Archive | November, 2012

Meet Caroline!

Today I’d like to introduce Caroline. Caroline has been helping me behind the scenes for several months now, and it’s about time I introduce her properly. Meet Caroline! (not the same Caroline who wrote about sewing waterproof outerwear) Caroline helps me with sewing samples, answering emails and handling wholesale orders. If you’ve had a question […]

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Overdressed?

I just finished reading Overdressed: The Shockingly High Cost of Cheap Fashion, by Elizabeth Cline, and I’m full of thoughts about it. Have you read it? It’s a look at cheap fashion and its effect on the clothing we buy. (source) If not, and you’re interested in clothing, or knowing more about the products you […]

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Holiday Season Shipping

Hey, everyone! Want to know the last day you can order patterns and have them arrive on time for Christmas? I’ve posted the dates here! I found this handy flyer at my local post office with suggested mailing dates and thought it might be useful information. (Just in case you were planning to buy patterns […]

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Renfrew Top Patterns are Back in Stock!

Hello, everyone! I wanted to let you all know that the Renfrew Top pattern is in stock again. I contacted everyone who asked to be notified when it’s back in stock, but just in case, here’s a quick post. Renfrew top patterns are back in stock! The shop page is updated and no longer sold […]

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Renfrew Top: That Tricky Cowl Collar

Hey, everyone! Today I’m back to demonstrating sewing the Renfrew Top, working on the collar of View C next. I’m excited to add this demo to the library as it will answer a lot of questions! Here’s where we left off, if you’re just catching up – Sewing and Stabilizing the Shoulder Seams. Or if […]

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What Are ‘Your’ Colours?

Do you have a colour that you call yours? What are ‘your’ colours? As I get more selective with the fabrics I pick, I want to focus on wearing colours that I truly love. Colours I feel fantastic in. Colours that make people say ‘you look great today!’ Here’s what I would call my colours: […]

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