Helen

Wednesday Weekly
22 02 2017

Happy Wednesday!  This has been a busy week for me as I gear up for the release of my next pattern! I am so excited to share it with you all...

Toaster Sweater 1
20 02 2017

How could I resist making this season’s most popular indie pattern, the Sew House Seven Toaster Sweater!? It has been regularly popping up on my Instagram feed and blogroll and...

Wednesday Weekly
15 02 2017

Happy Wednesday! There were so many pattern releases this week! I love seeing all the spring goodies coming out, it's making me very excited to get sewing. I also recently...

Best Indie Patterns for Colour Blocking
13 02 2017

Yes, I spell colour with a 'u' - I am Canadian. Colour, doughnut, flavour, favourite, honour, etc. They just don't look right without the u! ANYways, enough of that. I...

Wednesday Weekly Helens Closet
08 02 2017

Happy Wednesday!  There is so much lovely bra and underwear making goodness happening this week and it falls so nicely in line with my sewing pursuits of late. I can't wait...

Cloth Habit Watson Bra
06 02 2017

Yup, I have just posted pictures of myself in my underwear on the internet. I did not hit 'publish' without a little (or a lot) of consideration. What will my...

Wednesday Weekly Helens Closet
01 02 2017

Happy February, makers! I hope you are having a great week. There is so much awesome sewing happening right now it is hard to keep up! I am especially impressed...

Style Arc Blaire Shirtdress
30 01 2017

I'm pretty pumped to share my latest make with you all, and those of you who follow me on Instagram know that it is an instant favorite of mine! This...

Wednesday Weekly Helens Closet
25 01 2017

Hi, makers!  I'm getting a bit of the January blues these days, but I'm pushing through and already planning my sewing for Spring to distract myself! I can't wait to...

Hollyburn Skirt and Short Linden
23 01 2017

At the beginning of December, I made a sewing list for this winter and I am slowly but surely making my way through it. I am not likely to get...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
18 01 2017

Hi Makers!  I hope your week is in full swing! I am having a great one myself, and I am reminded this week of how fortunate we all are to...

Colette Wren Dress
16 01 2017

I have a confession to make: I have never made a Colette pattern, not until now that is.  Arguably, this isn't 100% accurate since I have made several Seamwork patterns,...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
11 01 2017

Happy Wednesday, makers! I have a new segment in the Wednesday Weekly this week! I am sharing some of the amazing community events that are happening, so you can stay...

Grainline Studio Archer Button-up
09 01 2017

I love that this shirt gets two animal descriptors. ‘Mammoth Buffalo’ sounds like a pretty sweet combination to me! For those of you who are thinking “what the heck is...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
04 01 2017

Happy first Wednesday of the new year, makers! I hope you are all full of excitement and sewjo for new projects and experiences. It has been so nice to take...