Classic Sleeveless Sweater Wrap

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text] Are you obsessed with layers? You will love the easy yet classic looking sleeveless sweater wrap pattern now available in The Designer Joi Store!   All it takes is 1-1 ½ yards of fabric and about 20 minutes for a...

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Pants Fitting Perfection Retreat Recap

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3" css=".vc_custom_1553297460346{border-top-width: 2px !important;border-right-width: 2px !important;border-bottom-width: 2px !important;border-left-width: 2px !important;border-left-color: #de3d9c !important;border-left-style: solid !important;border-right-color: #de3d9c !important;border-right-style: solid !important;border-top-color: #de3d9c !important;border-top-style: solid !important;border-bottom-color: #de3d9c !important;border-bottom-style: solid !important;border-radius: 2px !important;}"][vc_column_text] What a great week we had at Designer Joi’s Pants Fitting...

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Kraft-tex Blog Hop

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4548" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" qode_css_animation="" link="https://www.ctpub.com/sew-kraft-tex-bags/"][vc_empty_space height="40px"][vc_single_image image="4549" img_size="full" alignment="center" onclick="custom_link" img_link_target="_blank" qode_css_animation="" link="https://www.ctpub.com/sew-kraft-tex-bags/"][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text css=".vc_custom_1552663725950{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-right: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;padding-left: 10px !important;background-color: #f6adcd !important;}"]If you tuned into my Facebook Live last week, then you saw...

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Are you ready for Summer?

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_single_image image="4000" img_size="full" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_column_text] Are you ready for Summer? Here is a fun refreshing project that I designed just for you. Make this fun Take a Sip Tote made from your choice of cotton or fashion fabrics layered under...

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Vogue Pattern 8789 A reader’s question about fitting a gapping neckline

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_custom_heading text="THE QUESTION: " font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css_animation="none" css=".vc_custom_1518387408879{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_column_text]Hi Joi, I really enjoyed your class. It's my first introduction to fitting and I have learned a lot. I'm currently trying to fit a vintage vogue pattern (v8789).  It has...

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Lower Body Patterns Temporary Uneven Side Seams and how to fix Them

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_custom_heading text="THE SCENARIO: " font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css_animation="none" css=".vc_custom_1517949191421{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_column_text]You adjust the front or back of your lower body garment pattern such as a skirt or pants differently than the corresponding piece resulting in uneven...

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Sharing my love of Sewing with a new generation: I sew for Fun Blog Hop

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Click below to watch the video!" font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center|color:%23ffffff" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css=".vc_custom_1518056766540{background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][/vc_column][vc_column][vc_raw_html]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[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_separator type="normal" color="#1b9fad" border_style="dashed" thickness="3px" up="15px" down="15px"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#1b9fad" border_style="dashed" thickness="3px" up="15px" down="15px"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]I was so excited to...

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[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][image_with_text] I bet you did not know I am a closet quilter? It is my honor to be a guest on American Patchwork & Quilting Radio Hosted by Pat Sloan TODAY December 11th at 3PM CST. It's always fun to talk...

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