Posted by Chloe | 19/06/2019 | My Makes, Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday makers! At last, we can finally share what we've been working on over here at Helen's Closet for the past few weeks: our first duo pattern launch ever, the Ashton Top and Donovan Skirt! These patterns have been in the works for a long time, and we're so happy to finally have them out in the world. News (clockwise from top left) We released two new patterns at Helen’s Closet, the Ashton Top and Donovan Skirt! CocoWawa Crafts released the Raspberry Jumpsuit & Dress.  Opian released the Vaulion Trousers & Shorts.  Sew House Seven released the Free-Range Slacks....

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Posted by Helen | 13/06/2019 | Ashton Top, Donovan Skirt, Pattern News

We are so excited to announce our very first duo pattern launch- the Ashton Top and Donovan Skirt! These two wardrobe essentials are fun to make for beginners and advanced sewists alike. Both Ashton and Donovan are available in sizes 0-30. Grab both patterns this week for 20% off! The Ashton Top is a classic woven tank top with a signature A-line shape. It comes with options for a binding finish or an all-in-one facing. Try the cropped view with high-waisted pants or skirts or the hip-length view with jeans or your favorite summer shorts. Ashton also has a D-cup...

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Posted by Chloe | 12/06/2019 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday! We're hard at work on some exciting new projects that we can't wait to share! In the meantime, it's been a productive week for the sewing community, with the release of several new patterns. News (clockwise from top left) Tabitha Sewer released the Lena Horne Dress.  Halfmoon Atelier released the La Brea Tee.  Tilly and the Buttons released the Romy Top and Dress and the Jessa Trousers and Shorts.  Rosy Peña Patterns released the Abby Dress and Blouse. Makes This Trevi Dress from Hey June Handmade is so cute! I love the easy vibes of this dress.  Erica...

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Closet Case Patterns Amy Jumpsuit
Posted by Helen | 06/06/2019 | My Makes

Before I get into this make (which I LOVE) I feel I need to acknowledge that this was not my best pattern matching or print placement work. A stark contrast to my tiger dress. In fact, I was so excited to dive into the project I just decided to wing it and live with wherever the palm fronds ended up. Well, ill let you be the judge. This is the Amy Jumpsuit from Closet Case Patterns and I have been wanted to try it since it was released late last summer. It is a relatively simple sew, and I figured...

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Posted by Chloe | 05/06/2019 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday! We are having a productive and busy week here at Helen's Closet, jumping right from Me Made May right into summer projects! We are feeling so inspired by all of the wonderful makes we saw during Me Made May-everyone should give themselves a big pat on the back. News (clockwise from top left) Seamwork released the Crosby Swimsuit and Gene Dress.  Pattern Scout released the Fern Top. Itch to Stitch released the Kauai Top.  Amy Nicole Studio released the Chelsea Party Dress.  Makes Handmade Shelby made a York Pinafore in the coolest geometric fabric.  Teri from Fa Sew...

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Winslow Culottes Workroom Social Fabric
Posted by Helen | 31/05/2019 | My Makes, Winslow Culottes

I have another project to share that is made from Workroom Social fabric. This print is from their latest collection and it was designed by Kelli Ward from True Bias. I simply could not resist getting some when I was at Camp Workroom Social last October. Today is the last day to grab 20% off the Winslow Culottes to help celebrate the new size range! No coupon code required. Get the Winslow Culottes This is view C of Winslow, the classic culotte length. This view is what inspired the pattern and is my favourite way to wear Winslow! It is...

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