Newsletter for

August, 2013 /

Welcome to and Newsletter for August, 2013!

Our new Kindle eBook is now available! "How To Start Your Own Purse Pattern Business - Take Your Pattern Ideas From Concept To Market!" will be a FREE download until August 25th only so visit Amazon and get your free ebook while it lasts!
If you don't have a Kindle, then there is no problem because you can just download the free Kindle app and read your new book on your PC, smart phone, or tablet!

We have received 3 new patterns from Heart To Hand this month!

iCases e-Reader and Tablet Pattern - Pattern to hold your tablets or e-Readers with decorative flowers on the front!
Useful Things Pattern (Yoga Mat, Tote Bag, Wool Wallet) - Unique pattern to make lots of "useful" things with instructions for wool decorative 3D flowers!

Flower Patch Bag Pattern
Flower Patch Bag by Heart To Hand

Apple Cider Market Tote Pattern by Pink Chalk Fabrics
Apple Cider Bag Pattern by Pink Chalk Fabrics

Stitchin' Sisters New Patterns:

One For the Money - Easy to carry everyday bag pattern with a convenient front zipper pocket.
Bag It Up - This pattern is made to hold e-Readers, i-Pads, and even your sewing projects!
Its Personal Bag Pattern - Bags that make great make- cases, jewelry cases, etc. that uses carpenter's tape to fasten!
The Snapchel! - Cute bag pattern with front pleat, decorative top, and carpenter's tape fastening.

Cotton Ginnys -Just Added This Month:

Sewing Catty & Pincushion Mouse
Sewing Catty and Mouse Pincushion Pattern

Quickie iPad Pocket - Easy to make iPAD holder pattern
Bread Bagz Pattern - Decorative drawstring bags that have instructions for insulation to keep your bread warm at the table!
Bags 'N Tags Pattern - Drawstring bags pattern for toys, the beach, etc. that comes with alphabet letter templates.

Springtime Bloom Bag Pattern by Melly & Me
Springtime Bloom Bag Pattern by Melly & Me

The Springtime Bloom Bag Pattern by Melly & Me is a lovely new handbag with decorative double handles, front pleating, and instructions for a colorful 3D flower on the front!  Finished size is 40cm x 35cm ( approximately 16" x 14") and full size pattern pieces are included.


Back in stock -

Lucky Baby Diaper Bag Pattern
Raspberry Ripple Bag Pattern by Melly & Me

On Sale
Project Tote Bag Pattern on Sale
Project Tote Bag Pattern

Additional Purse patterns on sale!

DOWNLOADABLE e-PURSE PATTERNS - NEW THIS MONTH: Just order, download to your computer, and start sewing!


We are very happy to now carry "You Sew Girl!" byNicole Mallalieu Designs, and have 8 of her downloadable patterns!

Nicole at the Quilt Market
Nicole Mallalieu

Bella Bag Pattern - Small handbag pattern that holds lot of your belongings with a neat opening at the top!
Make-Up Purse Pattern - 4 different sizes of easy to make bags with clear top zipper instructions.
Coin Purse Pattern - Great and easy to sew with either a boxed bottom or straight - you choose!
Party Purse Pattern - Wristlet party bag with unique pleating design.
Pyramid Purse Pattern - Small bag with easy zipper installation technique - perfect for a hostess gift!
Zip-Away Shopping Bag Pattern - This pattern zips into a small zippered pouch to easily carry in your purse!

Lavender/Pincushion Handbag Pattern - Decorative handbag to hold your lavender scent (make your closet small nice!) or to use as a pincushion! Lavender/Pincushion Handbag pattern in PDF

USB Key FOB Pattern - Carry your USB drive in style!USB Key FOB in downloadable format by Nicole Mallalieu

Materials List For Key FOB:

  • Cotton (quilting weight) fabric
  • Vilene S320* or other interfacing
  • 6mm fusible webbing tape (Eg. Vliesofix T6)
  • 30-50mm (1 ½" - 2") USB Stick**
  • 30mm (1 ¼ inch) split key ring**
  • 1 x 10-12mm (1/2 inch) press snap fastener
  • Appliqué mat or baking paper (parchment)
  • Rotary cutter and quilting ruler

Free tutorial - How to make a brooch out of your children's artwork! from Nicole Mallalieu

Brand New Pattern From ChrisWDesigns -

The Sugar & Spice Bag Pattern

Sugar & Spice Bag Pattern in PDF by ChrisW Designs

The Sugar & Spice Bag pattern by ChrisW Designs has lots of room in addition to great organization! The large main compartment closes with a recessed zipper with easy to follow instructions. There are also 4 exterior pockets, 2 pen pockets, and even more pockets inside. You choose matching or contrasting piping, hardware, etc. to make this professional looking bag uniquely your own! Finished size is 36cm x 20cm x 7.5 cm (14" x 8" x 3").


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