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Archer Sew Along

Archer Sew Along | Day 10 | Sleeves and Side Seams

This is a relaxing sew along day, we’re setting our sleeves and sewing our side seams – no big deal. Start by placing two lines of basting along the sleeve cap between the front and back notches. I like to … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 9 | Sleeve Plackets

Inserting sleeve plackets used to really stress me out. Bad. I’m not really sure why anymore but I think it was something about stitching to within a thread of the placket center that really amped up my stress levels. It … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 8 | Attaching the Yoke – Method 2

Archer Sew Along | Inserting a Yoke | Method 2 from grainline on Vimeo. Today we’re going to talk about the second method for attaching a yoke, this method has a bit of tricksy pinning/stitching but it’s just as easy … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 7 | Attaching the Yoke – Method 1

Today I’m going to show you the first of two methods for attaching the yoke. This method is really straightforward and super easy. We’re going to start by sewing the inside yoke piece to the shirt back. You’re going to … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 6 | Assembling the Back Views A and B

Alright, it’s time to prepare our backs, you guys all ready? We’ll do View A first because there isn’t much to this one. Pleat the two notches in to CB and baste across the pleat to secure. That’s it! Unfortunately … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 5 | Attaching Your Pockets

Alright dudes, are you ready to attach those pockets? Start by folding the top edge of the pocket down twice along the notches. If you’re using silk for your Archer here’s a little trick I use to get really straight … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 4 | Making the Button Bands

Today we’re going to be making the button bands. Starting with the left front button band, which we interfaced yesterday, fold one inch of fabric from the CF edge over to the underside of the shirt. Fold that edge over … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 3 | Selecting and Applying Interfacing

Today we’re going to talk about interfacing your Archer shirt, mostly about selecting your interfacing since the actual fusing / insertion is pretty straightforward. I talked a little about choosing a fusible in this post here, but basically you want … Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 2 | Cutting the Fabric

Grainline Studio | Archer Sew Along | Cutting the Pattern Continue reading

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Archer Sew Along | Day 1 | Assembling the Pattern

Grainline Studio | Archer Sew Along | Assembling Pattern Continue reading

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