Oliver + S

flat s visits the netherlands

We’ve heard from Flat S again as she continues her travels around the globe. She has just wrapped up a nice visit with Nelleke and family in The Netherlands. Here’s a recap on what she did during her stay.

summer vacation

We’re taking most of the rest of the month of August off. But that doesn’t mean you can’t stay in touch! Join our Facebook friends groups and you’ll always have something interesting and inspiring to help you with your sewing.

free popover placket and tutorial

Ever wanted to sew the Liesl + Co. Classic Shirt as a pop-over instead of button-front style? Now you can with this free popover placket pattern piece and tutorial.

liesl + co. classic shirt as a dress

This week Liesl is going to show you how to turn the Liesl + Co. Classic Shirt Pattern into a dress. Today she talks you through lengthening the pattern.

weekend links

Liesl is here again today with her weekly round up of links. Enjoy!

technique-based workshops on creativebug

Liesl has twelve technique-based workshops available on the Creativebug site. You can visit the Creativebug website this summer to check them out and improve your sewing skills.

ask me: do I need a dress form?

You’re an improving sewist and you’re considering buying a dress form. Do you need one to take your skills to the next level? In this installment of her Ask Me series, Liesl says that you really don’t.