New Release…PDF Sewing Pattern

THE WENDY ARTISAN SMOCK – PDF sewing pattern.*** New release offer – 25% off! *** I’m so pleased to announce that my 2nd pattern has been released! Hurrah! This lovely smock pattern ...

The How to Gather Fabric Tutorial

  I’ve always avoided sewing garments that had lots of gathering, it seemed like such a lot of work. But with my next pattern release, The Wendy Artisan Smock, I couldn’t really ...

Instagram first for Maven!

                                  I’m so excited to share this with you all…The first Maria Wrap Apron...

WIP: The Wendy Artisan Smock

I’m so excited that my 2nd PDF sewing pattern is almost ready to release… just a few more tweaks to the Maker Instructions and she’ll be good to go! The Wendy Artisan Smock is a rea...

The Maria Wrap Apron – PDF Sewing Pattern

The Maria Wrap Apron – PDF Sewing Pattern by Maven Patterns At last…an action shot of The Maria Wrap Apron in her natural surroundings. She was named after my very lovely and creative fri...

The How to Understitch Tutorial

The How to Understitch Tutorial. I thought I’d do a little tutorial on UNDERSTITCHING, I’m sure most people know all about, but it’s something I love to do, so it will be appearing&n...

The Maria Wrap Apron – PDF sewing pattern

I’m very excited to announce the first PDF sewing pattern, The Maria Wrap Apron by Maven Patterns, is now available for automatic download in the SHOP. She has a wrap over back for an easy ...

How to Print and Tile a PDF Sewing Pattern

The joy of PDF sewing patterns is that they are instant. Also called digital sewing patterns, they are designed to be printed at home on either A4 or US letter sized paper, made up of several pag...