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I Am Helios

I’m sure you all know that I’m a huge fan of I Am Patterns – I have made several of their designs and I am always excited when the lovely Blandine gets in touch to give me a sneak preview of their latest collection! ‘I Am Brilliant’ is their newest release and comprises of two versatile patterns.

Zadie Jumpsuit

The Zadie Jumpsuit pattern was released by Paper Theory in March 2019 and has been a favourite in the sewing community ever since. When I was planning my #MakeNine2022 I had a little browse through the Fold Line’s ‘Top 10 Indie Sewing Patterns of 2021’ – I had already made 6 of the designs but the Zadie was a pattern I hadn’t tried, so I added it to my list.

Merilyn Sweater

When the team at Atelier Jupe asked if I would like to choose a fabric ahead of the launch of their new collection I jumped at the chance! I absolutely love their beautiful prints and their fabric is always of the highest quality. There were so many delicious designs, but it was this new substrateContinue reading “Merilyn Sweater”

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