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Me Made May Helen's Closet
21 05 2016

Me Made May week three is over and it was a true success! I'm pleased with my me-made outfits, but I'm most excited about the work I got done on my upcoming...

Wednesday Weekly Helens Closet
18 05 2016

It's been a busy week!  So many great pattern releases and makes.  I love seeing all the fun and flirty prints being used for spring, I just can't resist a...

Sew DIY maxi Nita Wrap Skirt by Helens Closet
16 05 2016

I had the pleasure of pattern testing the Nita Wrap Skirt for Beth from Sew DIY a while back, and I love my test version.  I wear it all the...

Me Made May Helen's Closet
14 05 2016

Me made may is flying by, I can't believe it is already the end of week two! I wore all my favourites this week, and made a new Nita wrap skirt...

11 05 2016

Happy Wednesday, makers!  I am still recovering from the amazing Our Social Fabric sale last weekend here in Vancouver.  It was so crazy!  I got a bunch of new fabrics,...

Grainline Studio Alder Shirtdress by Helen's Closet in Octopus Lawn
09 05 2016

Fabric stashes are not just made up of impulse purchases an 1/2 meter remnants.  In fact, I stash mostly fabric that I love too much to cut into.  I feel...

Me Made May Helen's Closet
07 05 2016

Me Made May week one was a blast!  I'm happy that I made it through and was able to get pictures each day,  It's surprisingly hard to find time to...

Wednesday Weekly
04 05 2016

Hello makers and me-made-may-ers!  I have been having so much fun putting together my me-made outfits and seeing everyones posts on Instagram.  Wow, you all are amazing!  I am house...

Seamwork Kenedy Dress by Helen's Closet
02 05 2016

I have a serious addiction to sack dresses.  This never used to be the case for me, but I can’t seem to make any other silhouette that I prefer more...

me made may
30 04 2016

The last day of April has arrived and  I am very excited to participate in my first ever Me Made May!  If you are not familiar with this annual event,...

28 04 2016

Better late than never, right?  My day got away from me yesterday, and while ‘Thursday Weekly’ doesn’t quite have the same ring to it, I wouldn’t want to miss out...

True Bias Colfax Dress by Helen's Clsoet
25 04 2016

I love when fabric in my stash is perfectly suited to a new pattern, almost like it was awaiting its fate and the time has come for it to fulfil its...

Helen's Closet Wednesday Weekly
20 04 2016

It was a busy week this week!  I got to celebrate my 28th birthday with my friends and they got me gift certificates to my favourite little fabric shop (they...

DIY Yoga Pants by Helen's Closet
15 04 2016

Are you guys getting sick of me talking about my serger yet?  It is really exciting to take my sewing to the next level and feel able to create quality...

Helen's Closet Wednesday Weekly
13 04 2016

The temperature hit 22 degrees celcius in Vancouver last week!  That is 71.6 degrees fahrenheit for y'all.  I spent last weekend cleaning off my balcony and planting my container garden....