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Shibori Indigo Dyeing
04 09 2017

This summer I had the pleasure of dyeing some fabric with friends using a shibori method and indigo dye. I took loads of photos and I have had this post...

Sierra Swimsuit
21 08 2017

This summer I got together with Caroline and Tasia for some Shibori Indigo Dyeing! We had such a blast and I have a full post coming your way soon with...

TOP 5 HIGHLIGHTS
28 12 2017

I love reflecting. As a type A planner, I get caught up in what's coming next and what my future holds. I struggle sometimes to appreciate moments when I'm in them....

18 12 2017

I love this time of year when I get to read everyone’s sewing reflection posts and ogle their favourite makes. It's really fun to look back at the year and...

Wednesday Weekly
15 11 2017

Happy Wednesday! I want to thank all of the bloggers and pattern designers who have contacted me to give me their information about their blogs and companies. In almost all...

Sleeveless Nettie Bodysuit
05 06 2017

This pattern was a total surprise for me. I have always admired other people’s versions but I never thought It was for me.  Enter Gillian with her sewing dares challenge!...

Spring/Summer sewing 2017
28 04 2017

Are you guys ready for Spring and Summer!? I have been thinking a lot about what I want to sew this season and I have to admit, I'm still in the overwhelmed...

Blackwood Cardigan
02 03 2017

Fabric can make all the difference in the final garment, so it is important to choose the right fabric for your desired results! I hope you are all excited to...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
31 08 2016

50 Wednesday Weeklys!  Thank you all so much for reading these round-ups and supporting this indie sewing report! I love putting it together and it is really nice to see...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
21 07 2016

Happy Thursday, makers!  I fell behind this week, but I still wanted to get this amazing roundup of beautiful makes to you, even if it is technically a day late!...

Winslow Culottes Sewalong
07 07 2016

Today is all about gathering supplies for our Winslows!  Luckily, we don’t need too many things, just fabric, a zipper, some interfacing, and (of course) thread.   You can see...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
08 06 2016

Hello, makers!  Is anyone else looking at their list of things to make for summer and counting the actual weeks in summer and seeing that the two do not play nice?...

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,...

Helen's Closet Wednesday Weekly
30 03 2016

Apologies for skipping a Wednesday last week, I was sick with a cold and had to choose between finishing my Almada Robe so I could lounge around in it, or...