Holm Sown: Butterick B5526 Shirt in yarn dyed cotton chambray // front view with sleeves rolled up

Butterick B5526 Shirt in classic chambray

I’ve had it in my head for a while to sew a long-sleeved denim/chambray shirt.  My sleeveless Grainline Alder Chambray Shirt is really versatile as it is a good neutral staple.  However, the a-line shape of it doesn’t make it great for wearing tucked in so I thought I’d re-visit Butterick B5526 to sew a…

Holm Sown: Grainline Studio Moss Skirt - navy cotton twill

An everyday Moss Skirt in navy twill

One thing I’ve realised this Me Made May is that I’m really short on neutral separates – in particular skirts and trousers.  I really love my burgundy corduroy moss skirt so I decided a navy version would fit the bill perfectly. The pattern For this version I made a size 12 as before, but instead…

Holm Sown: McCalls M7407 by Melissa Watson - Swing Tee // fabric: retro ripple viscose jersey // side flare detail

McCalls 7407 Swing Tee

When Heather Lou of Closet Case Patterns released the Ebony Tee I really liked the swing shape of it, and I came in mind of McCalls M7407 which is a very similar design but just has a set-in sleeve option (the Ebony also comes with a raglan sleeve). The pattern McCalls M7407 is a Melissa…