Sweet Tea and Adventure V-Neck Shirt: Petite Stitchery & Co Pattern Tests

I have been sitting on these for a while, anxiously awaiting the releases. Primarily because I don’t sew for my boys enough. And when I do, it makes me so thankful that I will have these photos of them to treasure for years to come.

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With that being said, let’s lead off with the Adventure V-Neck Shirt.  I love the clean finish of a good v-neck.

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I have been looking for a color blocking tee for a long time for my boys.  I always seem to make raglans for them.  When I try to make shirts with an all over print, I feel like they look like pajamas.  I have been hoarding pieces of this dinosaur cotton lycra from Love Adore Knit Fabrics, and it was perfect in combination with a heathered gray cotton lycra.

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The Adventure offers 3 different pieces to the front bodice and set in sleeves to play mix and match with.  The back bodice is just one piece, but I think the combination is perfect, especially for a little pop of print.

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Since we all love a versatile pattern, the pattern also has an option for a solid front bodice.  I have had one cut out for over a week, but I haven’t finished it up yet.

Overall, I love this little pattern for my boys.  I will be using this a lot in the future!

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An adorable boy tee and a new top for Mama too!

Petite Stitchery has also released the Women’s Sweet Tea (and the Girl’s Sweet Pea).

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I cannot get over how much I love these sleeves!  These split tie sleeves are just the right bit of flair to add some variety to your wardrobe.

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The sleeves are fully lined, which allows you to add some contrasting fabric or stick with the same fabric for a more subtle look.

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The Sweet Tea is also a very versatile pattern.  I chose to sew up the swing top version in a solid rayon spandex from Hobby Lobby since I am trying to incorporate more solid tops into my closet.

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It has just enough swing to fit my curves.  Plus, there is a tunic, high low dress and knee length dress option.

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This is the elbow length sleeve, but there are also short sleeves or long sleeves available.

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Now if only I can get better at tying bows.  You can’t get anymore boymom than that!!

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Make sure you head on over to Petite Stitchery & Co and check out the whole Spring Collection while its on sale.

Until next time….sewing and sipping,

Stacey

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