Oliver + S

how to do a square shoulder adjustment

Mire from the Advisors Circle wrote up a tutorial for the way she makes a square shoulder adjustment on the Classic Shirt pattern. If you’re interested in fitting, you’ll want to take a look.

aimee’s quilted woodland cape

We’ve all sewn something that didn’t turn out the way we had hoped. Aimee didn’t let that get her down, and persevered to wind up with a garment she’s really proud of.

your projects: jan/feb

You have been busy sewing beautiful, bespoke items from our patterns. Here’s the next installment of the Your Projects, Our Patterns series.

debbie’s tween gelato dress

Have you thought about sewing our women’s pattern for older children? Debbie did just that, and ended up with a perfectly-fitting dress for her nine-year-old granddaughter.

sew + tell: magda’s scarlet belgravia

Magda’s stunning red Belgravia Knit Dress shows you don’t have to be uncomfortable to get dressed up. She talks about her modifications and fitting process in this installment of our Sew + Tell series.

erica’s new TNT pattern: the easton cowl-neck tee

Finding a new tried-and-true (TNT) pattern can feel like hitting the lottery. The Easton Cowl-Neck Tee pattern is Erica’s new winning ticket. She’s made five of them and is here to share them with you today.

how to do a broad shoulder adjustment

Do you have broad shoulders? If your tops feel tight across the shoulders, you may need a broad shoulder adjustment. A garment that is too narrow in the shoulders can pull at the armhole seams. The sleeves may look distorted, …