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V-Neck Drama Dress!

V-Neck Drama Dress!

Hi friends!! Today we are hacking a V-Neck window into the Drama Dress! I have a ready-to-wear top that has this look and I had to figure out how to copy it, it is such a cute style with just a little sass. You can use your preferred dress style (slim or swing) and any sleeve (or sleeveless) with this hack, so let’s get started. First, cut your dress front and dress back, sleeves, and facing (we will come back to the band later). Measure on your front facing pattern piece how far down you want your V to end....

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Mix It Up - Anniversary Edition!

Mix It Up - Anniversary Edition!

Hello Sewists! My name is Josie and today we will be doing a simple mash that just adds a bit of flare to your wardrobe. So happy to be on the G+G Blog to bring a pinterest find to life. If you like my work and want to see more of me feel free to follow me on Instagram (https://www.instagram.com/candrawgirl/) or Facebook (https://www.facebook.com/designsbyavijo/). I’m so guilty of sitting on Pinterest and browsing clothing that I can’t have for one reason or the other but now I get to bring it to life with the clever use of G+G. Today I’ll...

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Making a Posh Bodysuit!

Making a Posh Bodysuit!

Hi, I’m An Ca from Flaxfield Sewing, I’m so happy to share my pattern mash with you all today!   If you like my work you can follow me on My blog and on Instagram. I really love the G&G patterns, they are all so well drawn and easy to mash up with a few simple steps.  I like to show you how I mashed up the Posh Top and the Road trip bodysuit to create a new pattern of your own: The Posh bodysuit! What do you need to make this great hack? - Of course you need the 2 patterns: the Posh Top...

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Slash Hack - Suprise Back!

Slash Hack - Suprise Back!

Hello there! I’m Ilse from Sewsewilse and I’m so glad to be a guest blogger for George & Ginger! You can find me on Instagram and I also blog here. What’s my hack about? Well, I saw a lady on TV and she wore a design just as the Slash, but the side slits were closed and the back was on hip length. I loved it and wanted to create it too. And so I did. Let’s take a look how! You’ll need the Slash pattern and you’re lucky because it’s on sale for September. I wanted to use this floral ponte so badly, but...

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Posh + Slash Mash!

Posh + Slash Mash!

Hello everyone! I’m Livia from www.liviality.com, a sewing aficionado who is thrilled to be here on the G+G Blog sharing with you my latest pattern mash/hack - If you like the project and would like to see more of my work, feel free to follow me on Facebook and/or Instagram! One of my favorite things to do when I love a pattern is think of all the different ways I can use it and how to incorporate it in my wardrobe without having a bunch of repeat models that only differ in print or color. With pattern mashing/hacking the possibilities are...

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