How to Add a Lining to the Elodie Wrap Dress

Hi all! Celine here, CCP patternmaker. When researching the Elodie Wrap Dress we immediately had in mind that it could be dressed up or down; an easy and quick linen sew or a formal gown (think wedding dress) in silky…

Sewist Spotlight: Meet Elodie!

When we were searching for our muse for our latest pattern, we didn’t need to look very far. Almost immediately we realized the wrap dress queen (as we’ve dubbed her) was right under our noses. We had been paying attention…

Fitting Adjustments for the Elodie Wrap Dress

Hey everyone! Celine here in-house patternmaker at Closet Core Patterns. We had so much fun developing our Elodie Wrap Dress, and talked a lot during development about possible fit adjustments people would need to make to get this pattern fitting…

Fabric Suggestions for the Elodie Wrap Dress

Hello! Amy here. Last week we debuted our latest pattern, the Elodie Wrap Dress. The response has been really lovely. So many of you seemed excited to get started on this project and since it is a really beautiful canvas…

Inspo for the Elodie Wrap Dress

We love collecting inspiration or our patterns, and had a pretty massive secret Pinterest board for the Elodie Wrap Dress when we started working on this design. Heather and our patternmaker Celine use these as a sort of shorthand when…


Hi! I'm Heather Lou, a pattern designer and sewing educator for the modern maker. At Closet Core Patterns, we transform your imagination into step-by-step implementation that helps you create a wardrobe you love - not one you're limited to buying off the rack.

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