Fall Sewing Plans by Helen's Closet

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Fall Sewing Plans

Fall might be my favourite season for fashion.  Sure, it doesn’t have the relief of Spring or the bright colours of Summer, but it certainly makes up for it with cozy fabrics and rich hues.  I love wearing tights, boots, and scarves too so that helps.  I have so many sewing plans for this autumn season, including a couple of entries into Sewing Indie Month.

Fall Sewing Plans by Helen's Closet


I’ve already set aside many fabrics for this adventure, but I just received Blackbird Fabrics fall fabric lineup in my inbox this weekend – I might have to make some adjustments!  As usual, it’s patterns, patterns, and more patterns!  I do have some plans to make a couple of solid staples, but who knows….maybe they will end up as patterns in the end.

I’ve also got two makes lined up for Sam, he deserves some handmade clothing too, right? After all, he does take such lovely photos for the blog.


Fall Sewing Plans by Helen's Closet

From the top!

1. Alder Dress by Grainline Studios

2. Sutton Blouse by True Bias Patterns

3. Ultimate Trousers by Sew Over It

4. Sallie Jumpsuit & Maxi Dress by Closet Case Files

5. Archer Shirt by Grainline Studios

6. Negorni Shirt by Collette Patterns

7. Goldstream Coat by Thread Theory

8. Nicola Dress by Sewaholic Patterns

9. Linden Sweatshirt by Grainline Studios


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 “Fall Sewing Plans”

  1. So gratifying to see things all lined up this way!

    I should start Storyboarding my projects in some way like this (though I’d never be brave enough to publicly pre-commit to them on a blog!) so that I can encourage a little positive thinking and planning. You’ve got me excited for blustery fall days, warm drinks, cool crisp nights, and all the lovely colours that fall brings.


  2. This looks like a great plan! I can’t wait to see everything! Those new Blackbird Fabrics are gorgeous – I want a piece of every one of them.

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