Helen

Wednesday Weekly #96
10 08 2017

Happy Thursday! I'm a little behind this week because we spent the long weekend over on Hornby island. It was a wonderful trip full of snorkeling, lounging, reading and of...

07 08 2017

I picked up this piece of rayon challis at Fabric By Designer in Toronto when I was there last month. I have been meaning to make the winged version of...

Wednesday Weekly
02 08 2017

Welcome to August, makers! I am getting pretty excited about fall sewing, I have to admit. I know, I know, summer isn't over, but even though I am over a...

Suki Kimono
01 08 2017

I am absolutely blown away by the support and excitement for Suki! I can't wait to see all the gorgeous and glamorous robes you all make. Many of you expressed...

Suki Kimono Dress
31 07 2017

I have been pleasantly surprised at how versatile the Suki Kimono is during my pattern development phase. I have experimented with dresses, cover-ups, jackets, and tops. I love when patterns can...

Suki Kimono
27 07 2017

The day when I get to share the tester photos is my favorite day of launch week - is that weird?  I love sharing a new pattern with you all,...

26 07 2017

Happy Wednesday!!  I could not be more pleased with the reactions to the Suki kimono yesterday. Thank you all so much for your excitement and support for my third pattern! I...

Suki Kimono PDF Pattern
25 07 2017

I am soooooo excited to share this latest pattern with you! Introducing *drum roll please* the Suki Kimono! I have been wearing my initial version of this Kimono nearly every...

New Pattern Tease
24 07 2017

I can't wait to share my latest pattern with you all tomorrow! It is a design that I am very excited about and it just so happens to be perfect...

Wednesday Weekly
19 07 2017

Happy Wednesday! This past weekend I got together with some friends to do some indigo dyeing! We each dyed four pieces and we are so happy with the results. I...

White Linen Blaire Shirt Cheyanne Tunic
17 07 2017

Ever since I discovered Style Bee, I have been obsessed with Lee’s simple and classic look. It’s not a sewing blog, but I love how she pairs neutrals and elevates...

Reeta Shirtdress
13 07 2017

I am so pumped to share this post with you all today! As some of you may know from our Instagram stories, Caroline from Blackbird Fabrics and I are friends IRL and...

Wednesday Weekly #92
12 07 2017

Happy Wednesday! I hope you are all having an awesome summer so far!! I don't know about you, but many of my summer sewing plans have fallen by the wayside...

Best Indie Swimsuit Patterns
10 07 2017

Every summer for the past two years I have made myself a new handmade swimsuit. I love the process of making swimwear and I have so much fun wearing my...

Wednesday Weekly #91
05 07 2017

Happy Wednesday!  Also, a very happy belated Canada Day and Fourth of July to all the Canadians and Americans! I hope you all had great holidays. We went for a...