Wednesday Weekly
Posted by Helen | 14/02/2018 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Valentines Day! I hope you are all getting lots of love today, be it from your partners, pets, family, or the sewing community. My partner, Sam, is out of town this week so I am flying solo, but I have exciting plans to watch the Bachelor with friends and work on my knitting project. I am making progress on the hat that we are knitting in my class, but I have to say that it is humbling to be a beginner at something! There are SO many mistakes in my first project and it is taking every fibre of my...

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Avery Leggings
Posted by Helen | 12/02/2018 | Pattern News

I have been so blown away by the response to my new Avery Leggings pattern this week! Thanks so much to all of you who said kind things and supported me this week, I really appreciate it. There have even been some versions popping up on Instagram already! The sale on Avery is ending on the 13th so if you are thinking about grabbing the pattern, now is the time! I will be doing a series of tutorials on the blog to help you confidently sew your Averys, look out for that soon. Today is the last chance to grab this...

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Posted by Helen | 07/02/2018 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday! Thank you all so much for your support for the Avery Leggings this past couple of days! I am so happy that my love of leggings is not misplaced and that so many of you are excited about making this quick and easy layering pattern! There were loads of good happenings this week in the community, I hope you enjoy this week's roundup! News (clockwise from top left) I released the Avery Leggings this week! Grab them for 20% off to help me celebrate! Straight Stitch Designs released the Madrona Skirt. Hey June Handmade released the Bryce Cargo Pants....

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Avery Leggings
Posted by Helen | 06/02/2018 | Pattern News

It's my favourite day of the pattern launch week - the tester roundup day! I love sharing all my testers hard work and their thoughts on the pattern with you. I share every review, no exclusions, and I share all photos that my testers give me permission to use. In the case of the Avery Leggings, many of my testers were so excited after making their first pair that they went on to make 2-4 more in the span of 1 week! Now that is some serious positive feedback. Since this test, the only change to the pattern itself is...

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Avery Leggings
Posted by Helen | 05/02/2018 | Pattern News

I can’t wait for you to meet the latest pattern in my collection, the Avery Leggings! This pattern has been in the works for some time now, as I am a die-hard leggings fan. Leggings to work, leggings to dinner, leggings around the house, leggings everywhere! I am certainly not alone in the love affair here on the west coast, and I hope that my passion for this simple layering piece will be infectious and you will want leggings for every day of the week, too! The Avery leggings are 20% this week in celebration of the launch! No coupon...

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Wednesday Weekly
Posted by Helen | 31/01/2018 | Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday, makers! I am feeling so good this week after the Blackwood got chosen as one of the top patterns of 2017 on pattern review! Thank you to everyone who has made the Blackwood and supported me through the blog and podcast! I actually have my fourth pattern coming out on Monday and I could not be more excited to share it with you! Stay tuned for the launch post 🙂 News (clockwise from top left) Itch to Stitch released the Sequoia Cargo shorts. Wardrobe by Me released the Paperboy Pleated pants. Sew Over It released the Charlotte Dress....

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