We Are Hiring!

Our small but mighty team is growing! We are looking for a new Customer Service and Shipping Coordinator to come

I’m Going to Stockholm and Want Your Tips!

Hey y’all! I’m headed to London for just over a week to teach some jean making workshops and decided to

Achieving Max-Org: How We Stay Organized in Our Sewing Studio

This week I shared a complete tour of our new studio, and today I want to talk about how everything is

Our New Studio Space: Closet Case HQ

This post has been a looooong time coming! I’ve wanted to share our new studio space with you for a

Last Chance to Save 30% On Jean-Making Course & Jeans Patterns

We’ve had so much fun with our “No Fear New Jeans” month.  We love seeing everyone participating on Instagram and are really

Introducing No Fear Jeans Month

Today is the first day of February, the second month of 2018, and the day before my 37th birthday. It’s

Our Year in Review

I think it’s safe to say that 2017 was our most challenging year yet, in more ways than one. Looking

Join us for a Studio Warming and Christmas Party at our New Space!

Greetings! As you may know if you’ve been following us on Instagram, we just moved into our new office space!

Our Annual Thanksgiver Sale – Save 20% on Patterns, Kits and Classes

It’s our greatest pleasure to be a part of your sewing journey, and every year we like to celebrate with

Updates to our Ginger Jeans

Hey y’all – just a quick message to let you know we’ve made a few small tweaks to our Ginger

Introducing the Maker Journal

A few weeks ago I mentioned switching up our weekly Sunday blog post format. For the past few years, I’ve

The Value of Switching it Up (Your Input Needed!)

Hi, you. I feel like it’s been a while since we had a real conversation. I surprised myself when I

Refreshing Our Brand

Thank you deeply for the enthusiastic response to our new website design! We’ve been working on it for months and

Rebranded! A Big Facelift for Closet Case Patterns

Ah! Today is a big day for us. I feel like I just built a new house and am inviting

ANNOUNCING THE PRESALE FOR OUR LATEST ONLINE WORKSHOP: SEW YOUR DREAM JEANS!

Today is a little thrilling for me because I am bringing you something really personal and thisclose to my heart,

END OF YEAR SURVEY (WITH A GIVEAWAY!)

Happy 2017 everyone! I hope you are having as much fun as I am planning the year to come. We

A Holiday Gift Guide for Sewists & Knitters

It’s already December. The time, WHERE DOES IT GO? I’ve been gearing up for the holidays and had so much

HARRY THE CAVALIER

This year, after a lot of thought, consideration, agonizing, Petfinder stalking, training book reading and general obsessing, I got a

WE’RE HIRING!

It’s been a crazy busy year and we need a little more help around the studio to grow Closet Case

PRINTED PATTERNS ARE ON THE WAY!

It’s been a crazy year, and if I’ve been a little cagey about what I’ve been up to, it’s just

CONE DENIM KITS ARE BACK (FOR A LIMITED TIME ONLY!)

Exciting news! Jennifer from Workroom Social and I are offering our exclusive Cone Mills Denim kits once again for a

BACK FROM VACATION!

Oh, it’s so nice to be back! As you may know, I went on a rather long and epic journey

THE PATTERN THAT CHANGED MY LIFE

Hey y’all! This week I shared the “Pattern That Changed My Life” on one of my favourite blogs, While She

SERGER REVIEW: THE JUKI MO654DE

You may remember that I was on the hunt for a good serger this spring. My Brother 1034D was having

UNDERSTANDING DENIM FABRIC IN SEAMWORK MAGAZINE

Happy Canada Day to my fellow Canucks and Happy Hump Day to the rest of you! Just a quick post

GINGER JEANS EN FRANÇAIS!

Happy Monday everyone. Just a quick announcement today: the Ginger Jeans pattern is now available in French! I’ve found an

I NEED YOUR HELP!

edit: Than you to everyone who participated! I received over a thousand responses and it will take some time to

WELCOME TO THE NEW CLOSET CASE FILES!

Hello friends! I’m so excited to finally show you my new blog. Switching to my own domain name has been

SEW SO SO GRATEFUL!

Hello friends. I’ve just come back from a restorative, romantic weekend in a rustic little cabin (followed by an evening

MY NEW LOVER MAN

Say hello to my new lover. HELLO LOVER. Did you think I was going to inundate you with photos of

HALLOWEEN 2012: A Toddler in a Tiara

Well, it happened. Saturday I debuted this year’s ‘Ween labour of love: a Toddler in a Tiara. Because nothing is

HALLOWEEN HISTORY: Part III

So we finally arrive at last year’s triple header Halloween extravaganza (I just heard RuPaul say that in my head

HALLOWEEN HISTORY: Part II

I‘ve been procrastinating all week on my costume; we need a name for the Fall Sewing Lazies. I gave myself

HALLOWEEN HISTORY: Part 1

To put it bluntly, when it comes to Halloween, I do not f*ck around. It’s par for the course, really.