Craftine Box : The spring box has arrived !

Craftine Box : The spring box has arrived !

The latest Craftine box has arrived. It’s a very spring-fresh, floral box which forecasts the return of warmer days. With light fabrics, a floral print, two patterns for two stylish looks and a DIY surprise, this new box will surprise and delight you.Choose between Spring in New York City or British Romance to renew your handmade wardrobe with a new outfit made to measure!

Here are the contents of your surprise sewing box :

The floral print is the unmissable design of this season. It has crossed the eras and is loved by everyone. We have chosen to give it a black background for a rock-romantic look.

Our ideas for the contents

With the floral fabric, we have two new women’s sewing patterns for you: The Grenadine dress and the Litchi blouse. The collars are the standout feature of these two on-trend pieces : a shirt collar or a Peter Pan collar (named in English after the collar featured in the 1905 stage costume for Peter Pan, but in French named a Claudine collar after the character created by Colette in her novel Claudine à l’école). Make the collar in cotton poplin for a très romantique touch !

Suggestion #1 : Spring in New York City

The Grenadine dress is a real asset to your wardrobe and will be your ally in helping you to feel feminine and radiant. It is impossible to resist the charm of this belted shirt dress which will define your shape. Its shirt collar made of cotton poplin will give a modern, contrasting look.

Styling tip : Vary the look by changing up your shoes : a sportswear look with trainers, a pretty look with heels and a summer look with sandals ; the Grenadine dress will adapt to your mood and your desires.

Suggestion #2 : British Romance

The Litchi blouse is a feminine, easy to wear piece.

It has charming frills up the front, a Peter Pan collar and buttoned cuffs. These details give it a romantic, quirky, victorian style.

Styling tip :  Wear it with ‘mom’ jeans in a stiff denim, this is the jeans style which is going to be big this summer, inspired by the iconic Levis 501s. This will make a pretty spring outfit which has everything you want.

Reminder : Where to find our patterns and instructions ?

Our patterns are available in sizes 6 to 20 as a PDF or as a paper pattern included in your box if you selected this option. The instructions for making them, as well as the PDF patterns, are available via the download link which you will find on the flyer inside your box. Type this link directly into the address bar of your internet search engine. To get there more easily you can just click here . You will need to find your confidential code on your flyer then you can locate your files.

And now ?

Now that you have discovered the new spring box it’s up to you to make your choice. Let your wishes and ideas become reality by making the # grenadinedress or the #litchiblouse or another creation of your own. By mixing up the fabrics and the haberdashery you could, for example make the Cerise blouse, the Coqueret bomber jacket, the Cassis wrap top, the Myrobolan blouse, the Yuzu kimono, the Citron trousers and many other styles. You will find all these patterns in our shop.

Here are some of your ideas and makes with the contents of our previous box:

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Happy sewing everyone !

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