Oliver + S

hula hoop skirt

all about skirts

Audrey from Skirt Fixation is here to talk about all of the Oliver + S skirts and Skirting The Issue, a charity project that will let you sew a skirt for a girl in foster care.

oliver + s skirts sewn by kids

Look at these little seamstresses who sewed Oliver + S skirts! If you don’t rush them and work at their pace and level of interest, it’s possible to get girls interested in sewing their own skirts.

school uniform round-up

School’s back in session and so is the school dress code. You can sew school uniforms that meet the grade using Oliver + S patterns. Here is a gathering of inspiration for every season of the school year.

flounce vs. ruffle

Flounces are enormously popular in fashion right now. Balenciaga, Gucci, Givenchy, Giambattista Valli, and Chloe all showed big, exuberant ruffles for spring. I’ve been collecting magazine tear sheets featuring flounces because I think it’s amazing how popular they are right …

lightning fast!

Some of you are speedy sewists! We’re already seeing a few of the new summer PDF styles show up in the Oliver + S Flickr group, and they’re looking really cute! If you need a little more inspiration, here are …

oliver + s singles: new digital patterns available

I’m so excited to announce that today we’re releasing the first two items in a new line of Oliver + S patterns that we’re calling “Oliver + S Singles.” Oliver + S Singles are digital-only patterns that allow you to …