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  • Finished Projects

    Announcing Wren Faire: Win Fabric & More!

    …but we are most excited to see your Wrens. The creativity of the sewing community never disappoints. In celebration of Wren and all you awesome sewists, we are hosting Wren

  • Finished Projects

    Wren Faire Winners

    …Instagram yet, you should. These ladies are hilarious! We asked you to tag your completed Wren, your in-progress Wren, or your knit stash for a chance to win. Here’s our…

  • Finished Projects

    A Wren Dress + a Bonus Sleeve

    Wren bonus sleeve is now included with all digital downloads of Wren. If you purchase a printed copy of Wren or have purchased Wren in the past, just follow this…

  • Finished Projects

    Moneta + Wren Lovechild

    …in an effort to wear less grey, the Wroneta dress (or maybe Monen dress? or Wreneta?) was born. This dress is the love child of Moneta and Wren, combining Moneta’s…

  • Fabric

    Wren fabric suggestions

    Picking just the right fabric can be a challenge, especially when it comes to knits. Wren offers two distinctly different views that require two very different fabrics. Version 1 necessitates…

  • Finished Projects

    What We Made: Volume 7

    …you most proud of? I’m most proud that I made a whole outfit that goes together! Who: Wallis Role: Patternmaker Pattern: Wren dress by Colette Patterns Fabric: Blue and coral…

  • Finished Projects

    What We Made Volume 4

    …it took me for-EVER to do all the seaming and finishing. Sarai’s Wool Wren Pattern: Colette Patterns Wren, with long sleeves Fabric: Navy wool jersey What was your original inspiration…

  • Tutorials

    Knit Tutorial and Tips Round up

    …always seem to be my fabric of choice during cooler months. They layer easily and are incredible versatile. Wren is the perfect dress for getting dressed up without feeling constricted…

  • News

    Two is Better Than One

    You know what’s better than one pattern of the month? TWO PATTERNS OF THE MONTH! This month we are celebrating classic and effortless style with Moneta and Wren. These knit…

  • News

    Save 15% on Summer Sundresses!

    …in the shop for a special summer collection, at 15% off with the code YAYSUMMER. Wren and Myrtle are two great dresses for summer. Wren’s a classy choice for a…

  • Inspiration

    Pattern of the Month: Cinnamon is 20% off

    …2. How about pale pink with black straps, from Wren SS2014? 3. This free people dress made me think how easy it would be to add drapey off-the-shoulder straps 4….

  • Studio

    Studio Shots: Colette HQ in film

    …share the sugar with. We’ve been shipping tons of Wren patterns, obvs. Taylor buttoning the Camden, which is one of my all-time favorite patterns we’ve put out over at Seamwork….

  • Studio

    The Colette Holiday Gift Guide is here!

    …the shop here. All of our favorite winter-weather designs are now in a bundle. Get 4 patterns for the price of 3! The bundle includes Anise, Wren, Peony and Phoebe….