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Scroop Patterns + Virgil’s Fine Goods Call for Testers

UPDATE: Applications are now closed. Amber and I have a fabulous new 18th century pattern almost finished, so we need testers to help us make it as fabulous as possible!  We’ve already asked a number of testers with specialised skills, so we’re only looking for a few extra testers. If you’d like to be one of them, keep reading to learn more, and how to apply… The Pattern: A fashionable jacket suitable for 1775-1795, with two skirt options, two sleeve options, and two front options, all of which can be mixed and matched! Testers: This is an advanced pattern, and we’re looking for testers with prior historical sewing experience.  Testers MUST have the correct undergarments already. As part of the application you’ll need to have a photo of yourself in 1775-1795 suitable stays that you can send us a link to. To be a tester you will need to: Be able to print patterns in A4, A0, US Letter or US full sized Copyshop paper sizes Have the time to sew up the item. You’ll have …

Te Aro Dress & Top ScroopPatterns.com

Meet the Scroop Te Aro Dress & Top!

This fabulous knits pattern is my homage to downtown Wellington: a pattern with options for everyone you meet among the cafes, universities, museums, and businesses of the Te Aro District. It features dropped shoulders, a cocoon shape, and mix-and-match neckline, sleeve, and hem options for a whole wardrobe of looks in one pattern.   With so many options the pattern goes from fashion-student street-cool, to weekend waterfront brunch casual, to art-curator elegant at the national museum. Get it on sale! To celebrate the launch, the Te Aro Dress & Top pattern is 25% off for the next week. No need for a code: the discount is applied automatically at checkout. Buy it now! View A This casual dress version features long sleeves finished with cuff bands, a matching hem band, nice big side pockets with curved pocket opening, and an oversized hood. It’s designed to end just above the knee. View B Is a knit top with finishing details that elevate it above a standard T-Shirt. It has a curved hem with side slits and …