Author Archives: Sarah


Give Thanks Pattern Sale

We have a lot to be thankful for this year. Grainline Studio has been growing and changing in so many amazing ways. We have been able to release more patterns then ever and we have a studio beagle for the … Continue reading

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Farrow Dress

Farrow Swatches

Choosing fabric for the Farrow Dress has been a challenge, because there are so many options! It is so versatile. It’s a dress that can be worn casually everyday or can be dressed up for work. Use finer fabrics and it … Continue reading

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Tamarack Jacket

Tamarack Swatches

The Tamarack Jacket is one of my favorite Grainline Patterns. It’s quilted so there is a lot of room to be creative. I found these amazing fabrics that are perfect for the Tamarack. I am drawn to classic, versatile and … Continue reading

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On the Surface | Natural Dyeing

We are fastly approaching the end of summer! There are only a few weeks left. That is not going to stop us from doing some summery themed natural dyeing. Today we are going to be showing you how we made … Continue reading

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Penny Raglan

Penny Raglan Inspiration & Swatches

We love love love cozy drapey tees. They are causal yet so polished looking. This is some of our styling inspiration for the Penny Raglan and some really cute fabrics you could make one out of! Or many… 1 | … Continue reading

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Penny Raglan

New to Grainline, the Penny Raglan!

The search for the perfect tee… It’s a real thing. For us it needs to be boxy, drapey, unclingy and of course soft! That’s why the Penny Raglan is the perfect tee. For those of you who have been following … Continue reading

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January Prints Interview on Fabric Design & Sprout Patterns

Hey! Did you see our posts about our presence on Sprout Patterns?! Sprout Patterns is an online service where you can have one of our sewing patterns printed directly onto Spoonflower fabric. We also have a Spoonflower shop! Our shop … Continue reading

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Pattern Tutorials

Crew BBQ

Hey guys! We had a really fun Grainline Studio backyard bbq in Chicago today! The weather was beautiful… feels good to finally say that! We ate some delicious watermelon, pie and sausages. To protect our awesome outfits we collaborated with … Continue reading

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The Hemlock Tee | Free Pattern

Hey guys! I am reposting this treat for you! It’s a free pattern for all Grainline Studio Newsletter Subscribers! We all know I’m obsessed with boxy tops and from what I’ve seen on my Instagram, you guys are too, so … Continue reading

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On the Surface | Potato Printing

Hey! We have an exciting new series of tutorials for you. We are going to be showing you how to design fabric using all types of surface printing techniques. We are partnering with Dharma Trading Co. aka our favorite resource … Continue reading

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