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HEMISFÈRIC PATTERN HACKS

Hemisfèric is a semi-fitted coat that flares at the hips, designed for a B cup and a medium height of 1,65 m (5 ft ). In this post, we’ll share…

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fabrics inspirations for Hemisfèric coat

I LOOOOVE coats! I might have said it a few times now but it’s true. And nothing pains me more than leaving in a city where coat wearing is almost…

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Biggest EVER Black Friday sale is LIVE!

FreshStitches’s Black Friday sale is now live (a couple hours ahead of the scheduled midnight, November 24th EST) and runs through Cyber Monday. I am so excited about this one… it’s BIG!   Different from previous years, items will be on sale the entire weekend, but there are additional bonuses for purchasing on Black Friday […]

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NEW PATTERN: THE HEMISFÈRIC COAT

Designing coats may be my favorite activity. I mean I love a great dress but nothing like a coat gives me so much excitement and joy. Three years after releasing…

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November Crochet Fun!

November is my favorite month of the year, because it has my two favorite holidays: Thanksgiving and Black Friday! As always, FreshStitches having a HUGE Black Friday Sale! The sale will begin a midnight, November 24th (Eastern Time Zone). You are going to find the lowest prices of the entire year! I’ll post more details […]

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Previous Ami Club Patterns now released for individual purchase!

They were exclusive patterns… As you know, patterns for Ami Club are exclusive to members. And the pattern is only available for that month… until they become ‘de-exclusivized’ (is that a word?) Maybe you just found me. Maybe a subscription club isn’t right for you. But now you can grab them! Whatever the reason you […]

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MY FIRST BOOK: MA GARDE ROBE CHIC ET INTEMPORELLE

I’m so happy to introduce my very first book! Available only in French (for the moment) Ma garde robe chic et intemporelle has been many months in the making. When…

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Yarn Skein Necklaces are back!

Remember that time when I collaborated with Mei of Tiny Hands Jewelry to bring you… exclusive Yarn Skein Necklaces? They were super-popular and flew off the shelf… and so 2 years later, I have a limited number available! And she agreed! Yarn Skein Necklaces are now available until they’re gone! These necklaces haven’t been available […]

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Yarn Skein Necklaces are back!

Remember that time when I collaborated with Mei of Tiny Hands Jewelry to bring you… exclusive Yarn Skein Necklaces? They were super-popular and flew off the shelf… and so 2 years later, I have a limited number available! And she agreed! Yarn Skein Necklaces are now available until they’re gone! These necklaces haven’t been available […]

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October Crochet Fun + Fave Links

I know I say this every month, but there is just SO MUCH going on! Fall is the time for crocheting, so I’m just going to go ahead and get started! October Ami Club Pattern Isn’t Mr. Jack the Pumpkin so adorable? I designed his arms to be like ‘vines’ that you can style any […]

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Giveaway: “Mini Knitted” Book Series + Interview with Sahiyo Ishii

I have an amazing opportunity for you today! Search Press (the publisher of the adorable Mini Knitted series) is giving one reader 5 books, including: Mini Knitted Christmas Mini Knitted Woodland Mini Knitted Ocean Mini Knitted Safari Mini Knitted Toys Keep reading for details on how to enter! Sachiyo Ishii is the author of 4 […]

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The Crochet Wildlife Guide Review + FREE Penguin Pattern + Giveaway!

