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Faux Layered Sleeves for the Hickory and Spice Henley

Hickory & Spice Henley Pattern Hack:  Faux Layered Sleeves


How to add faux layered sleeves to the Hickory and Spice Henley - pattern hack

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Change the Color Blocking on your Hickory & Spice Henley

Hickory & Spice Henley Pattern Hack:  Change the Color Blocking How to remove colour blocking from the Hickory and Spice Henley - pattern hack

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Bag Making made simple with Annie Zorzo

Keeping it Simple with the Linnden Tote – Guest Blog Post by Annie Zorzo

I never thought about this too much before, but it’s really quite obvious and TRUE! There is something sewing related for all of us that we are scared to attempt.  It’s not the same for everyone, and even the new sewer should feel reassured, as even the most experience sewer has something that they shy away from.  Why?  Simply because sewing particular things are outside our normal comfort zone and area of expertise.

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Interview with Annie Zorzo Patterns

Annie Zorzo from Annie Zorzo Accessories Today we’re chatting with Annie from Annie Zorzo Accessories.  I met Annie in real life at the Bag Fanatics Retreat in 2016 (talk about a ‘fan girl’ moment) and learned so much from her.

I was so excited when she pitched her Linnden Tote pattern for Issue 18 and even more excited to find out more about her!


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How to conquer sewing corners with Elles from Misusu Patterns

TUTORIAL: HOW TO CONQUER CORNERS  with guest blogger Elles from Misusu Patterns

How to Conquer corners

Apparently I have a “thing” for bold geometric shapes, sharp lines and corners. If you’re new to Misusu Patterns and just got acquainted by meeting the Origami Sweater and Dress pattern in One Thimble’s 18 issue, this might not come as a surprise. But somehow I never consciously realized those design elements tend to sneak into my designs!

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