Helen

18 07 2018

Happy Wednesday, Makers! It's  been a couple weeks so there is lots to catch up on! I hope you are all enjoying your summers and getting some much deserved R&R....

Helen's Closet
16 07 2018

Three years ago I launched my little home on the web here at helenscloset.ca and it has completely changed my life (not an overstatement, I promise). I knew right from...

Long York Pinafore
09 07 2018

This next York Pinafore hack is an exciting take on this pattern with spaghetti straps, a midi-length, and side slits. I like to combine a few hack ideas into one...

02 07 2018

Welcome to the first post in the York Pinafore Hack series! I am so excited to show you some ways to modify this pattern and make it your own. If...

27 06 2018

Happy Wednesday! I am on a mission this week to make myself a pair of shorts before we take a little holiday to Hornby Island here in BC with my family....

25 06 2018

This week we are diving in deep into swimwear over on the Love to Sew Podcast! I hope you go check out the episode because it is full of awesome...

Tencel Suki Kimono Jacket
21 06 2018

This is the second tencel Suki Robe jacket that I have to share with you this week (you can see the first one here). Both of these cover-ups have come...

20 06 2018

Happy Wednesday! I am glad to be back sharing all the amazing things that are happening in the community right now. I missed a couple weeks when I was on vacation...

Tencel Suki Kimono Jacket
19 06 2018

This week I have two Tencel Suki Robe hacks to share with you! I love this pattern for at home lounging AND for everyday glamour so I wanted to show you...

16 06 2018

It is the final day of the Suki Robe sewalong! We are going to sew the back ties onto the robe and hem it. I hope you have enjoyed following...

15 06 2018

Today we are looking at the exposed seam method for finishing the front band of your Suki Robe. If you prefer an enclosed seam method for your front band, you...

14 06 2018

Today we are covering the intermediate method for finishing the Suki Robe front band. This method results in a fully enclosed seam on the inside of the robe. Tomorrow we...

12 06 2018

Today we will finish the cuffs using an exposed seam method. If you prefer all hidden seams, you can check out that method here. Both methods work and it really...

11 06 2018

We are back to finish the cuffs today! I will be walking you through the hidden seam method and tomorrow we will look at the exposed seam method. Either works...

09 06 2018

Are you ready to put your Suki together?  We will be doing a lot of steps today, only because in order to finish the pockets, we have to get all...