Dior Haute Couture: a Magical Fashion Exhibit in Paris

Perhaps the most memorable thing that happened on my recent trip to France was the Dior Haute Couture exhibit at

The Charlie Caftan Pattern: Inspiration & Styling

Hello caftan lovers! I never knew there were so many of you out there, but judging  by the smash success

Shirtdress Inspiration & Styling // Kalle Sewalong

Welcome to the first day of the Kalle Shirt + Shirtdress Sewalong! We’ll be covering construction of the Kalle pattern

Styling & Colour Palette in my Wardrobe // Lessons From the Curated Closet

Last week I talked in depth about how I’ve recently refined and analyzed my personal style using the book The Curated

Refining My Personal Style // Lessons From the Curated Closet

I’ve mentioned the book The Curated Closet a few times on the blog now. Based on the wonderful Into Mind

MORGAN BOYFRIEND JEANS // STYLING & INSPIRATION

Hey folks! So thrilled by your amazing response to our new pattern, the Morgan Boyfriend Jeans. I think its our best-selling

WHEN KNITTING TAKES OVER YOUR LIFE

If you’ve been following me on instagram, you may have noticed there is a WHOLE lot of knitting spam happening

HANDMADE FOR THE HOLIDAYS: LEATHER BAGS (PLUS ETSY GIFT CARD GIVEAWAY!)

I‘ve never been an “it bag” sort of person. While some of my other fashion-loving friends change their purse as

SALLIE JUMPSUIT & MAXI DRESS STYLE INSPIRATION

Happy Friday guys! Thanks for the fabulous response to the Sallie Jumpsuit & Maxi Dress pattern this week. It really

ETSY FILES: HANDMADE LEATHER SANDALS

Iam going to apologize in advance for the sandal erotica I am about to deliver to your eyeballs: My name

FABRIC CHOICES FOR THE CAROLYN PAJAMAS

Hola amigas! This week I shared some Ryan Gosling approved pajama styling inspiration. Today I’m going deep into the trenches

PAJAMA DRESSING & INSPIRATION

Hey girl. Hope you’re doing well. Are we supposed to be over Ryan Gosling now? Because never. The man knows

KNIT SOMETHING! EASY SWEATERS FOR FALL

Fall came in like a lion. A big jerk lion. In Montreal, there wasn’t a smooth transition and an Indian

ICONS

Thank you for the thoughtful responses to the post I wrote about my personal style evolution last week. It’s clear

MEDITATIONS ON DEFINING STYLE

This is going to be an intensely personal post. You’ve been warned… The great Wardrobe Architect series on the Coletterie

AUTUMN ANORAK

August is always a bittersweet time for me. In July, you can still fool yourself into thinking that autumn is

KNITTING INSANITY

Hello friends. I just finished the most epic sewing trip ever – simply waiting for a good time to document

FALL MAKE AGENDA

I‘ve been in a bit of a funk for the last month. After taking a few weeks off from sewing

The Hunt for Modern Knitting Patterns

After another vicious round of closet purging, I am down to a small (for me) wardrobe of things I will

SPRING PLAN OF ATTACK

Seeing all my fellow bloggers organize and plan their sewing projects for the spring has inspired me. I had a

COLOUR STORIES

It’s been a busy month in the sewing room. In a mad spree I finished my insanely laborious and almost