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The Festival of Quilts 2018

  Come and join us at this year’s Festival of Quilts! 9th – 12th August || NEC Birmingham, England Not a quilter? Don’t worry there are lots of stitching and sewing fun to keep all Makers entertained! You can find all the details of the workshops, the Quilt Gallery and THE SHOPPING – that’s where you’ll […]

the BARCELONA – invisible zip tutorial

The Barcelona Dress | Invisible zips & stripe matching Invisible zips (sometimes called concealed zips) strike the fear into many a sewist, and our lovely Barcelona dress has an invisible zip and stripe matching! Sounds a bit daunting, doesn’t it? Don’t panic, I didn’t get this right first time – I practised and I unpicked. […]

The Maven App – update!

Our Maven App has had an update and is now iPad friendly! Yay!! You can now get all the info for your favourite patterns on all your favourite Apple devices – iPad, iPhone and Apple Watch!  Go check it out on the App store! All of my brilliant App development and web maintenance is done […]


The Maven Patterns GDPR Statement I’m sure you are all aware that the new GDPR – General Data Protection Regulations will be enforced from 25th May 2018.  The GDPR apply to all organisations based in the EU as well as organisations outside the EU who are selling goods directly to countries within the EU. The GDPR […]