FRESH and FUN New Patterns from Atkinson Designs at

These two patterns will make wonderful gift-making resources for your pattern library.

Reader Wrap Pattern from Atkinson Designs

The Reader Wrap from Atkinson Designs is a sewing pattern for an e-reader cover.

Read in style while protecting your Nook, Kindle, or other e-reader (5-1/2″ x 8″ or smaller). Easily open and close securely with elastic or velcro. Pattern calls for PelTex 71F and Pellon Shape Flex to give the reader cover good body and support.

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Wine and Dine Bag Sewing Pattern from Atkinson Designs

The Wine and Dine from Atkinson Designs is a sewing pattern for a lunch bag and a wine tote-bag.

The wine tote is divided so you can carry a bottle of red and a bottle of white.

The lunch bag has a beverage holder, silverware holders, and plenty of room for lunch!

Approximate finished sizes:
wine –  7″w x 13″h x 3-1/2″
lunch – 9″w x 8″h x 3-1/2″

Use Fusible Woven Interfacing or iron-on vinyl if you are using cotton for your main color and lining.

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NEW Serendipity Studio Patterns listed! Time to spruce up your wardrobe.

Several new fun and fabulous Serendipity Studio Patterns have been listed.  They are fresh, contemporary and SWEET!!!  They’re also ON SALE!

Media Frenzy Bag
Media Frenzy Bag pattern Book
Priscilla Tunic Pattern
Priscilla Tunic Pattern
Diane Kimono Dress pattern
Diane Kimono Dress pattern
Fashion Formula Skirts pattern
Fashion Formula Skirts pattern
Camilla Insulated Bag pattern
Camilla Insulated Bag pattern
Rita Reversible Bag pattern
Rita Reversible Bag pattern

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KWIK SEW Summer 2011 New Release patterns are sew COOL!

With 22 new designs for Summer 2011, there’s something for almost everyone.   You probably already know that I think KWIK SEW patterns are among the very best (of the larger pattern companies) when it comes to quality, accuracy and consistency pattern after pattern after pattern.

It’s SEW hard to choose, but here are my current favorites:

For large & lovely ladies:

KwikSew 3868 KwikSew 3867

Looking for more large and lovely ladies’ plus size sewing patterns?  Click here.

For Misses:

KwikSew 3870 KwikSew 3885 <— Hats are *IN*!

KwikSew 3882 <—LOVE these PJ pants & shorts.  Great gift making for grown daughters, girlfriends or for yourself!

For Men:

KwikSew 3878 KWIKSEW 3884

For organization around the house and in the sewing room:

KWIKSEW 3886 <—This one would make great gifts for fellow sewing/quilting enthusiasts.


To see all 22 of the fabulous Summer 2011 New Release patterns from KWIK SEW, click here

Did I mention they are currently ON SALE!?

To visit our KWIK SEW Catalog page, click here.

To view the KWIK SEW Measurement Charts page, click here.

Kwik Sew Patterns Trace Cloth Kwik Start – Patterns for beginners
Spring 2011 New Release Patterns Why Choose Kwik Sew Patterns?

Fresh Quilt designs from Jaybird Quilts

I have fallen in love with these fresh, energetic quilt patterns from Jaybird Quilts!

Hugs & Kisses Quilt Pattern Firecracker Quilt Pattern Unwind Quilt Pattern Fast Forward Quilt Pattern Carnival Quilt pattern

Scrappy quilts are sew awesome…they make me feel so happy.  It’s hard to choose, but I think Hugs & Kisses is my favorite so far…but these are all great!

What makes them even better is that they use the Lazy Angle Ruler from Creative Grids!