Helen

05 11 2018

I hope you are cool with me sharing some of my knitting projects on the blog alongside my sewing! I have really gotten into knitting since learning how to do...

31 10 2018

Happy Hallowe'en! I hope you all have fun tonight, be it trick or treating with kiddos or drinking old fashions with friends! I will be shamelessly going door to door...

Persephone Pants
29 10 2018

It feels like it has been a while since my last personal blog post, and I am happy to say that I have some fun things lined up for November....

24 10 2018

Happy Wednesday, makers! I have been away for the past week visiting NYC and attending Camp Workroom Social! It was sooooo much fun and I got to a take a jeans-making class...

11 10 2018

It is my favorite day of pattern launch week! I get to share all my lovely tester's hard work with you, and hopefully it gives you the chance to see...

10 10 2018

Happy Wednesday, makers! I hope all my fellow Canadians had a great long weekend and fab Thanksgiving if you are into that kinda thing. I think our turkey dinner was...

08 10 2018

I could not be more excited to share my latest pattern with you, the Elliot Sweater and Tee! Get ready to inject some autumn coziness into your handmade wardrobe with this...

03 10 2018

Happy October! I have been swooning over the changing leaves and the crisp, cool air. All I need is a pumpkin spice latte and the picture is complete. I’ll have...

26 09 2018

Happy Wednesday! I have been out of town for the past couple of Wednesdays, so there is much to catch up on! I went on an RV adventure with Sam...

Refashioners 2018 Dress by Helen's Closet
10 09 2018

The Refashioners has been one of my favourite community events since I discovered the online sewing world. I love seeing how people take unwanted clothing and repurpose it into something...

05 09 2018

Happy Wednesday! I have something exciting to share, and it may seem like not a big deal to many of you, but I have to take a moment to brag....

Indie Sewing News
29 08 2018

Happy Wednesday, makers! I am about to test my next pattern and I am feeling so excited about it, but the nerves are creeping in too. It is always hard to...

27 08 2018

Can culottes really become a dress? Yes! pants are just skirts with crotch curves, and a dress is just a skirt with a bodice on top! OK, maybe that is...

New Sewing Patterns
22 08 2018

Happy Wednesday! I have been working hard on something special, and I'm excited to be able to tell you about it now. I am one of the bloggers kicking off...

Long Floral Linen Dress by Helen's Closet
20 08 2018

I do not want clothes to touch my body in the summer heat. When it is hot out and I know I'll be sweating buckets, the last thing I need...