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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe

Handmade Styling: Cozy Winter Blues

It’s one thing to make a garment you love, but often another to incorporate it seamlessly into your wardrobe – at least that’s what we hear from our customers all of the time. One of the many questions I get … Continue reading

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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe

Finished Garment: Martine Pullover

Martine Pullover Ravelry Post Pattern: Martine by Julie Hoover Yarn: Rain by Shibui Knits in Ash Usually I condense all of my knitting projects into one of 4 quarterly posts since this is primarily a sewing blog, but this sweater deserves its … Continue reading

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Recent Knitted Garments & Queued Projects

I realized the other day that it’s been forever since I posted my knitting projects! Last year was such a blur for us here at Grainline that I dropped the ball hard on posting any personal projects or things I’d … Continue reading

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Jen’s Fall ’16 Wardrobe: Hemlock Sweater

It’s been quite a while since I did a wardrobe style post – and after a long absence it’s a bit hard to get back into writing them (and posing for them for that matter)! If you read our blog … Continue reading

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Jen’s Fall Wardrobe Plans

After studying my wardrobe mood board from last week and really thinking about the current state of my closet, I spent the weekend planning my fall wardrobe plans. I’m taking part in Slow Fashion October this month on my personal Instagram … Continue reading

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Inspiration  |  Jen's Handmade Wardrobe

Jen’s Fall / Winter ’16 Wardrobe Inspiration

[image sources] The nights are getting longer and the weather is finally starting to turn cool, which can only mean one thing…fall is here! There’s nothing I love more than wardrobe planning for my favorite season, the season of long … Continue reading

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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe  |  Knitted Garments

Jen’s 1st Quarter Knit Report

Hawser Sweater Ravelry Post Pattern: Hawser by Brooklyn Tweed Yarn: Brooklyn Tweed Shelter in Cast Iron I decided I needed to knit this sweater after seeing Erica’s beautiful version back in February of last year. I had to finish a few things … Continue reading

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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe  |  Journal Entry

Jen’s 2015 Year End Knit Review

When I was thinking back on how my year in knitting went, I remembered it a bit differently than it actually went. Somehow this past year has seemed to pass at lightning speed, and yet last January seems so far away. … Continue reading

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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe  |  Sewn Garments

Jen’s 2015 Year End Sewing Review

I love the end of the year, partially because I enjoy reflecting on what happened over the past 12 months, but also because I get really excited about making plans and goals for the upcoming year. I did a TON of … Continue reading

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Jen's Handmade Wardrobe  |  Knitted Garments

Socks, Sweaters & Styling Handmade Garments

I’m about to go on a bit of a tangent with this post while trying to pull together a few different ideas that are floating through my head. I’ll try to wrap it up somewhere by the end of the post, … Continue reading

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