Wednesday Weekly #86

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Wednesday Weekly #86

Happy Wednesday, makers! I have been very productive with my sewing this week and I’m feeling so good about making the things I planned to make this season and not getting tooooo distracted. I’ve got a beautiful white linen shirt on the go as well as the final touches on this Reeta Shirtdress I shared on Instagram. It is going to be flowy, floral perfection! After that, I’m on the the Kalle. How is your Spring sewing going?

Wednesday Weekly #86

News (clockwise from left)

Seamstress Erin released the Laminaria Swimsuit.

Sew Over It released the Lulu shirt and dress.

Greenstyle Creations released the Moxi Shorts.



Elisalex’s dress for the Dressmakers Ball is simply stunning.

I am in love with the black and white contrast on this dress from Lily Sage and Co.

Saki Jane’s striped Pocket Skirt is beautiful.

I need this Tea House dress from Fa Sew La.

Emma’s Roberts Dungarees are so cute!!

The sleeves on this Harlow top from Jazz Couture are everything.

This floral dress from Bobbin and Baste fits like a dream!

Don’t miss this trench coat from An Unlikely Nest – the details are amazing.

Beth’s sewing tall creation is incredible.



Couture et Tricot demonstrates how to finish a zipper end.

The Last Stitch shows us how to finish a neckline facing with bias tape.

Christine Haynes shares her bramaking story so far.



This Maisa Denim Jacket from Trash to Couture is amazing! She made it all from old jeans and it looks fabulous. Check out her video of the process!

Trash to Couture Maisa Jacket


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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.

4 Comments on “Wednesday Weekly #86”

  1. I think this is my favorite Wednesday Weekly yet. You found SO MANY inspiring garments and great tutorials. It must have taken me an hour to read because I got into all the blog posts and links. I’m so glad you linked to Christine Haynes’ post because I had meant to check that out and had forgotten. Thanks for all your hard work! I’m so inspired now!

  2. When I first saw Maisa’s denim jacket online I was so excited – it’s just gorgeous and so inspiring! I wanted to run off to Value Village on the spot and grab some really big worn, denim jeans and get on it. I don’t know that I would make a denim jacket (that boxy style really suits some people but not me 🙂 ) but I was thinking about that Kalle shirt dress in a crazy worn denim with embroidery. That white with black bias contrast dress by Lily & Co is stunning! Thanks again Helen for such a great post. I was poking around here for quite a while too 🙂

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