Feature White Urchin

Finished Object: White Urchin

Pattern: Nº5557 Urchin Skirt Pairings: hip-length Pipi Shell, hip-length Miter Shell Fabric: Emboridered Cotton Eyelet (exterior, sourced at Lincraft), Silk lycra jersey (lining, sourced at …
Twin Needle Detailing

Red Sailor Endeavours

Endeavour Trousers & Shorts paper or .pdf pattern Tidepool Collection These red denim Endy Sailor trousers are a year old. Last year, …
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Mitered V-Neck Binding

The lapped V on The Tee makes a clean and attractive finish for V-necks of any kind.  It's actually a kind of …
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Woven/Knit Tee Hack

The Tee  paper or .pdf Do you like to "snoop shop?" That's what my friend calls it, when we go into clothing …
Fireflies Urchin Feature

Finished Object: Firefly Urchin Skirt

Pattern: Nº5557 Urchin Skirt Pairings: Hip-length Scallop Shell, Carmine Shrug Fabric: Wee Wander Summer Night Lights by Michael Miller (Twilight Colorway) (my …
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Janthina: Measure, Mark, Connect

Janthina Shell  paper or .pdf Tidepool Collection The Janthina Shell is a scoop-necked sleeveless top with a 4-seam body. The optional ruffle …
Long Sleeve Tee Measure

Hack The Tee: Long Sleeves

The Tee pattern features shorter sleeves, but it's really easy to lengthen sleeves to your liking.  Using the steps below, you can …
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The Tee with Two

Two micro-pockets, that is!  These pockets are such fun to make, a little bit of picky sewing on a useful garment.  They're …
Embroidered Micro Pocket Feat

Embellished Micro Pocket

As a crafter, I often have an itch to stitch fun things like embroidered starfish, but it can be tricky to combine …
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Perfect Micro Pockets

The Tee features optional micro-pockets that mimic the silly, lovely little pockets often found on Ready-To-Wear (RTW) t-shirts.   For a fun …
Grid Guide to Custom Sizing

Grid Guide for Custom Sizing

Cake Patterns uses innovative sizing methods designed to allow flexibility for individual fit and design preferences. The Grid-Guide Sizing lets you decide …
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Pink Striped Tiramisu

This dress is a story about the relationship between designers and retailers.  We need each other- the retailer sells the patterns, and …
Tiramisu LBD

Tiramisu LBD

I can't believe it's taken me this long to make a Tiramisu LBD. I've made striped Tiras, spotted Tiras, color-blocked TIras, Tiras …
Susan Cabarita Back

Susan’s Cabarita

Cabarita Beach is my happy place. The Cabarita Top is comfy like a t-shirt, with striking design details like the bias v-back …
StephC's Cabarita

Striped Cabarita

Cabarita Beach is my happy place. The Cabarita Top is comfy like a t-shirt, with striking design details like the bias v-back …
Playground Cabarita

Reversible Cabarita

Cabarita Beach is my happy place. The Cabarita Top is comfy like a t-shirt, with striking design details like the bias v-back …
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Leila’s Cabarita

The Cabarita Top is comfy like a t-shirt, with striking design details like the bias v-back and rolled front collar inspired by …