My Makes

York Pinafore
31 05 2018

I have been blown away by your response to the York Pinafore this week! It means so much to me that you see my vision and are as excited about...

Winslow Culottes Paperbag Waist
18 05 2018

I have another Winslow hack to share today! This one is a little bit more complex than the elastic waisted versions we have been playing with, but I think for...

07 05 2018

The Winslow Culottes come with inseam pockets, but you can easily swap those out for slash pockets if you prefer. The benefit of the slash pocket is less bulk at your...

04 05 2018

A tutorial for an elastic back version of the Winslow Culottes has been requested by many of you since I began this hacking series. I totally understand why! Elastic backs...

Winslow Culottes Wrap Pants
26 04 2018

These pants may be my favourite make of the year thus far. They are so dead simple but I feel like a million bucks when I wear them! It the...

Winslow Culottes Elastic Waist
20 04 2018

This is the second post in the Winslow Culottes hack series I am hosting this month. Earlier this week, I shared a simple elastic waist version of this pattern that...

16 04 2018

This is the first in a series I am going to have on the blog for the next month. We will be exploring hacking the Winslow Culottes pattern to get...

Cheyanne Shirt
02 04 2018

This shirt has been a long time in the making! I grabbed this beautiful striped cotton shirting from Blackbird Fabrics last Spring and sewed this up right away. Trouble is,...

Wiksten Oversized Kimono Jacket
19 03 2018

I got sucked into a project that wasn't on my to-make list and I am not at all mad about it. I know it’s happened to you, too! Sometimes things...

Contrado Avery Leggings
12 03 2018

I have an exciting post to share with you today! I had the opportunity to work with Contrado to make my own custom fabric and it was really, really fun....

Berlin Jacket
01 03 2018

It can be a challenge to get nice pictures of your makes in the winter months. The weather always seems to be working against you and the lack of foliage...

Grainline Studio Farrow Dress
19 02 2018

This make is a little late to the blog, as it was completed in December as a holiday dress. The inspiration for this look struck me out of nowhere and...

Givre Maternity Dress
29 01 2018

Guess what!? I’m an aunt! My sister Tracy gave birth to a little baby girl and they are both very happy and healthy. The little nugget doesn't have a name...

Fairfield Button-up
22 01 2018

One of my goals for 2018 is to make some more clothes for my partner, Sam. There is an Instagram hashtag, #menswearmakenine, where I have pledged to try to accomplish...

Kalle Tunic
15 01 2018

I have been wanting to share this make with you since December! This is the Kalle tunic from the Closet Case Patterns Kalle shirtdress pattern. I have loved this pattern...