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Just Jeans Blog Tour, Day Three

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Just Jeans Blog Tour, Day Three

Welcome back to day THREE and there is more great inspiration in store for you today!!! Don't forget to enter to win the Just Jeans prize package - 2 patterns of choice from WWD and a $20 gift card Also you can grab any of the jean patterns, Sk8 SKinnies, Phresh Jeggings, or Real Deal Jeans for just $5 all week long. Today Ilsa of Sew Sew Ilse is showing off her Board Short length Real Deal Jeans paired with the brand new Outer Banks Tee.  This whole outfit just screams SPRING!!!  Head on over to her blog to see...

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Bateau Garden Dress Knit Hack

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Bateau Garden Dress Knit Hack

Want to sew Up a Bateau in KNIT?? No problem, you can sew one in a knit of your choice and even skip that pesky zipper!!!  WOHOOO!  If you are looking for the main Bateau Sew Together, go HERE. Ok, first, let's talk fabric: You want a stable knit with good recovery.  Two or four way stretch will both work fine.  Avoid super thin knits, or knits that stretch out and grow as you work with them.  So, no slubs, no super slinky sweater knits, and no jerseys with minimal stretch and limited recovery. Here are some fabrics that are...

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Bateau Garden Dress Sew Together

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Bateau Garden Dress Sew Together

This week we have been sewing the Bateau Garden Dress for Girls together in the Winter Wear Designs Fun Group.  I wanted to make sure that the tips, tricks, and videos were all in one place for posterity, so here we go! First, here is a bit of inspiration! I've watched Mack grow up in her Bateaus, and I love that I'll be able to keep doing it for years to come! Check out this post from Pattern Revolution with three stunning versions of the Bateau!!! If you would like the tips for making a KNIT Bateau, go HERE. Day One's...

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