New Patterns from Cake and Bluegingerdoll at Sewbox ..

by Susan on September 8, 2013

Two new patterns in stock from the Australian pattern ranges

Cake Pavlova Wrap Top & Skirt

“Ballet style wrap top in jersey, ties at the natural waist while the back tucks into the skirt as a ‘muffin cover.’ The top is cut all in one piece with the sleeves, which may be cut longer or shorter. The four-piece circle skirt makes optimal use of fabric, zips up the back and features a pintucked patch pocket. A strong, simple, neat double binding finishes the waist edge of the skirt.”

“Skirt is suitable for a wide range of woven fabrics, the simple shape will showcase a beautiful weave or texture. The wrap top is suited to a wide range of jersey fabrics- avoid bulky sweater knits as the ties must wrap around the waist.”

£13.00  Multi-size  Suitable for Beginners.

Bluegingerdoll – Mae Blouse

This is the 2nd pattern release from Australian designer – Abby Horskins. 

Mae is a romantic 1940’s inspired blouse. Featuring a flattering scalloped front neckline design, kimono sleeves and fitted front and back waist darts for a flattering feminine figure. Mae is suitable to a variety of fabrics, able to be worn tucked in or out and is ready to you take from day to night. A button down back finishes off this lovely blouse. A versatile and easily adaptable blouse that is wearable in all seasons, day or night, and suits a variety of different fabrics.

Abby is running a sew-along tutorial plus a ‘give away competition’ for this pattern starting 11th Sept 2013 on

£13.50  Multi-size  Suitable for Beginners.

Sewbox Customer Sewing Projects

It is always lovely to see what customers have created.  Thank you Zoe for sharing your Colette Oo-long Dress made up in Liberty Tana Lawn – Rosa.  What a lovely cool looking summer dress.

Zoe wearing Colette Oo-long made up in Liberty Rosa Lawn

and thanks also to Pauline for showing the Liberty Tana Lawn fabric – Alex Blooms made up into a lovely top.  The larger prints speak for themselves and do not need a detailed or complicated pattern to show them off.

Pauline's top in Liberty Lawn - Alex Blooms

Sewbox Pattern Suppliers’ Sewing Projects!

Just look what the lovely Victoria at By Hand, London created, using Sewbox Liberty Tana Lawn – Betsy Blue as the lining for her own pattern design – The Victoria Blazer!

Victoria modelling her own pattern - The Victoria Blazer

New Fabrics at Sewbox …

Gorgeous new Liberty fabrics are arriving now for your Autumn and Winter sewing projects.  I will be adding these to the website later this week.

Free Monthly Prize Draw
Congratulations to our July Prize Winners – Sarah from Wrexham, Sophie from Gwynedd, Lynette from London …..  and also …..

Congratulations to our August Prize Winners – Susan from Reigate, Lucy from Bicester, Cheryl from Edinburgh and Jane also from Edinburgh (obviously a lot of sewing going on up in Scotland!)

All orders placed throughout the month are automatically entered in the free Draw at the end of each month – win Patterns and fabric in the September Prize Draw!

Enjoy your September Sewing!

Susan x

8 Sept 2013

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