Lakes Makerie Gallery | Sewing Project Pictures
Lakes Makerie, a sewing studio in Minneapolis, beautiful and hard-to-find fabrics, pattens by independent designers (True Bias, Named Clothing, Merchant and Mills, Sew House Seven, Green Bee, Cashmerette and more).
Learn Hand Embroidery with Lakes Makerie
Pattern: Pearl Dress
Fabric: Lissa (Mandarin) Folie Collection by Lotta Jansdotter
Sweet Summer Dress
Sweets for my sweet. The pattern is Sweet Summer Dress from Japanese sewing book Simply Sewn by Michiyo Ito. In navy Carolina Gingham, of course. Super easy to make too!
Cynthia Rowley for Simplicity 8124 Pattern Review
Read the latest pattern review over on the blog pattern review. This was made from beautiful drapey Ranchero Rayon chambray available in the shop.
Pearl Dress Pattern from Green Bee Designs
We love this shift dress pattern with neckline, yoke and sleeve variations.
Today's featured fabric. This beautiful greyscale toile by Jennifer Sampou is in the shop. It's great for embroidery practice. 🙂It would make a beautiful garment. What would you make?
Pattern Review American Designer Vogue 1503 by Rachel Comey
Robert Kaufman rayon chambray in denim. Available in the shop.
Spring statement in gingham
Top in gingham voile with "statement" sleeve flounce back ruffle. Pattern is Simplicity 8335.
Pet Portrait Pillow
Pet portrait pillow starring Ole the Chihuahua (or your favorite pet). This is just one of the fun projects we will complete at our Kids Learn to Sew Camp July 17-20. Register to Join us at www.lakesmakerie.com.
Japanese Knot Bag
Reversible Denim/Tartan Dress, outside out
New Class: Sew a set of mitered cornered napkins
New Class: Sew Miss Julie's Party Bunting. April 3 2017, 7-9 PM at Artrageous Adventures Studio, Minneapolis
Pattern by Made by Rae
Fabric is Happy Garden by Melodie Miller for Cotton and Steel.
Lakes Makerie Embroidery sampler
Les Fleurs Bermuda Bag
Pattern: Vintage (drafted by my Mom)
Fabric: Les Fleurs cotton linen canvas) by Rifle Paper Company (available in online shop)
Bermuda Bag is vintage Smith's of Bermuda, my own.
Day Planner from Rifle Paper Company, a gift from my sweet son.
Zipper Pouch in City Toile Canvas
Ole and Espadrilles
Lakes Makeirie, Minneapolis. Ole and Espadrilles. Handmade Espadrilles In Night Bloom from Raindrop Collection from Rashida Coleman-Hale.
Bow ties are available in stop
Patterns: self drafted from vintage bow ties
Fabrics: Robert Kaufman London calling Bicycle Navy and Petite Carolina Gingham in Orange are both available in shop
Party Dress 2016
Pattern Cynthia Rowley for Simplicity 1873
Fabric: Stretch Navy Taffeta (in shop)
Curtain is my own. Until Dawn by Tord Boontje
Pincushion pattern weights
You may have seen these little Samosa shaped paper weights used by the adorable contestant Rumana on the most recent episode of The Great British Sewing Bee!
Pattern: free from The Little Pomegranate www.thelittlepomegranate.co.uk/
Fabrics are From Porto with Love, by Sarah Watts for Cotton and Steel. (available in shop)
hese are so fun and easy to make!
The fabric of my obsession
Fabric:t The Unicorn Hunt double gauze by Lizzy House, available in shop
Frame: Vintage, I painted part of it with with Cottage Chalk Paint in Narvick Blue
Wallpaper is Farrow and Ball Vermicelli
Summer in the City...
Pattern: Esme Tunic from Lotta Jansdotter's Everyday Style
Fabric: Dress is Carolina Gingham in fog, on chair In Bloom in Night Colorway from Raindrop Collection by Rashida Coleman-Hale, Cotton and Steel.
Vintage Chair is painted with Cottage Paint in Narvik Blue.
A-line shift dress in Indigo Chambray
Stork Nest Zipper Pouch.
This little zipper pouch holds everything I need for hexie making on the go. The best part is that the stork scissors match perfectly with the yellow stork nest fabric by Sarah Watts, From Porto with Love collection for Cotton and Steel. Fabrics and Scissors available from online store.
Unicorn Hunt double gauze with Kantha style quilting in gold. The fabric is available in limited quantities. The print is reminiscent of the famous French tapestry La Dame a Licorne (The Lady and the Unicorn)
Esme Dress from Lotta Jansdotter Everyday Style
Rifle Paper Company Birch cotton for Cotton and Steel