The Knit & Stitch Show!

  We had so much fun meeting all of you lovely sewing people at the Sewing Bee Live Show, we’re doing all again next week at the Knit & Stitch Show at Alexandra Palace! And we are takin...

New release!

Coming soon….the Rochester top & dress sewing pattern!   Facebook Twitter Pinterest...

2 years ago today….

Ah Facebook… you’re so sweet to care about my memories, because I had totally forgotten that it’s 2 years ago today I launched my first pattern! It’s written on a post-it that ...

#MAVENMAKERS | The French Dart Shift

I have a little collection of FRENCH DART SHIFTS by #MAVENMAKERS to share today. All of these lovely talented ladies have made The French Dart Shift dress pattern and each one is completely different...

#MAVENMAKERS | The Maria Wrap Apron

  #MAVENMAKERS | The Maria Wrap Apron A very delighted @Frivolous_K shared this picture of her and her Mum wearing their Maria Wrap Aprons. I love that Kathryn used the hashtag #apronvictory! (A...

#MAVENMAKERS | The Kitty Dress

  The Kitty Dress Jayne of The Stitching Magpie has made a wonderful Kitty Dress in the most delicious dark Indigo denim… with the most perfect topstitching too! You can follow Jayne on Ins...

The Kitty Dress – pattern features

Thanks for all your kind words about the new Kitty dress pattern! It’s always a little scary putting a bit of yourself out into the world, but I’m so delighted to be part of the sewing co...

How to Make a Button Loop Tutorial

A handy little tutorial to show you how to make a handworked button loop….. SUPPLIES to make a button loop: Firstly gather your supplies: garment (obviously) button (1.5-1cm in width works well ...