Blog

Monthly Musing ~ The Confidence of Knowledge

Helen Cloke monthly musing

Monthly Musing ~ The Confidence of Knowledge

Confidence come from knowledge but is it more to do with learning or teaching?

Read more →


My Ribbon Rose Experiment

Helen Cloke how to ribbon rose tutorial

My Ribbon Rose Experiment

A fun experiment where I recreate a shop-bought ribbon rose embellishment.

Read more →


Pattern Designer Profile ~ B,Wear

Helen Cloke BWear designer profile

Pattern Designer Profile ~ B,Wear

It's Bodil from B,Wear's turn to have a chat about lingerie making.  Read on below to find out Bodil's first lingerie related memory and the latest on B,Wear's business growth.

Read more →


Colour Inspiration October ~ 'Tui Hues'

Helen Cloke colour inspiration limited edition kit tui hues

Colour Inspiration October ~ 'Tui Hues'

There are so many Tui around this year! Aren't they just the most gorgeous bird with all of those blue, teal and green colours? They inspired this month's Limited Edition kit.

Read more →


Monthly Musing ~ Just Start Already!

Helen Cloke just start already monthly musing sewing advice

Monthly Musing ~ Just Start Already!

Do you ever feel frozen at the very beginning of a sewing project?  Where the plans roll around and around in your head until they feel insurmountable? I've been stuck in that position for the last month and so a little pep talk was due...

Read more →