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Farewell to Parkas… Hello to Jackets

photo by Ebony Bizys from her blog Hello Sandwich. We love all things Japanese, and it’s about to be cherry blossom season! We can’t wait to see those blossoms pop! One of our favorite online stores, Miss Matatabi has a … Continue reading

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Tamarack: Setting Snaps

The last step in your Tamarack jacket is adding the closure. There are a few different options you can use for this. Buttons, sew in snaps, or you can set snaps. We’re going to show you the latter in this … Continue reading

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Tamarack: Applying Bias Binding

We’ve inserted our welt pockets and now it’s time to bind the main body of the jacket. Here I’ll walk you through that process which includes our technique for turning corners with bias binding. If you’ve ever made a quilt … Continue reading

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Tamarack: Inserting Welt Pockets

Are you ready to insert some welt pockets? This is hands down the most requested Tamarack tutorial; I think a lot of people are a bit scared of welt pockets. Nothing more frightening than cutting a hole through the middle … Continue reading

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Tamarack: Assembling your Quilted Pieces

Lets talk about quilting your Tamarack Jacket. For a lot of garment sewers this is going to be the most foreign part of the process unless you have some quilting experience. Fear not, we’ll walk you through with ease and … Continue reading

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Tamarack: Cutting your Jacket

The Tamarack doesn’t have a lot of pieces, but you do cut a lot of the few there are. Because of that we wanted to do a quick post running through everything you’ll need to cut. Shell: You’ll need 2 fronts, … Continue reading

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Tamarack Supply List

The tamarack requires quite a few supplies that you don’t usually need when making garments and many that you do. We’re going to run through everything here so you can easily double check that you have everything you need on … Continue reading

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Quilting your Tamarack

We’re going to have a Tamarack week coming up starting Nov. 14th, with posts about inserting your welt pockets, applying bias binding, setting snaps, and more. In the meantime I wanted to draw your attention to this post we published … Continue reading

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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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Tamarack Inspiration

It’s the time of year… when you leave the house and wish you could just wear your quilt out and stay cozy all day. The Tamarack Jacket can help you out with that! It’s a warm and stylish quilted coat … Continue reading

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