Chloe

27 03 2019

Happy Wednesday! First of all, we want to give a big "thank you" to everyone who supported us during the re-release for the York Pinafore! We feel very lucky to...

22 03 2019

Now that the new York Pinafore is out in the more inclusive size range (0-30), we wanted to round up some of our favourite ways to hack it! In addition...

20 03 2019

Happy Wednesday, makers! This is an extra special Wednesday for Helen's Closet because today, we released the new, updated York Pinafore! You can read all the details in our blog...

19 03 2019

Thanks so much to everyone who has supported the new size range for the York Pinafore! It is so exciting and special that we are able to keep updating our...

19 03 2019

The new York has arrived! We're so excited that the York Pinafore is the second pattern to be updated with the new size range, and it feels wonderful to be...

15 03 2019

Welcome back! Today we will be continuing our homemade bias tape adventure with a tutorial on how to finish edges with a bias facing. If you want to learn how...

14 03 2019

It's time for a confession- I used to find making bias tape terrifying. I thought it intimidating and difficult to master. Once you break it down into steps, though, it's...

Wednesday Weekly
13 03 2019

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 !...

06 03 2019

It's Wednesday once again, and March is in full swing! I'm always relieved at the beginning of March, because it feels like you can see the light at the end...

27 02 2019

Happy Wednesday! This week has brought us not one, but two beautiful outerwear patterns, and loads of inspiring makes from the community. It's always so invigorating to see what fellow...

21 02 2019

It's probable that many of you have already heard of the Love to Sew Podcast, co-hosted by Helen herself- but there are so many amazing podcasts out there! There are...

20 02 2019

Happy Wednesday! It is a little unbelievable that we are already halfway through February. Is it too early to start dreaming of spring sewing? Dreaming is basically planning ahead, right?...

13 02 2019

Happy Wednesday, Makers! We are huddled up over here in the middle of our own giant snowglobe. Is there anything cozier than looking up from your machine and seeing big...

11 02 2019

Sewing patch pockets can be a little bit intimidating, especially if you're working with a knit fabric. You want your edges to be as clean and even as possible, which...