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Wednesday Weekly #121

Happy Wednesday! Thank you all so much for your support for the Avery Leggings this past couple of days! I am so happy that my love of leggings is not misplaced and that so many of you are excited about making this quick and easy layering pattern! There were loads of good happenings this week in the community, I hope you enjoy this week’s roundup!

News (clockwise from top left)

I released the Avery Leggings this week! Grab them for 20% off to help me celebrate!

Straight Stitch Designs released the Madrona Skirt.

Hey June Handmade released the Bryce Cargo Pants.

Sarah Kirsten released the Willow Bag Set.

True Bias released the Nikko top and dress.

Tessuti released the Claudia Dress.



Pins and Pinot blew me away with this Vogue dress.

Two great wrap dresses from Always a Crafty Lady.

Ginger Stitch made an amazing mens Goldstream Peacoat.

I love the colour of this Coram Dress from Lara Handmade.

Dixie DIY made a great Charlie Caftan.

Check out this one-shoulder swimsuit from Bartacks and Barnacles.

C-Sews made an incredible Pilvi Peacoat.

This blue dress from Making the Flame is awesome!

I love the fabric used in this skirt from Stahlarbeit.

Norse Otter made a fantastic pair of Winslow Culottes.

How cool is this pattern mashup jumpsuit from Lakes Makerie!?


On the Podcast

This week’s episode is all about fabric! We’re covering all the basics such as construction, content, weight, drape, and stretch. We also offer tips for successful fabric shopping online and in person. Listen here.

About the author


Helen Wilkinson is the designer and founder of Helen's Closet Patterns. She also co-hosts the Love to Sew Podcast! Helen is obsessed with all things sewing and strives to share her passion and knowledge with the sewing community.

3 Comments on “Wednesday Weekly #121”

  1. Dear Helen, congratulations on the Avery Leggings! I really enjoyed reading the comments from your lovely test sewists!

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