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Just dropping in to let you know you have until midnight EST to get 15% off our new online workshop,
Thank you deeply for the enthusiastic response to our new website design! We’ve been working on it for months and
Ah! Today is a big day for us. I feel like I just built a new house and am inviting
Today is a little thrilling for me because I am bringing you something really personal and thisclose to my heart,
Happy 2017 everyone! I hope you are having as much fun as I am planning the year to come. We
It’s already December. The time, WHERE DOES IT GO? I’ve been gearing up for the holidays and had so much
This year, after a lot of thought, consideration, agonizing, Petfinder stalking, training book reading and general obsessing, I got a
Hey guys! I just wanted to give you a few quick updates on some changes to our pattern shop and
Attention Canadians! I know the dollar is extremely depressing right now and I’ve received a few emails asking for Canadian pricing.
It’s been a crazy busy year and we need a little more help around the studio to grow Closet Case
It’s been a crazy year, and if I’ve been a little cagey about what I’ve been up to, it’s just
Exciting news! Jennifer from Workroom Social and I are offering our exclusive Cone Mills Denim kits once again for a
Oh, it’s so nice to be back! As you may know, I went on a rather long and epic journey
Today I’m happy to share a wee interview I did with my pal Seamstress Erin. We met when she interviewed me a
Hey y’all! This week I shared the “Pattern That Changed My Life” on one of my favourite blogs, While She
You may remember that I was on the hunt for a good serger this spring. My Brother 1034D was having
Happy Canada Day to my fellow Canucks and Happy Hump Day to the rest of you! Just a quick post
Happy Monday everyone. Just a quick announcement today: the Ginger Jeans pattern is now available in French! I’ve found an
Well, I have some very exciting news for you today. Due to popular demand, our Cone Mills denim is BACK
edit: Than you to everyone who participated! I received over a thousand responses and it will take some time to
Hello friends! I’m so excited to finally show you my new blog. Switching to my own domain name has been
Hello friends. I’ve just come back from a restorative, romantic weekend in a rustic little cabin (followed by an evening
Say hello to my new lover. HELLO LOVER. Did you think I was going to inundate you with photos of
I stumbled on Ralph Pink Patterns a few years ago. Back then, the site offered a mix of corset and
Hi pals. Hope you are enjoying your weekend. Today, despite my crippling hangover (I am too old to be cajoled
In all my pattern making madness I have neglected the poor Sew Bossy Initiative because I am a bad blogger.
Hello troops. I choked on a sob the other day when Google revealed they were “retiring” Reader, the RSS feeder
Hey pals. I was interviewed as a featured member on BurdaStyle this month! (Queue me blushing and looking down modestly….
Hello my friends. I am 30 minutes away from a week without technology but before I go I thought I’d
%$#@ing chiffon. Gosh darn you straight to the beautiful, florescent fuchsia hell you came from. Seducing me with your saucy