Category Archives: Pattern Releases

The Opal Bag pattern is now here!

  The Opal comes in two sizes, one small and one large. Pattern is written for vinyl and quilting cotton, but can also be easily made in other fabrics suitable for bag making. Included are step by step instructions with … Continue reading

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The Sarah Satchel Bag

There is a new lady in town and her name is Sarah. Stylish and functional, the Sarah Satchel is the perfect little bag. Two zipped pockets keep all your important items packed away. The front slip pocket closes with a … Continue reading

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Free Pattern – Carissa Clutch

I was so excited for my latest pattern release, named after one of my amazing testers and good friends, Carissa MacNaught from Needle and Anchor. Carissa has been one of my biggest supporters since I entered the bag making world … Continue reading

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New Pattern Release

The Misty Cross Body bag pattern is now available here for only US$4.95! Misty is inspired by my daughter who is a university student. I wanted to design a cross body bag big enough for a student without being too large and … Continue reading

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New Pattern Releases

Well I’ve been rather busy these last two months, I was very lucky and honoured to be asked to test for not one, not two but three amazing new bag designers. If you don’t know who Jessica Cruzan is of … Continue reading

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The Monroe Bucket Bag is here!

The Monroe Bucket style bag was inspired by my love and respect for Marilyn Monroe. A fashion icon of her time, her curves were what both men and women loved about her. Curves are what make The Monroe so special. … Continue reading

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‘The Monroe’

My new pattern, The Monroe, will be released June 22, 2016. Inspired by Marilyn Monroe and her gorgeous curves. The Monroe will be available in two sizes, handbag and clutch.

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Nelly Tote bag

My second pattern release in April 2016 was the Nelly Tote bag, inspired by my Dutch Nanna Petronella. Nelly has one large external zipped pocket, an optional hidden pocket in the exterior gusset seams and two internal slip pockets. Two … Continue reading

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Taylor Unisex messenger bag

My first ever PDF pattern was released back in February 2016. I offered it free to users of the Crafty website and Facebook sewing groups. It was very popular and still gets many downloads daily. You can get your copy … Continue reading

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