The Original Maria….

Follow my blog with Bloglovin This really is the most delightful Maria Wrap Apron I’ve seen. Let me tell you why…It’s made by THE actual Maria that the apron is named after! Oh, yes...

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Marcia has been kind enough to share her lovely versions of the Maria Wrap Apron with me! I’m loving the use of contrast use of fabric, especially the yoke, in the largest pic on the left&hellip...

How to Stitch in the Ditch Tutorial

The French Dart Shift pattern (*coming soon!) has a lovely roll collar that needs to be finished at the neckline so it is neat and secure to the inside of the garment. I could have finished the neckli...

The BIG BIAS BINDING TUTORIAL

I’m working on producing a library of sewing tutorials for Maven Patterns. They will all be here in one place, updated to keep relevant with each new pattern release and covering every technique...

HOW TO SEW BIAS BINDING

Bias binding is such a useful technique and it’s not difficult to master, like everything a little practise makes perfect. Bias binding is a great way to finish the raw edge of a garment. I...

HOW TO USE THE LAYERS FEATURE

Well hello again! I’ve been working on my next PDF sewing pattern The French Dart Shift, a lovely tunic pattern that was called Rachel until 10 minutes ago. Then I thought to check to see if are...

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A most lovely Maria Wrap Apron stitched and shared by Angela. Made from what can only be described as a delightfully drapey denim, Angela has created her very own Maria Wrap Apron to wear to...

The Maria Wrap Apron UPDATE

The Maria Wrap Apron Update I’ve done a little re-vamp on the maker instructions for The Maria Wrap Apron. I’ve added some hyperlinks – Wahoo! – so now if you are viewing ...

#MAVENMAKERS – The Maria Wrap Apron

More #MAVENMAKERS! Jen has kindly shared her version of The Maria Wrap Apron. She has made a great fabric choice using a navy linen and a cute bird print (quite Scandinavian) in a coral colour as a co...

The Maria Wrap Apron Reversible Tutorial

How to Make a Reversible Maria Apron I’ve seen some lovely reversible  Maria Wrap Aprons appearing by way of the growing band of happy #mavenmakers. I’m so delighted to see your ...