Style Arc Brenda Blouse

I first made the Style Arc Brenda blouse a few years ago. On Saturday I decided that I wanted a plain white sleeveless blouse to go with some of my summer skirts, so I decided to make up this pattern again. (I finished the armholes with self bias strips.) I’m wearing it in the photos below […]

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Style Arc on Gumroad

As you probably already know, Style Arc sells their downloadable PDF patterns on Etsy. Now Style Arc is trying out Gumroad, which is an alternative platform for selling their PDF patterns. One of the quirks of Etsy is that in order to handle different downloads for different sizes, they have to do five separate listings for each style: With […]

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A Sweater Knit Style Arc Cleo

I wish I had more photos of this dress, but unfortunately the battery on my camera died before I got all the shots I wanted. During my Christmas break from work last December I traced off a new copy of my heavily altered Style Arc Cleo pattern, altering the skirt to be A-line instead of straight. I […]

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Style Arc Kendall Top

Version 1: a wool knit with only mechanical stretch. Version 2: a modal/lycra sweatshirting with 4-way stretch. The Style Arc Kendall top (note: affiliate link) has a front empire seam with an oversized shawl collar. The sleeves are 7/8″ length (which is 3-4″ shorter than full length). Out of the envelope, the hem will hit most people at the low […]

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Style Arc Tulip Dress

The Style Arc Tulip pattern gives you options for for different looks: dress with tulip sleeves and pleated skirt overlay (which is the version I made) sleeveless dress with regular crossover skirt skirt with pleated overlay skirt with regular crossover The waistband is about 1″ wide and skirt length is about 21″. The overall fit is slim, but […]

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