Wednesday Weekly #162

Wednesday Weekly #162

Posted by Chloe | March 13, 2019 | Wednesday Weekly
Wednesday Weekly

Happy Wednesday, makers! This was such a fun week for us. We hosted a local Love to Sew meet-up at Blackbird Fabrics with Theresa, Meredith, and Alex from Spoonflower ! It was so inspiring to meet so many amazing local sewists. This week also saw the release of several new patterns that we are itching to make!

Wednesday Weekly

News (clockwise from top left)

On the Cutting Floor released the Mariana Dress pattern.

Athina Kakou released the Suzy Dress pattern.

Sarah Kirsten released the Raspberry Rucksack pattern.

Rad Patterns released the So Over-It Alls pattern

Waffle Patterns released the Walnoot Pants pattern.

Wardrobe by Me released the Mirri Faux Wrap Dress pattern.

In the Folds released the Peppermint Wrap Skirt pattern in collaboration with Peppermint Magazine. 


Norse Otter made this gorgeous Camille Jumpsuit.

Sew House Seven made these awesome Burnside Bibs and wrote a sew-along to go with it!

Self Assembly Required created this incredible lilac power suit! I love this coloured suit trend.

So, Zo made these very fun 70’s inspired Lander Pants.

Unlikely Nest sewed a very special jumpsuit by combining the Lillian Dress and Amy Jumpsuit. She  painted that stunning fabric by hand!

gMarie Sews up-cycled a Cashmerette Concord dress into a new top.


We All Sew posted 3 reasons to own a walking foot.

Belle Citadel published this very cute and handy sew-along for some stash-busting placemats and a table runner.

Dream Cut Sew wrote this helpful post on 14 ways to get a professional finish when sewing clothes.

The Sewcialists explain what it’s like to be a left-handed sewist.

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Hi, I'm Chloe, the Creative Assistant at Helen's Closet! I'm a Vancouver transplant from San Francisco. I love sewing, the outdoors, and RuPaul's Drag Race.

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Helen, so glad you liked my jumpsuit! I’ve seen so many great York’s this week, congrats on such a successful pattern!

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