Category Archives: Sewing Patterns by Wendy

MIY Made By You – Books & Patterns

Here are some more of my favourite of your makes from my patterns that have been popping up online.

From Beginner’s Guide to Sewing With Knitted Fabrics:

Some gorgeous Derwent wide leg trousers by Hillary.

Continue reading

MIY Made By You – Fulwood Dresses

So many gorgeous makes using my patterns have been shared by proud makers on social media recently. Probably too many to be included in this month’s MIY Makers and, if you don’t use social media, you’ll miss them, so I’ve decided to devote a special post to them here.

Unsurprisingly there were lots of Fulwoods.

The Fulwood is one of my most popular MIY Collection patterns, I think thanks to the seemingly endless different ways to make it.  I’m still finding new ways and so, it seems, are you!

MIY Collection Fulwood DressThis summery floaty floral viscose number is by @_ym.sews_ on Instagram. Check out her feed to see it finished.

Continue reading

Christmas Gift Sewing Ideas

Continue reading

MIY Collection Winter Layering PDF Pattern Bundle

PDF pattern bundle

Continue reading

Spoonflower Fabric Printing

Woohoo!!! I designed and made a dress AND the fabric!

Continue reading

A Review of the Roehampton Culottes from Beginner’s Guide to Skirts

Aimee (aka Wrong Doll on her blog and Instagram) is a prolific stitcher, I don’t know how she manages it alongside a full-time job!

She recently made the Roehampton Culottes from my book “A Beginner’s Guide to Making Skirts” and I instantly wanted to steal them!  They’re so my style; Aimee’s chosen the kind of fabric I’d have gone for and wears them pretty much how I would choose to.

Continue reading

A Review of the Longley Cardigan Pattern

Looking for that perfect in-between-seasons project?  My Longley cardigan pattern might just be for you and Fiona of Diary of a Chainstitcher blog has just made a gorgeous version which she’s blogged about along with a review of the pattern.

Continue reading