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Happy Sunday makers! I’m still recovering from an EPIC day cutting denim for our wicked awesome upcoming kits (next Monday,

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Happy Sunday makers. It was my birthday this week. Normally I don’t make much of a fuss, but it’s been

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It’s been a very difficult and emotional week for many of us, and I have been really struggling with how

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Happy (end of) Sunday makers! This weekend I laid fairly low, preparing for a big announcement tomorrow (although if you’re

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Happy 2017 makers! I hope you’re enjoying a restful weekend after the madness of the holidays. I’ve been catching up

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Happy Sunday! I am currently laid up in bed with cramps and trying to make the best of it, hence

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I just spent a very fun weekend in Hamilton, Ontario teaching a Ginger workshop at the awesome Needlework studio; this is a

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I realized this week that I failed t o post this roundup two Sundays in a row. It’s been an intense

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Happy Sunday my makers! It’s been an interesting week. I got invited to Parliament Hill (the seat of Canada’s federal

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Happy Halloween everyone! I spent the better part of this weekend throwing together a quick costume for Guillaume and I.

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Happy Sunday makers! I’m just on the tail end of a New England trip, enjoying the colours despite the massive

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Happy Sunday makers! It’s rainy and overcast today so we’re staying inside while G makes boeuf bourguignon and I click

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Happy Sunday makers! It’s been such a busy, happy week around the studio and I’m thrilled by the response to our new

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Happy Sunday makers! I hope you’re enjoying the cooling temperatures as much as I am. I love wearing big sweaters

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Happy weekend makers! I’ve been working my tail off all week and snuck off to Vermont for a short weekend

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Happy Sunday makers! I’m currently waiting to go home after a weekend Ginger workshop at one of my favourite studios,

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Happy Sunday makers! After a weird mini heatwave, Montreal seems to be finally cooling down, which gives me a little

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Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you’re enjoying these last weeks of summer… I’ve been (over) planning for a weekend camping

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I just realized I’ve written ONE HUNDRED of these weekly posts! Feels like I should mark or celebrate it somehow

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Happy Sunday everyone! I hope you’re had a wonderful weekend. Mine has been filled with birthday parties, brunches and naps

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H appy Sunday everyone. I am currently sitting in my home studio, one of the few rooms in my apartment that

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Happy Sunday everyone! Alexis here, I’m pleased to meet you all! I’ve been helping Heather “behind the scenes” for a few months

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After the craziness of the last few months getting ready to launch the new pattern, I’ve been trying to take

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I‘m not gonna lie, it’s been an intense few weeks. We have a huge pattern launch tomorrow, along with a

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Happy Sunday everyone! It’s been a frenzied week in the studio as we’re trying to  get the new pattern ready

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Happy Sunday Makers! I hope you’re having a lovely weekend. We drove up to Toronto this weekend for a quick visit

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Happy Sunday makers! It’s been unseasonably hot in Montreal this week so we’re getting a little summer preview. I’ve pulled

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Happy Sunday makers! Hope you’re having a lovely sunny day (whether you’re inside pouring over a sewing project or not!)

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Happy Sunday gang! I’ve had a lovely weekend catching up with old friends, dusting off the barbecue (THE GLORIOUS RETURN

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Sorry for this delayed round-up! It was so bloody beautiful yesterday I basically pranced like a deer out of my

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Happy Sunday makers! I got my hair done for the new pattern shoot yesterday and today I’m rocking tousled beachy waves and wishing my

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Happy weekend makers! It’s been a whirlwind of birthday parties and baby showers (Monserratt’s in fact, a friend I met

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Happy Sunday Makers! Hope you’re enjoying your Easter weekend with lots and lots of chocolate. As you read this I’m

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Happy Sunday everyone! Progress on my Snoqualmie Cardigan is creeping along after a very frustrating few days of constant ripping…

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Happy Monday makers! Somehow I accidentally forgot to publish this post on Sunday so here goes….  Hope you had a great weekend. G

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Happy Sunday everyone. Yesterday my friend Michelle came over and we banged out a bunch of Stowe bags from Grainline

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Happy Sunday everyone! I’ve been taking it majorly easy this weekend. I’m trying to get a good head start for

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Happy Sunday everyone! I spent Saturday afternoon working on a very loud shirt dress made from Vlisco wax print. Hopefully

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Happy Valentine’s Day everyone! It’s currently -25 in Montreal and I am unable to stay inside wrapped in a billion blankets eating

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Happy Sunday everyone! I’m currently in Vermont visiting a friend and knitting up a storm in her beautiful farmhouse, aka

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Happy Sunday makers! I hope you’re enjoying yourself. I’ve been diligently working on my first pair of socks and cooking

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Our first weekly wrap-up of the sewings-on in 2016! Hope you find something new to discover this week; most us

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Happy Sunday makers! This week has been filled with personal sewing projects for me; I managed to finish all my

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Happy Sunday! Hope you’re busy making things today, whether for yourself or the folks you love. I’m away from home for a

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Hope you’re enjoying your weekend! I’ve been catching up with friends and knitting up an absolute storm. I treated myself

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Happy Sunday makers! My apologies for missing this post last week; I was teaching a Ginger Jeans workshop all weekend at

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What a heartbreaking, gut-wrenching weekend it’s been. The world mourns for Paris and Beirut, and I dearly hope that if you

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Happy weekend makers! I am currently enjoying a little weekend getaway at my friend’s Vermont country house. She’s a big

