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Zappa Pants Faux Leather and Lace-Up Hack!

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Zappa Pants Faux Leather and Lace-Up Hack!

Hello sewing enthusiasts!  I’m Chris and I’m super excited to be bringing you my first guest blog post for George and Ginger Pattern Co.  My thanks to Kristi for this opportunity to share my Zappa Pants Lace-Up Hack.  You can follow me and my other creations on my blog at http://sewjourns.com/ and on Instagram at https://www.instagram.com/sewjourns/. Sewing has many challenges and rewards and one of my favorite things that I am learning is to be able to take a well-drafted and well-loved pattern and hack or modify it to “make it my own”, i.e., to be inspired by the pattern and...

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Road Trip Bodysuit - Kitty Hack Tutorial

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Road Trip Bodysuit - Kitty Hack Tutorial

George + Ginger Kitty Bodysuit Tutorial Are you ready to try a cute mod with G+G's Pattern of the Month? The featured pattern for March is The Road Trip Bodysuit--and we're celebrating it with 25% off the bodysuit pattern all month long!  So grab your pattern and let's get started on this sweet Kitty hack! First you will need to print and cut out your pattern.  Don't forget to adjust for height if needed! ------------------------------------------------------------- You will need to do some freehand drawing for the kitty head colorblocking, but don't panic!  It doesn't have to be perfect!  Lay out your...

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Lively Pattern Release

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Lively Pattern Release

We put our new testers to work this past week testing the newest G+G pattern to the line up: the Lively Top and Dress.  We had a huge group of testers for this one to showcase all the options, and I feel like the extra-large group helped bring out some extra fun creativity! 

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Fashion Week Backstage Pass

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Fashion Week Backstage Pass

Alright, guys, I'm back from LA, with some time to settle down and catch up on sleep. It was a crazy fall taking two solo trips to meet up with Kristi in New York and Los Angeles. 

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NYC or Bust: My Fashion Week Wardrobe

NYC or Bust: My Fashion Week Wardrobe

So now, it begs to question: what does one wear to meet Kristi Fitzpatrick? Like, if I wear G+G, is that sucking up?  Those are the questions that keep me up at night, my friends.

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