Into My Closet

Closet Case Files Clare Coat by Helen's Closet
22 12 2015

I could not be more excited to share my most recent make with you all!  It’s the star of this season’s indie pattern releases (IMHO), the Closet Case Files Clare...

True Bias Hudson Pants by Helen's Closet
11 12 2015

Knit projects are rapidly becoming my favourite things to sew.  I love how quickly they come together, how easily they fit, and how wearable they are. My grey Lark Tee...

Kate Top by Tessuti Patterns - Sewing by Helen's Closet
08 12 2015

Sometimes it’s fun to make summer clothes in the winter, just so you can dream of those warm days when you’ll be wearing them again!  It can be difficult to...

Bethioua Sweater by Elle Puls - Made by Helen's Closet
04 12 2015

I am really excited about the Indie Sew winter collection this year!  It is the first bundle I’ve purchased from them and I am super stoked  to make all three...

Helen's Closet Sallie Dress and Hollyburn Skirt by Closet Case Files and Sewaholic Patterns
27 11 2015

A couple of months ago, I did a guest post on Closet Case Files about my short Sallie Dress variation.  I love the way that dress turned out and I...

Helen's Closet Davie Dress by Sewaholic Patterns
20 11 2015

You guys, the Davie Dress by Sewaholic Patterns is serious business.  It is one of the most flattering, comfortable, and versatile garments I have made to date, and I'm kicking myself...

FREE Granger Book Bag PDF Pattern by Helen's Closet
16 11 2015

One week to go! I can’t believe how fast the last two months have flown by. I am very excited to share the Granger Book Bag Pattern with you next...

Grainline Linden Sweater by Helen's Closet
13 11 2015

It's no secret that I am a Grainline Studio fan, their patterns fit me really well and are very wearable.  I love that they all go well together so it is easy...

Grid Pants by Helen's Closet
06 11 2015

I’ve been eyeing the grid pant motif on Pinterest lately, it's an interesting take on a classic suit pant.  Of course I went in the complete opposite direction with mine...

FREE Granger Book Bag PDF Pattern by Helen's Closet
19 10 2015

One of the things I wanted to focus on with my first pattern design, the Granger Book Bag, is making it appealing to both men and women.  I have a...

Helen's Closet Sewaholic Minoru Jacket
16 10 2015

For the past two summers, Abby from While She Naps has interviewed sewing bloggers for her series, The Pattern That Changed My Life.  It is inspiring to read about people's experiences with sewing...

Sutton Blouse by Helen's Closet
09 10 2015

I love a good loose-fitting blouse for everyday work wear.  Something I can put on with my skinny jeans that will look professional enough without being constricting or fussy.  The...

Hudson Pants by Helen's Closet
02 10 2015

Is anyone else thrilled about how popular elastic waisted pants have become recently?  You simply can’t get more comfortable than loose pants, except for maybe leggings...or no pants!  I think...

Lark Tees by Helen's Closet
25 09 2015

As many of you know, I am completely taken with sewing knits since my first knit success, the Sallie Dress.  I wanted to keep my excitement going this week by...

Sallie Dress by Helen's Closet
22 09 2015

I am so excited to have finally made a knit garment AND to get to share it on Heather’s Blog, Closet Case Files. Head on over there to check out...