Oliver + S

  • melanie’s rush hour pop-on peplum

    When you spend so much time working on a handmade garment, you want to maximize how you can wear it. Melanie from the Advisor’s Circle is sharing how she adapted the Rush Hour dress to be convertible. With this modification, she can wear the dress two ways!

    weekend links

    It’s been a while, but Liesl is back today with a Weekend Links post for you.

    fabric shopping in mumbai

    We’re continuing our fabric shopping series, visiting cities from all over the world. Today we’re bringing you a fabric shopping guide for Mumbai, India.

    how i wear it: lyndsey’s melville vest

    Are you ready to transition your wardrobe to fall in the Northern Hemisphere?  How many handmade pieces do you have that span multiple seasons?  Lyndsey shares how she styles her Melville vest for an early fall look.

    your projects, our patterns: july + august

    You shared so many fantastic projects this July and August. We loved seeing both your Liesl + Co summer makes and adorable Oliver + S makes! Check out the #lieslandco and #oliverands hashtags for inspiration.

    the fitting room: lyndsey’s lisboa walking shorts

    Lyndsey shares how she applied a new pants fitting method to the Lisboa Walking Shorts pattern. While several methods are available for fitting pants, stitchers still find the task challenging. The new method that Lyndsey is trying in this post gets results faster, taking the fear and frustration out of the process.

    belgravia knit dress + bento tee mash-up

    Melanie, a member of the Advisors’ Circle, is sharing a mash-up of two of her favorite patterns. We love how she created a casual version of the Belgravia by using the Bento Tee for the bodice.

    lyndsey’s enmore dress

    We love the drama Lyndsey added to the Enmore Halter Dress with a simple pattern alteration. She is sharing the steps she used to create the look.

    asmita’s enmore top

    Asmita, from the Advisor’s Circle,has returned to discuss how she adjusted the Enmore top for her shape and comfort. She tackled a new fit challenge and ended up with a fantastic new make!