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The Scroop Patterns Robin Dress

Introducing the Robin Dress!

What do my favourite person in the world, my favourite living author, and my favourite living artist all have in common? They are all named Robin! (my mum, Robin McKinley, and Robin White, respectively) So obviously I had to make a Robin dress! The Robin Dress is inspired by my mother’s description of her ideal dress, and features her favourite dress elements: princess seams, elegant swishy skirts, a flattering scooped neck, and awesomely large pockets. It comes in sizes 30-56, with separate bust pieces for Small (A-B), Medium (C-D) and Large (DD-E+) cups, to make sewing and fitting as easy as possible. To celebrate the launch, the Robin Dress pattern is 25% off for the next week. No need for a code: the discount is applied automatically at checkout. You may be wondering about the timing. I really debated whether to launch this pattern in the middle of an epidemic.   I’ve chosen to do so for two reasons. First, I know that many people are sewing for their mental health, and that happy news, …

Scroop Patterns: Call for Testers for a new dress pattern

I’ve got a new Scroop Pattern ready to be tested! The Pattern: A timeless princess seamed dress with a deliciously swishy skirt that will make you feel like dancing every time you wear it. It features princess seams that skim the body, with pattern pieces for Small (A-B), Medium (C-D) & Full (DD/E+) busts, front buttons, and a flattering scooped neck. View A ends at mid calf and has flutter sleeves and inseam pockets.  View B ends just below the knee, and has short sleeves and patch pockets.  Mix and match sleeves and pockets for a variety of looks.  The dress looks beautiful in light-midweight fabrics with good draping qualities in cottons, linens, rayon/viscose, wool, and synthetics.  Suggested fabrics are rayon/viscose and cotton challis; rayon/viscose twills; tropical weight wools; lightweight wool crepe; soft linens in twill and plain weaves.  The pattern comes in the full Scroop Patterns size range, from size 30-56, with pattern pieces for Small (A-B), Medium (C-D) & Full (DD/E+) busts Testers: For this pattern I need testers who are low-intermediate or higher level sewers with some experience sewing buttons & buttonholes. You will also need to: be …

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Scroop Patterns on Sale!

I was a little late deciding if this was going to happen, but it should be worth it!  All digital Scroop Patterns are on sale! Get 25% off everything from now until midnight on Saturday the 7th of December (NZ time – so that’s the 6th for most of the rest of the world). Use the code: Pie&Patterns At checkout to get your discount! Happy shopping and happy sewing!