Helen

Wednesday Weekly
14 03 2017

Hi Makers! There are so many awesome Spring/Summer patterns coming our way these days, I am like a kid in a candy shop! I am currently working on the Victory...

Blackwood Cardigan Sewalong
14 03 2017

Welcome to the second post in the Blackwood Cardigan Sewalong! I am really excited to get started. If you haven't yet, you can grab your copy of the Blackwood Cardigan...

Blackwood Cardigan Sewalong
13 03 2017

I hope you all are as excited as I am to dive into this sewalong!  Whether you are new to sewing with knits or you just like the motivation that...

Wednesday Weekly
09 03 2017

Hi, Makers! Apologies for the late Wednesday Weekly, I was away on a little work retreat for the last few days so I am playing catch up on blog-related things....

Tessuti Leni Top
06 03 2017

I'm taking a break from the Blackwood Cardigan posts today! As much as I love making patterns and supporting fellow sewists as they tackle my designs, I also LOVE making...

Blackwood Cardigan Inspiration
03 03 2017

I’ll be the first to admit that my motivation for designing the Blackwood Cardigan was purely selfish. I really wanted a layering cardigan with extra long arms and a nice,...

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...

01 03 2017

Helloooooo, Makers! What a crazy week it has been! I released my second garment pattern this week, the Blackwood Cardigan, which makes today a very exciting day because I get...

Blackwood Cardigan Tester Roundup
28 02 2017

I was so fortunate to have a fantastic group of ladies test my latest pattern, the Blackwood Cardigan. Their versions turned out beautifully and their feedback was invaluable to the...

Blackwood Cardigan PDF Sewing Pattern
27 02 2017

I am positively giddy with excitement today! I have been working on my second garment pattern for months and it is finally ready for the sewing world. Introducing *drumroll please*...

Helens Closet PDF Sewing Pattern
25 02 2017

Hi there, makers! I am excited to give you all a little sneak peak of my next pattern today! It will be released this coming Monday and I could not...

Wednesday Weekly
22 02 2017

Happy Wednesday!  This has been a busy week for me as I gear up for the release of my next pattern! I am so excited to share it with you all...

Toaster Sweater 1
20 02 2017

How could I resist making this season’s most popular indie pattern, the Sew House Seven Toaster Sweater!? It has been regularly popping up on my Instagram feed and blogroll and...

Wednesday Weekly
15 02 2017

Happy Wednesday! There were so many pattern releases this week! I love seeing all the spring goodies coming out, it's making me very excited to get sewing. I also recently...

Best Indie Patterns for Colour Blocking
13 02 2017

Yes, I spell colour with a 'u' - I am Canadian. Colour, doughnut, flavour, favourite, honour, etc. They just don't look right without the u! ANYways, enough of that. I...