacial's snuggly, thermal potential of this style.
Working with Merino knits to develop this pattern the tightness has been adjusted on different areas of the body to create a neat fit around the armhole and shoulder without unessesary cling throughout the lower arm or body. A pure cotton will produce a softer shape for an effortless look.
Three neck band options;
Narrow, Crew and Skivvy. Note that a Rib Knit contrast is required for the Crew option.
Three sleeve lengths;
3/4, Bracelet, Knuckle.
Three body lengths;
High Hip – for a high waisted tuck (no fabric bunching).
Long – comfortable perfect layering.
Extra long – defence against the chill.
The Glacial Tee / Skivvy was designed for Merino Knits which have a high memory and suit extra shaping for a well fitting form. The Glacial Tee / Skivvy can be made in other fibres with a stretch ratio of 20% or more.
Merino Knits & Merino Interlock.
All other natural fibre Knits with a minimum of 20% stretch.
Rib Knits are useable but will come out larger.
For Crew Neck option use Rib contrast for neck band.
Fabric with high Lycra content isn't recommended 0-5% is best.
All sleeve and body lengths.
Fabric Width - 200 cm x 95 cm
Fabric Width - 150 cm x 160 cm
Fabric Width - 120 cm x 170 cm
Shortest sleeve and body lengths.
Fabric Width - 200 cm x 80 cm
Fabric Width - 150 cm x 135 cm
Fabric Width - 120 cm x 135 cm
Ball point / Stretch, sewing machine needles.
Vilene bias stay tape.
Wooly Nylon thread and/or twin needles.
This pattern comes printed as a multi-sized printout on a single piece of pattern. The sheet includes sizing, cutting layout and style informations. Detailed construction instructions are available on the blog.
Starting here: Tee-Shirt Construction.
The Glacial a multisized pattern from size 6 -16 based on Australian sizing.
Our sizing system is sometimes goes up to an 18 for different styles, the size ranges are defined by what we can currently test for not by what we think is beautiful.
Lucent Visor Printed Pattern$19.00
Lucent Visor Printed Pattern
With extra curves and a deep brim, the shaping turns this sports hat in to a piece of sculpted millinery. Perfect for outdoor cocktails or a morning run. Make it in light denims to luxe silks. The level of statement is up to you.
The Lucent Visor is made with an internal structure keeps hat flexible but firm so it can re-emerge from your bag in shape.
Instructions include a helpful description on notions required and clear steps with photos and illustrations.
Intermediate sewing skills.
Pattern includes three brim sizes from small to large. So you can choose how bold to go.
The hat band is elasticised and custom sized in construction, fitting most, from kids up to a 62 cm crown.
Equinox Tee 204 - Printed Pattern
The Equinox is a reinvention of a classic 60’s tee. Pair with your fave jeans whilst channelling today’s Jane Birkin.
The neckline is widened to a subtle boat neck leading into a dropped shoulder with bold, round sleeve caps. Skimming over the bust and dropping straight to high hip with no waist shaping. A slightly cropped body length with subtle curved hem line finishing just below the high hip.
The two sleeve options include the classic cap with a generous hem width, or a very cute bell flare, landing at bracelet length. Giving an easy to wear basic a unique edge. This will be high rotation, wardrobe favourite.
This is second style for a series of patterns with printless instructions. The blog hosts a set of linked, photo rich, instructions on how to make a Tee-Shirt from 'What stitch to choose' to 'Inserting a knit neck band'. Not only do we get to save paper but this series all come at a lower price point. Start with Tee-Shirt Construction.
Two neck band options;
Narrow & Crew.
Note that a Rib Knit contrast is required for the Crew option.
Two sleeve lengths;
Cap & Bracelet.
One body length;
High Hip - The pattern finished length is on the pattern. If your high hip is lower or higher alteration is very simple.
The Equinox tee suits basic cotton knits, interlock, "rugby knit", merino knit, fleece and french terry are all suitable.
Keep Lycra / Elastane to a minimum 5% or less. Too much stretch makes for a stiff neck band.
Ponti weights or viscose, silk, linen super drapey knits aren't suited for this pattern.
Cap sleeve option;
Fabric Width - 200 cm x 70 cm
Fabric Width - 150 cm x 90 cm
Fabric Width - 120 cm x 130 cm
Bell sleeve option;
Fabric Width - 200 cm x 120 cm
Fabric Width - 150 cm x 130 cm
Fabric Width - 120 cm x 130 cm
- Ball point / Stretch, sewing machine needles.
- Vilene bias stay tape.
- Matching thread.
- Wooly Nylon thread and/or twin needles.
Knit sewing kits are available here
Beginner - Intermediate.
The body of our Step by Step instructions on Sewing Knit Tee's is available on the blog Technique Fantastique - Here
The Equinox Tee a multisized pattern from size 6 -18 based on Australian sizing.
Our sizing system sometimes goes up to an 18 for different styles, the size ranges are defined by what we can currently test for not by what we think is beautiful.
Terra Pant 302 - Printed Pattern
$32.00DESIGNThe Terra is a classically featured suit style pant. With deep front tucks, volume plus and a great shape. A lot of love and attention has gone into the cut to offset and accentuate the pant size.The pattern has the option of patch or welt back-pockets. The sloped waistband sits lower at the front and rises to nestle into the small of your back.FIT
The Terra has two fit options;
High waisted - Choose a size down. This gives a neat femme 50's style fit.
Mid-rise waist - Cut to size. This gives a slouchier man style fit.SKILL LEVELIntermediate / AdvancedSIZES8-16 multisized patternsFABRICWool Suiting, Denim, mid to heavy weight Cotton, Velvet,Coduroy and mid to heavy weight Linen.NOTIONS
Main Fabric - Minimum width 115 cm x 220 cmPocketing - Minimum width 115 cm x 50 cmInterfacing - Minimum width 115 cm x 70 cmMatching ThreadOptional Top Stitching Thread18 cm fly zip22 mm Button or Press Stud