Bag of the Month Club Feed

It's hard for me to get my head around the fact that another 6 months of the Bag Club is almost over! I guess that means we will soon be on the countdown to Christmas! YIKES! Let's have a look: Each pattern will be available separately in their designers shop, on or after the 1st of July. You do have one last chance to grab all 6 patterns for the low price of $40. That's a saving of around $15.00... Read more →


YES! At last it is my turn to show you my contribution as "Miss June" for the Bag of the Month Club (Yes you can still join! Click here!) This year I decided to offer something a little bit different - A Wallet! I have had a lot of FUN as well as a little bit of hair pulling designing this wallet BUT I am happy to say I really love using my "Penny Inn" and I hope you will... Read more →


Hello 2015 Bag of the Month Club members. The prizes have all been organized for this years contest and we are proud to announce that our amazing sponsors have been very generous and we are lucky to be able to provide 1st, 2nd, & 3rd place prizes for each of the 6 bag designs, as well as 6 randomly drawn prizes. To Enter: If you are a club member, please link up your completed bag photos to the FLICKR GROUP... Read more →


WOOHOO...I'm excited to be a designer and part of the 2015 Bag of The Month Club and even moreso when I was delivered with this months pattern, The Companion Carpet Bag by January's AWESOME designer, Samantha of Sewing Patterns by Mrs. H. As I've never used an internal bag frame before, I was especially excited to make up Samantha's pattern! I decided to make the smaller one to carry NOW, since I am designing wallets at the moment I do... Read more →


WOOHOO! I am very excited that today, pre-orders are going on sale for the Bag of the Month Club for 2015! If you are not familiar with the club, please click here to view the club offerings for 2014 so you can get a taste of the quality of bag patterns that are in store for you in 2015! The Details: 6 of the best bag sewing pattern designers in the business are teaming together to bring you a 6-month... Read more →


Firstly, I'd like to say a special BIG thank you to Janelle of Emmaline Bags for all her efforts in making sure the Bag of the Month competition has run smoothly, organising judging, collating the winners photos and prizes and making the announcements etc.... Thanks Janelle....that was a HUGE effort on your part and very MUCH appreciated! KUDOS to YOU! :) Here's the winners announcement Janelle has put together....Admittedly I have been a bit lazy and have taken a short... Read more →


Today I would like to invite you to take a peek at this months Bag of the Month Club pattern....yes....it just happens to be MINE...I am Miss June! :) I am so excited to be finally able to show you! Drumroll....Introducing The City Slicker: Inside: Side view: Well....as is typical to ME...the above pattern turned out to be rather advanced and a tad time consuming to make....so to shake things up a little and make sure everyone in the club... Read more →


Oh my....can you believe there is only ONE more month of the Bag of the Month Club to go? (Yes you CAN still join up and get ALL of the patterns at the special price!) WHERE has this year gone? Well...as I am the June gal....I thought I better start offering some hardware kits so you still have time to get them before June arrives! :) Please DO remember that I am in Australia so you need to allow that... Read more →


Ok....so admittedly it is now well and truly heading towards the end of April and I only just finished my March club bag BUT....hey....it's always better late than never, right? Lately it seems like everything that can go wrong, has gone wrong (hence why I am so quiet on the blog of late! LOL)....I was nearly too scared to cut my beautiful fabric for this bag ...I am actually suprised my scissors didn't fall apart! Anyway......I won't bore you with... Read more →


Today I want to let you know of some FABULOUS prize bundles for members of the Bag of the Month club. If you aren't already a member, you can join here AND still receive all the patterns already released so far! We (with special thanks to Janelle and Samantha for all their hard work putting this all together!) now have your prize sponsors organized for you and we are proud to announce that our 9 wonderful sponsors have been VERY... Read more →


Oh I just have to share the March Bag of the Month Club bag with you (In case you haven't joined - yet - and so haven't seen it! LOL)....It's exclusive to the club at the moment BUT it's such an adorable bag with loads of features and hardware so it looks really professional and pretty too, so I am sure you will enjoy checking it out anyway! The Convertible Bag Pattern is by none other than the very talented... Read more →


Ok.....so I am really cutting it fine this time! LOLLL BUT I did finish my Butterfly Sling Purse in Febuary AND it is a short month.... so the fact that I finished it on the second last day and only got to post about it in the last few hours or February, can be forgiven, right? February's Bag of the Month Club bag is Janelle's FABULOUS Butterfly Sling Purse! I had such a great time making this one up! Here's... Read more →