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YES! The time has come! My June contribution to the Bag of the Month Club is available in my shop NOW! Features The Lunar Collection provides THREE sizes to choose from. Large – Full Moon .....is perfect for a holiday away where you need to pack a lot, it's HUGE! Medium – Half Moon .....is the perfect weekender or carry on luggage and makes the perfect nappy bag too! Small – Quarter Moon .....is just right for your toiletries or... Read more →


Well here we are again....My month for the Bag of the Month Club. I've really been itching to share my design with you! It's been a bit of an evolution actually! I started out with a Large (Full Moon) Traveler size....then I decided to add a Small (Half Moon) Weekender or Overnight size.....and then my daughter Amy planted the idea in my head that it would be great to have an even smaller size....so in a last minute rush, along... Read more →


Yes....it's time for a NEW pattern release! This one is another Easy Street Sew & Sell pattern, Chloe's Court Clutch. Chloe’s Court is a cute, modern flat style, quick and easy clutch project that you can whip up in a day. It has 4 card slots and a slip pocket in the main zippered compartment. Plus another exterior slip pocket which closes with a magnetic snap which will hold an iPhone 6 Plus or larger phone and other paraphernalia. Make... Read more →


A whole NEW Sew and Sell Easy Street Pattern Range! The NEW range has a whole NEW format which I think many of you are going to LOVE! So what is so special about the new range? First and foremost, The PDF's are short and sweet! Most, if not all, will be less than 20 pages! Yet the instructions are still comprehensive and easy to follow! These designs are PERFECT for Sew & Sell! While all of the designs will... Read more →


DRUMROLL.....AND....the winner of our name the pattern competition is Carmen N for her suggestion of "Epiphany"! Thank you Carmen! You have won a copy of the pattern PLUS a lite hardware kit! Please email me as you haven't left your contact details with your comment! ;) FEATURES: The Epiphany will be a stylish addition to your handbag collection. Featuring a front slip pocket for your phone or keys, a back zipper pocket and a recessed zipper closure. The spacious interior... Read more →


Oh I realise a few of you have been waiting patiently for the release of my Bella II pattern....and I thank you for your patience! FINALLY it is here! Features: The Bella II is not only practical, it’s roomy & fun with loads of pockets! Featuring 4 exterior front slip pockets, a zippered exterior back pocket and a recessed zipper closure for your main compartment. Inside you will find another zipper pocket, 3 slip pockets as well as a pen... Read more →


It's done! WOW! That was quicker than launching a NEW pattern, that is for sure! AND yes....many of you guessed correctly that for me, the best part about revamping this pattern, compared to launching a new one, was that I didn't have to NAME it! Congrats to Sam, Melody and Allison who all one a copy of the Snazzy Slouch pattern (or their choice of another pattern) just for entering into my fun little competition! Features: The Snazzy Slouch is... Read more →


Well the last couple of months have been very busy for me! Have you been to my new website? Pretty neat, don't you think? My favourite new feature is that you will now be able to create a free account which will keep a record for you, of all your pattern purchases made via the new site. That way anytime in the future, you will be able to login and retrieve your pattern files any time you need to! How... 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 →


Without a doubt, this pattern was one of the most fun I have ever designed.....maybe because it really is nice and quick to make (Ok so it still took WEEKS to get this pattern together BUT that is beside the point!).... It's not very complicated at all! Trust me! Norma, one of my testers, made 5..... yes FIVE of them in the short time she had the pattern for testing! I have rated this pattern "Intermediate" only due to the... Read more →


WOOHOO....I am soooo happy that I can now bring you this laptop bag! As per usual, I ended up complicating this for myself by adding extras to the pattern instead of just leaving as is and finishing it off! LOL This time it is in the form of extra sizes. Yep, this pattern includes both the pattern pieces AND cutting measurements for not one or two BUT THREE size variations so it is easier to make a laptop bag that... Read more →


Today I am happy to be able to share with you my City Slicker Pattern from the Bag of the Month Club....I had SOOO much fun being a part of the club and it's kinda sad that July has rolled on in and there is no pattern coming into my inbox But never fear.....The club will be back running again from January next year so that IS something to look forward to! :) Anyway....Back to my City Slicker Pattern. There... Read more →