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