I meant to post about this a few days ago. I did this lovely last minute Colette Patterns shoot for Valentine’s Day with some amazing women. Anja was the photographer, Jade and Rachel modeled, and Caitlin and I styled. I really like Anja’s style as a photographer. Not just the result (which is awesome), but [...]
I’ve been a very busy bee lately, hence the long pauses for breath between posts around here. But for those that don’t read the sewing blog, this is one of the things I’ve been busy with… moving into my brand new studio! It’s quite bare at the moment, but the light is wonderful. I can’t [...]
I’ve just released a free pattern for these cute mini bloomers, so hop on over to Colette Patterns to see more pictures and details, and download the free pattern. Please feel free to blog/tweet/share the link around! For such a wee project, I spent lots of time on it, so I want as many people [...]
Friends, I am pleased to announce that I have unveiled the latest collection of Colette Patterns! We’ve also revamped the website, expanded our payment options, and are offering gift certificates. I am very excited! Please check them out and spread the word!
Here’s what’s going on at the Colette Patterns blog this week (or so): Beautiful silk butterfly prints inspired by a 1930s/40s dress I recently acquired. An idea for replacing buttons with bias tape bows Project 95, an effort to raise awareness about shopping at independent fabric stores. And last but not least, I will be [...]