Discovering Couture Sewing with Susan Khalje

Earlier this week I talked about our word of the year: Quality. The longer I sew, the more I come

Year in Review: See Ya Later 2019!

Another year has come and gone almost faster than we could blink, and before we bring 2019 to a close,

Our Sewist & Maker Holiday Gift Guide

Last week we shared our ideas for handmade gifts that you can make for others with stuff you might already

Montreal Maker Series: Meet Susan Moss

Hello there, Amy here. For the last installment of the Montreal Maker Series (in honour of our Sienna Maker Jacket),


Hi! Amy here. This instalment of the Montreal Maker Series is super special to me. Bernice Sorge is the mother


We are starting off the week with another installment in our Montreal Maker Series! This edition features the lovely and

Serious Studio Upgrade: Our New Pfaff Sewing Suite

If you follow us along on Instagram, you may have noticed that we recently welcomed a very exciting addition to

The Best Personal Dress Form EVER: Reviewing the Beatrice Dress Form

Sometimes it feels like we’re swimming in dress forms at the studio. We have our professional Alvanon form; this was

Talking Tailoring with Patrick Grant from the Great British Sewing Bee

When we first cooked up the idea of the #BlazerofGlory challenge for our Jasika Blazer Heather mentioned that we should

Interview with a Tailor: Wisdom from Maimu

I’ve been really lucky over the years to find some incredible pattern testers. Pattern making and development happens in a

Sewist Spotlight and Pattern Muse: Jasika Nicole

The internet can be a wonderful place. How I else would I get to meet the ebullient, charming and hilarious

Announcing the #SewFrosting Challenge Winners!!

Hi everyone! This #sewfrosting challenge has been a wild ride! I never expected it would take off quite as it

Our Holiday Gift Guide for Makers

Hi there, Amy here. On instagram we asked you what your absolute must-have sewing books, tools and fun extras for

The Ultimate List of Ethical Shoe Companies

I’m a full-blown, insatiable shoe addict. As someone who thinks about comfort as much as I think about style, finding those

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

Master Denim Repair & Jeans Restoration with Indigo Proof

Is anything worse than a non-intentional hole in your favourite pair of jeans? Having the crotch essentially explode (especially when

Tailoring Custom Jeans with Ben Viapiana

To kick off No Fear New Jeans Month, I want to introduce you to one of the denim magicians who


Today I’m happy to share a wee interview I did with my pal Seamstress Erin. We met when she interviewed me a


I stumbled on Ralph Pink Patterns a few years ago. Back then, the site offered a mix of corset and