When I'm not at work as the marketing manager at Closet Core I spend most of my spare time renovating our 100 year old house, chasing around two little boys and puttering around in my garden. I also love great books and trashy tv.

Butterscotch Convertible Bag Pattern / Closet Core Crew

10 Tips for Heavy-Duty Sewing

Tips for Sewing Bar Tacks!

Tricks to Save Money on Fabric!

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Tips for Perfect Topstitching!

Seated Waist Measurement - Side | Closet Core Patterns

How to Take Your Own Measurements {Video}

Tips for Sewing with Slippery Fabrics

Tips for Sewing with Knits!

Nicks Blouse | Plus Size Blouse Pattern

Fabric Inspo for the Nicks Blouse & Dress

Fabric & Styling Inspo for the Mitchell Trousers

How to Sew a Welt Pocket

Mitchell Trousers Pattern by Closet Core Patterns

The Design Story of the Mitchell Trousers

How to Sew in Swim Elastic: Two Methods!

How to Sew Faye as a Reversible Swimsuit

Heather in a Reversible Faye Swimsuit

Inspiration for Faye as a Reversible Swimsuit

Beginner Tips for Sewing Swimwear!

DIY Scrapbusting Heatless Hair Curlers // Closet Core Patterns

DIY Scrapbusting Heatless Hair Curlers!

Ginger Skinny Plus Sized Jeans Closet Core Patterns

Ginger Jeans Now in Sizes 14-32!

A Cielo Dress Hack for Spring // Closet Core Patterns

A Cielo Dress Hack for Spring!

Common Fit Adjustments for the Simone Slip Dress & Camisole

Simone Slip Pattern | Slip Dress Pattern | Closet Core Patterns

Tips for Sewing on the Bias

Veronik Robe Pattern | Closet Core Patterns

Styling Inspo for the Simone Slip & Véronik Robe

Fabric Suggestions for the Céline Bralette and Anaïs Undies

Plateau Joggers + Ogden Cami= A Spring Sleep Set!

Sewist Spotlight: Meet Leslie!

Team Makes: Blare Makes Jennys!

The Closet Core Instagram Hashtag Challenge: How to play along!

Our Ultimate Handmade Gift Guide // Closet Core Patterns

Our Ultimate Handmade Gift Guide!

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Sleep Masks for Everyone: A Free Eye Mask Pattern!

Our 2021 Holiday Gift Guide: What to Get the Sewist in Your Life

The Closet Core Patterns & Core Fabrics Team: Meet the Class of 2021-2022!

Free T-Shirt Pattern: Meet the Core T-Shirt, our First Free Garment Pattern!

Fashion Inspiration: Artists Who Sew Their Own Clothes