So Very Jo

Pattern Testing

My Kiera Skirt By Designer Stitch

Hi Guys!  I’m back at you with another pattern test from Designer Stitch Patterns.  This time I signed up to test the amazing Kiera Skirt. Honestly, I wasn’t too sure about the skirt when I first saw the pattern call.  I wasn’t sure if it was ‘for me’ or ‘my style’.  As I saw it show up more and more on timeline, I still couldn’t decide. You can read about my previous Designer Stitch Pattern test here.

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Pattern Testing

My Version of the Eleni Top From Designer Stitch Patterns

Hello! I recently saw a pattern tester call that I just had to answer.  It was for Designer Stitch Patterns Eleni Top/Tunic/Dress.  This pattern has so many different design options that the possibilities are endless.  You have the option of making it into a top, tunic or a maxi dress and also different sleeve options.  Oh and did I mention that there is a flounce option too?    This pattern was just released and will be on sale for an entire week.  You can get your PDF of the Eleni top  ...

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My Sewing Projects

Pattern Review: Simplicity 8216

  Hi! Sew way back when, before the So Very Jo blog was born, I got an opportunity to collaborate with LA Finch Fabrics.  I jumped at the opportunity to review their fabulous fabrics!  I received two different cuts of fabric and one of them was this Arcadia Rayon Challis which is still available for purchase HERE. The description on their site reads: Description: Look chic with this gorgeous abstract rayon challis! Overstock from a high end LA designer.  Drapes nicely, soft hand!  ...

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