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Come to our 5th Anniversary and book launch party!


We’re having a party!

Portland friends (or those elsewhere in the PNW):

Alyson and I are throwing a big party to celebrate both Colette Patterns’ 5th anniversary, and the launch of the new knits book! Come hang out!





(Photos from some of our previous parties: first book launch, boston, new york, and portland)

Meet & Greet at Modern Domestic

The fun starts Saturday, May 31 from 5-7PM at Modern Domestic on Alberta.

The lovely ladies of MoDo will have sweets and wine, and we’ll be schmoozing and talking fabric. Meet the lovely Alyson, bring your books for her to sign, and and get our fabric recommendations from the lovely selection of knits.

Meet & Greet
Modern Domestic
1408 NE Alberta St, Portland, OR

After party at Radio Room

At 7PM, we’ll head just 3 blocks away to Radio Room for more socializing, a sewing-themed cocktail menu, and lots of fun photo ops.

After Party
Radio Room
Upstairs patio
1101 NE Alberta St (just 3 blocks away!)

Wear your Mabel or Moneta (bonus: it’s an instant conversation starter).

If you’re planning to come, RSVP here so we can get a general headcount:


Sarai Mitnick


Sarai started Colette back in 2009. She believes the primary role of a business should be to help people. She loves good books, sewing with wool, her charming cats, working in her garden, and eating salsa.



May 9, 2014 #

Hum… to far away from Paris (France) ;-)

Have fun!


May 9, 2014 #

Paris is a little to far away (you should all come visit and why not shoot some of your next patterns here!)… but I would have loved to be there!!! So hope everyone will have a great time :-)

Miss Crayola Creepy

May 9, 2014 #

I’m seriously looking at flights now!


May 10, 2014 #

Would have love to come but I live in the uk. My copy arrived today and it’s great!

May 13, 2014 #

Wish, wish, wish I could be there. Weather and seeing all the native plants that are blooming! And, the Shop.