Linden Love

    November 17, 2017

    I’m showing off my latest make and talking about my favourite sewing pattern, the Linden Sweatshirt from Grainline Studios, over on The Sewcialists blog today! You can see my latest sweater-knit version here.

  • Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection: Tamarack Jacket

    I was really happy to see that the Tamarack Jacket was going to be part of the Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection. It’s a great transitional layering piece and exactly what I need for chilly mornings when…

    October 20, 2017
  • Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection: Coram Top

    There have been a few RTW pieces that I have held on to over the years, hoping to use them to recreate my favorite items. Luckily for me, Allie from Indiesew has already done…

    October 20, 2017
  • Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection: Burnside Bibs

      Welcome to the Indiesew Fall/Winter Collection Blog tour! I was very excited to see the patterns that are part of this collection. I had been drawn to the Burnside Bibs when they first came…

    October 20, 2017
  • Handmade Wardrobe: One Year In

    The fall season always feels like the true New Year to me. It’s the time of year when I haul all my sweaters out of storage (a.k.a. the plastic tub under the bed) and…

    September 7, 2017
  • True Bias Odgen Cami

    Instant Classic: Odgen Cami from True Bias

     The Odgen Cami is probably one of my top 5 favourite indie patterns. I chose my size based on my bust measurement, but I was still expecting this top to be too tight around…

    August 13, 2017
  • Rifle Paper Co Espadrilles

    DIY Rifle Paper Co. Espadrilles

    I have been looking to add some accessories to my handmade wardrobe for some time now. I had looked at kits for DIY espadrilles on Etsy, but unfortunately, they were just too expensive (including…

    August 8, 2017
  • Jupe Chardon

    Summer of Basics: Chardon Skirt

    As my pile of store-bought items dwindles down in my closet, I’ve realized that I’m missing some key items: basics. I need bottoms in particular, and some solid items in general. I often start…

    August 2, 2017
  • Indiesew Blog Tour: Tank Top Bonanza

    When I was contacted by Allie from IndieSew to participate in the Great Tank Bonanza of 2017, I knew that I wanted to try my hand at making active wear. I prefer racerback style…

    June 21, 2017