Decklyn Jacket by Blaverry


Guys, I made a jacket!  Like a cute, zippered real life jacket!


And I took a million pictures to prove it!


Because when it looks this gorgeous on your little model you just can’t help yourself!


This is my second pattern from Blaverry.  I mentioned last month that I’ve been given the opportunity to work with Christie at Blaverry to help promote her fantastic pattern shop.


In return for a pattern I promise to spread the word about her patterns.  Great deal, right?


This month when she announced that the Decklyn jacket would be the pattern to promote I honestly was terrified!  I sew knits… like half hour, quick and painless projects.


While this jacket took a bit longer- two nap times shockingly, it was such a satisfying sew.


The pattern is impeccably made and the details are so good!


It’s fully lined and has the cutest zippered sleeve accents!


I used a cotton twill from Joann’s and a woven lace I picked up in LA.  The lining is something I’ve had in my stash for awhile.  Sophie picked it out and I think I’m rubbing off on her- I totally would have picked it for myself!


I love that this jacket will take her right into the spring!


The pattern instructions are fantastic and Christie is so readily available if you ever have any questions.  I just love that about pdf patterns- most designers love to help!


She loves it as much as I do- can you tell?!!


She said she will happily wear it every day!

I told you I took a million pictures!  As much as I love my quick sews, my favorite makes are always the ones that I take my time on.  The amazing details and perfect fit make this a project that I’ll be proud of for a long time.

Finn by Blaverry

finn1I love a good basic, simple pattern.  I’m not usually into ruffles and frills so when I had the chance to work with Christie at Blaverry I jumped at the opportunity.  Her style just fits with ours perfectly!


I sewed up the Finn top but extended the peplum to make it dress length.  I love the neck binding.  Such a nice, clean finish.


I used gorgeous Club Feathers from Raspberry Creek.


I think she likes it, wouldn’t you say?!!!


It’s got that comfy, twirliness that she loves but the cute curve of the peplum skirt adds a hipness that I adore.


We layered it with a jacket, boots, and scarf to wear while it’s cooler.  The pattern comes with a long sleeve option but I’m dreaming of Spring here.


Such a versatile dress!


I love that we can accessorize this fabric with any color to really make it pop.


It’s amazing what a little Taylor Swift can do to pump up a photo shoot!  I got a ton of wiggly, blurry picks cuz’ this girl likes to shake it, shake it off!


Make sure you head on over to Blaverry to check out all the chic, adorable patterns from dresses to pants to stylish jackets- so much cuteness in one shop!