Oliver + S

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costume round-up

Many fun costumes have been made using Oliver + S sewing patterns. Here’s a round up of some of our recent favorites.

customizing the no-tie scarf: pencil scarf

Shelley from Bartacks and Singletrack joins us today to share a step-by-step photo tutorial on how to change the no-tie scarf from the Oliver + S Little Things to Sew book into a pencil scarf.

outdoor ready: camping capes

Ashley is sharing camping capes as another contribution to the Outdoor Ready series which is all about using performance fabrics to make handmade outdoor apparel.

feature friday: pug dog backpack

Feature Friday is back this week with an amazing pug dog backpack (customized from the Penguin Backpack) by Jen of J Wo sews.

what about winning that book on your list?

A year or two ago I wrote a book. And a lot of you have that book and have sewn a whole bunch of projects from it. This time of year it seems to be especially popular because it includes …

customizing with oliver + s: evel knievel costume

Happy Halloween! Some fantastic photos showed up in the Flickr group this past weekend. That’s not so unusual (you’re an incredible bunch of sewists), but these photos were the sort that stop you in your tracks, especially just before the …