I am so excited! I love showing off a great book to you… and there are so many goodies! Keep reading to grab a FREE download of the Chinstrap Penguin by Philip Ha (aka Sir Purl Grey) AND enter to win a digital copy of the book, The Crochet Wildlife Guide. The Crochet Wildlife Guide […]

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Technique for Joining Standing Legs in Amigurumi without a Hole

Today we’re lucky enough to have a guest post written by Mirena of Mirena Made! Mirena has been a FreshStitches customer for years, and she creates hand-crocheted creations that she sells in her shop. (yes, you too can sell finished FreshStitches animals!) Thank you so much, Mirena, for coming by and sharing this new technique […]

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Givre dress

About two weeks ago, Deer and Doe released its new Fall collection and was very lucky to review one the new patterns, the maternity Givre dress.   First, I’d like…

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Zoom in: the Faura top & dress pattern

INSPIRATION I designed the  faura top & dress pattern as an easy to make sewing project, perfect to get back gently into sewing planning after the holidays. It had to be…

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September Crochet Fun + Fave Links

I can’t believe it’s already September! Time is moving so fast (and um, it was 105 in Los Angeles last week… that feels like July to me!). As always, I have lots of exciting news to share! If there’s something specific you’d like to see on the blog, feel free to leave a comment or […]

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New pattern: Faura top and dress

It’s September! Back to school and to the office! I hope you had a great summer and that you’re full of energy to start new sewing projects. We’ve been very…

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Fabrics inspiration for Mirambell

In the same way as the post about fabrics inspiration for Lliria, I introduce you some fabrics inspiration for your Mirambell skirt. The Mirambell skirt is a high waisted pleated…

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Fabrics inspiration for Mirambell

In the same way as the post about fabrics inspiration for Lliria, I introduce you some fabrics inspiration for your Mirambell skirt. The Mirambell skirt is a high waisted pleated…

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Fabrics inspiration for Lliria

Summer is almost finished but I felt like making it longer just a little bit more. Here are some fabrics inspiration for your Lliria dress: clean, graphic or floral. Lliria…

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Fabrics inspiration for Lliria

Summer is almost finished but I felt like making it longer just a little bit more. Here are some fabrics inspiration for your Lliria dress: clean, graphic or floral. Lliria…

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What size are my craft eyes?

Do you have some plastic craft eyes in a box somewhere… and you aren’t sure how to tell what size they are? Umm… yup, me too. Don’t worry! Today, I’ll show you how easy it is to figure out what size they are! All you need is a ruler with millimeter measurements. A craft eye […]

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Charity Drive: Project Teddy Bear

I know you love crocheting cute stuffed animals, and if you’re like me, you probably crochet a few more than you really need (oops!). That’s why I like to feature awesome charities that collect handmade stuffed animals! You can made a few extra to send in, and feel really fabulous about making a child’s day! […]

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Etsy & eBay & eCommerce

I’ve gotten lots of questions in the comments on yesterday’s post, so I will try to answer them today. What Happened in 2016 If you don’t want the techy stuff. just skip to the section on eBay stores. I had used one host provider since the beginning of this blog and had been very happy. […]

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Etsy & eBay & eCommerce

I’ve gotten lots of questions in the comments on yesterday’s post, so I will try to answer them today. What Happened in 2016 If you don’t want the techy stuff. just skip to the section on eBay stores. I had used one host provider since the beginning of this blog and had been very happy. […]

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How to crochet the mane on a lion!

Our Kepler the Lion CAL is well underway! Ami Club members have the pattern available in your downloads, and the pattern is also available for individual purchase! There’s already a lot of great finished Kepler’s in the July/August CAL: Kepler the Lion Finished Photos thread, but I know there’s still a lot of you who […]

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August Crochet Fun + Fave Links

It’s August! Hooray! It’s the time of year that I’m so happy it’s summer, but also won’t mind when it cools down a bit… how about you? There’s so much happening this month… umm… so much that we stressed out the server. Ooops. So, if you’ve been trying to get to the site over the […]

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July at Pauline Alice

I hope summer is treating you well! No holidays for us at the studio… Between the last patterns release and preparing the fall collection, we’re busy busy!   Behind the…

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July at Pauline Alice

I hope summer is treating you well! No holidays for us at the studio… Between the last patterns release and preparing the fall collection, we’re busy busy!   Behind the…

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Lliria dress video tutorial

We are very excited to share this video tutorial with you today! While working on the Lliria dress pattern, we thought it would be such a great idea to offer…

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