Wednesday Weekly #36

Wednesday Weekly #36

Posted by Helen | May 11, 2016 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday, makers!  I am still recovering from the amazing Our Social Fabric sale last weekend here in Vancouver.  It was so crazy!  I got a bunch of new fabrics, mostly knits because I am trying to sew more casual wear. I’ve been organizing and rearranging fabrics (I am running out of room), and finding all sorts of things I had forgotten about.  It is exciting and also daunting to look through one’s stash….better get sewing and make some space!

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News

Indie Sew now has the Glea dress by Whitney Deal available on their site.

Christine Haynes released a new pattern, the Lottie dress.  This looks like an incredibly versatile pattern with a shirt and dress variation and several sleeve options.

Check out this cute free origami needle-holder pattern from Makery.

 

Makes

A truly  inspiring me-made outfit from Handmade Frenzy.

Don’t miss this stunning lace-sleeved shift dress from Anneke Caramin.

Freia’s Fraser sweatshirt is super cute.

I am loving Beth’s fabric scrap undies, I’m gonna make some of these myself!

This Caravan tote from Noodlehead is making me crave some bag-making.

How cool are these rooftop photos from Made by 6?!  Adorable outfit too, of course.

A super cute Inari T-shirt from Anna-Zoe..

This buffalo check Opal cardigan from Love Teach Sew is to die for.

See this pair of amazing high-waisted pants come together on Dessine Moi Un Patron.

This comfy Camas blouse from Stoffige Blog is gorgeous.

I love this Jasper sweater and tights combo from Fadanista.

Mady from The Wardrobe Project made the coolest little jacket you ever did see.

 

Resources

Emerald Erin shows us 3 ways to sew panty elastic, a perfect combo with Beth’s scrap bust above.

In the folds teaches us how to move a dart.

A cute half-moon pouch tutorial from Haberdashery Fun.

Peekaboo pages demonstrates how to dye fabric.

Melly Sews shows us an alternate way to sew a v-neck.

A great shibori dyeing tutorial from True Bias.

 

Inspiration

A fantastic interview on Cashmerette with Montserrat from Mexican Pink.

I really enjoyed this story of a prom dress from Frivolous At Last.

I swooned for this sleepwear series by Ukrainian based loungewear line, Sleeper.

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Really cool round up! Thank you for the mention 🙂 And those roof top shots are gorgeous!

Hi Helen! Thanks so much for mentioning my tribute to my mom for sewing my prom dress. What a great round up of links…this will keep me going for a while. 🙂

Great round up Helen!

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