Oliver + S

building block dress

using the building block dress to make a chulapa

Today Liesl shares a special creation–two, actually. She made chulapas, which are the traditional Madrid costume, for S and her friend using techniques from the Building Block Dress book.

sew + tell: building block jumper

For this edition of Sew + Tell, Kate is here to share an adorable outfit she created using the Oliver + S Building Block Dress book.

oliver + s building block dress wins a benjamin franklin award

Oliver + S Building Block Dress has been awarded a silver medal in this year’s Benjamin Franklin Awards, sponsored by the Independent Book Publishers Association. Lindsie Bergevin, the book’s designer, attended the ceremony and has this recap of the event.

oliver + s round-up

Today we have many Oliver + S examples to inspire your creativity and to help keep your sewing fresh.

oliver + s capsule wardrobe

Make clothes for your kids alongside your virtual sewing pals during Kid’s Clothes Week which will be taking place February 20-26. This time around there is an optional capsule wardrobe theme. Happy sewing!

wardrobe edit: pink flamingo

Kona color of the year 2017 is Pink Flamingo. Come see many ideas on how to add some Pink Flamingo to girl Oliver + S patterns.

top 16 of 2016

Here is a list of the top 16 Oliver + S blog posts of 2016. Have you seen them all?

sew + tell: donna’s building block dresses

For this addition of Sew + Tell we have Donna sharing the Oliver + S Building Block Dresses and Art Museum Vests that she sewed her grandchildren for the holidays.

easy facing and lining technique

Liesl is here with a tutorial for her easy facing and lining technique. It can be used on the Building Block Dress and on many other styles.