Helen

Winslow Culottes View B by Helen's Closet
09 06 2016

Like many other Vancouverites, I ride my bike to work.  It’s a quick 15 minute ride, and there is an awesome bike route close to my apartment!  I ride alongside...

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?...

Sewaholic Saltspring Bees Camisole Hack by Helen's Closet
06 06 2016

I have been eyeing the Saltspring dress for some time now, so when Caroline shared a camisole hack it was just the push I needed to invest in this pattern....

Winslow Culottes View A by Helen's Closet
02 06 2016

One of my favorite things about summer is, of course, being outside!  I love biking & walking as well as baseball, frisbee, or just picnicking in the park.  Cute summer...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
01 06 2016

Welcome to June, makers!  It is crazy how quickly me-made-may flew by.  I had visions of wearing everything I made in the past year, but of course that didn't happen....

Lark Tee and Inari Tee mashup by Helen's Closet
30 05 2016

What is a Larnari, you ask?  Well, when a pattern and another pattern love each other very much...you get the idea.  In this case, the Lark Tee and the Inari Tee Dress...

Me Made May Helen's Closet
29 05 2016

I know Me Made May isn't quite over yet, and I will be sure to share my last two outfits next weekend along with what I learned from the experience!  It...

Wednesday Weekly Helen's Closet
25 05 2016

Thank you so much to everyone who applied to be a Winslow Culottes tester yesterday!  I apologize for not leaving the testing application up longer, but I received quite a...

Winslow Culottes Sewing Pattern by Helen's Closet
24 05 2016

Would you like to pattern test for Helen’s Closet?  I am thrilled to be ready for testers of my first apparel pattern, I need your help making sure it is up to...

Itch to Stitch Mila Shirt by Helen's Closet
23 05 2016

A little selfless sewing here on the blog today, and my mother has graciously allowed me to snap her picture in her new Mila Shirt!  Sure, it is hard to...

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,...