I love making handmade gifts, it is just so much more personal and really shows you care enough to share your time and efforts. So, with the Christmas run-up fast approaching, I thought this would be a great time to share my easy Cool Clutch Tutorial with you. I
So.. last week on my Bag Sewing Group Facebook board I ran a mini competition for the best case using the free Groovy Glasses Case pattern. (You can get it in my tutorials section here) The only rules were to make one, or make a new flap shape,
I am happy to announce the release of my new sewing pattern - The Turnaround Cross Body Bag. It has two fronts with two distinctly different looks, so you can wear it 'different ways on different days' When I was developing this pattern, I couldn't decide what design layout I
**SALE 20% OFF SPENCER OGG PATTERNS NOW ON** This weekend only 20th to 22nd July in my Etsy pattern store Quite a few people have told me this week they have lost their sewing mojo
Sewing Machine Review: Janome Atelier 7 Whilst preparing and filming my Craftsy class I was lucky enough to have on loan the Janome Atelier 7 (Janome Skyline in the US). I was very impressed, and I got so comfortable with it, I thought I would review the big beauty
Competition Winners - Free Pattern Thanks for entering the comp everyone. Winners generated by internet random number picker The winners are: *****WINNERS***** The 5 winners of the Spencer Ogg pattern competition drawn at random are: pamsutey Kerri kilpatrick msalisonk kmorgan8 kellie.trudel Well done! Let me know which pattern you each would like (firstname.lastname@example.org). Happy Sewing !
Back in the saddle - New free flap shape for the Flip Clutch Wallet. Fashion dictates - and what better than to update the The Flip Clutch Wallet with a bang on trend saddle shaped flap. I've made these in faux leather, but you can make in quilting cottons, cork, wool, leather,
So, it’s a wrap! What an exciting week in Denver filming my new bag making class with Craftsy. Wow.. I was hoping to blog daily about my Craftsy adventure, but there has hardly been time to sleep. The whole thing has been a whirlwind since I started filming, what a