Pattern Talk

Action Pants

Action pants? Yep. Give 'em a go. Hope you get some! These are one of the new Bettsy Kingston patterns I've just uploaded to the fabric store. There are some great baby and kids patterns like the Peekaboo Dress below, and also a really nicely cut a-line skirt for women and girls. ..

Kaleidoscope Pattern Book

I've just added the new Kaleidoscope pattern book by Melanie Hurlston (of Melly & Me) to the store. It really is inspiring! The projects are gorgeous and I particularly love the photography and styling in this book. Melanie's done a fabulous job of lifting contemporary craft into the realm of something really spec..

Love, love, love this new jacket pattern

After searching for ages for a nice jacket for my 3 year old daughter, it seems that clothing manufacturers don't think that girls need to stay warm in winter. I found lots of cool boys' jackets but the really nice ones for girls were super-expensive. So when Toni from Make it Perfect released this one recently, I wa..

Oliver + S New Children’s Patterns

Looking for gorgeous, contemporary patterns for children? Then look no further than Oliver + S. The range was created by Leisl Gibson, fashion designer and author of the well known blog distressed. Love the designs, and love the paperdoll illustrations - just beautiful! The patterns are being released in the US in F..

New Amy Butler Patterns

I've had a few enquiries about when we'll be getting the new Amy Butler patterns. The Sophia Carry-all and the Lotus Tunic & Cami will be available in our store early December and the Kimberly bag and Anna tunic will be available early January (or maybe late December). ..

Gum Drops!

We've just got the new Amy Butler Gum Drop Pillows pattern in stock. I'm very keen to test it out! The larger ottoman style one will be a nice addition to my daughter's room. The picture on the front also showcases Amy's new fabric range, Nigella. We'll also be stocking this when it arrives!..