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I hope you’re all recovering from your Halloween hangovers, of the candy variety or otherwise. For the first time in

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Happy weekend makers! I hope you’re cozying up with fall projects and binge watching a lot of Netflix as I

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Back in the saddle again! Thank you so much to Nat, Gillian, Helen, Hanne, Veronica Darling and Winnie for taking

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Happy Sunday makers! I am currently at the very beginning of a much needed vacation. It’s more of a working holiday

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Did you notice? I’m switching up the title of this weekly round-up because a) I named it on a whim a few

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Happy Sunday sewcialists. August is half over and yesterday I had a mild panic attack when I realized I haven’t

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Happy Sunday Makers! I hope you’re having a lovely weekend. I am breaking with my What’s Doing B&W tradition in order

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Happy Sunday Makers! I hope you’re either having a productive or an indulgently lazy weekend. A few sewing pals are

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H aving a good weekend? It’s Just for Laughs right now, my favourite of Montreal’s summer festivals, and so far

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Happy Sunday everyone! Hope you’re enjoying your weekend. If you have a Netflix account and you’re looking for something to

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This weekend I’m up in Prince Edward County in Ontario for a friends wedding! Chances are when you read this

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The mother of Montreal meet-up weeks has passed. We were lucky to have Renee, Kelli, Carmen and Deepika stop by

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Happy Sunday makers! I’m enjoying a Sunday afternoon inside, drinking tea and preparing to draft a slip dress for an

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Happy Sunday makers! This weekend has been split between putting the final touches on the new pattern (aaaaaalmost there!) and

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Happy Sunday everyone! Hope you’re having a wonderful weekend. Here’s what’s up in the sewing blog world this week. ADMIRE

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Happy Sunday makers! I hope you’re having a wonderful weekend. If you missed my posts on Instagram this week, something

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Happy Sunday folks! I hope you’re enjoying this glorious long weekend. Today I managed to plant all my summer greens

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Hello friends. I hope this finds you well. My new serger has finally arrived, and I’m spending today repairing a

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Happy Sunday gang! It is finally FINALLY glorious in Montreal and everyone is drunk on vitamin D and running around

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Hi everyone! Things have been quiet on the blog this week because I took off for a short 5 day

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Happy Sunday everyone. I hope you’re enjoying a lovely long weekend. Tomorrow I’m headed off for a short trip to

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Happy Sunday my friends! If all is going well for me, I am currently sitting by a wood stove in

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It’s outerwear week in the sewing blogosphere! Check out all this jackety goodness. ADMIRE Cascade coats galore! Loved Suzy Bee’s

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Happy weekend everyone! Hope it’s been good to you. Friday night I got all dressed up with G and went

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Happy Sunday everyone! After essentially photobombing Instagram all day Friday with pics of my finished (beloved, stupendous) Cascade duffle coat,

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Happy Sunday my friends! I hope your feet are warm wherever you are. It’s been unrelenting in Montreal this week

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Oh, to be a guest at a Beatles pajama party! I clearly still have jammies on the brain. Sarai had

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Happy Sunday everyone! My birthday is tomorrow but last night I celebrated with a house party. Today it is a

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Happy Sunday everyone! I got surprised with a new Wii U this weekend (the birthday is coming up next week

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Happy Sunday everyone! The holidays are slowly creeping towards us and rather than spending the weekend working on handmade Christmas

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Happy weekend everyone! I hope many of you are still overdosing on turkey leftovers. This week I got into a

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Hope you had a languorous, relaxing weekend. I decided it was time to set-up a photography studio in my apartment

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Happy Sunday everyone! It’s been a mellow weekend, but I was pretty distraught last night when I noticed my oldest

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I was raised primarily by my mom, and her solution for “What to do with Heather” during the summer meant

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Happy Halloween weekend! Hope you had an amazing time filled with candy hangovers and homemade costumes. I had a small

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Thank you for the amazing response to the Ginger Jeans this week, everyone! We’ve almost sold out of the kits

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Hello friends! This here outtake is the result of about a million hours of blood, sweat and serger thread…. My

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Hope everyone is having a stellar weekend. I’m in my hometown for Canadian Thanksgiving and my cousin’s wedding. The above

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This was the week of roadblocks. It’s probably worthy of a post; “A Behind the Scenes Look at Everything Going

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I ‘m dying to make comfy fall clothing, and seeing everyone’s autumnal makes is NOT HELPING PEOPLE. I’ll have to

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This has been a stellar week for projects I want to travel to so I can steal in the middle

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Hope you’ve had a lovely week. Big thanks to everyone who chimed in with iron advice this week; after much

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Hope you’ve had a marvelous week. In an attempt to counteract the effects of sitting in front of a computer

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Happy Sunday friends. Hope you’re enjoying the weekend as much as I enjoyed hula hooping in Maine this summer (shot

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I took a break from the new pattern to come to NY this weekend with my homegirl Vicki. We had a

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My mom came for a visit this weekend and it’s been lovely eating mumma food again. I’ll take her cooking

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Thanks to the marvels of the random number generator, we have a winner for the 1940’s pattern giveaway! Congrats to

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Another week, another wack of inspiration from around the web. ADMIRE I’m loving all of the Oonapalooza projects cropping up.

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Friday marked the last day of my old life. In the coming week I’ll be re-arranging my apartment, building a

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Big, huge, heartfelt thank yous and love to everyone who commented this week regarding my exciting change of life (the

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I subscribe to over 200 sewing blogs on my RSS feeder, on top of the other, I dunno, 100 other