Category Archives: Pattern Inspiration

(Nothing Like Last Minute) Christmas Gift Ideas!

Last Minute Christmas Ideas - Andrie Designs

It’s getting down to the wire folks! Christmas is only 1 week away so it’s time to get that last minute shopping done and if you are anything like me, that last minute sewing too! To help you find the perfect gift for those tough-to-buy-for folks, here’s a round-up of easy, quick and big impact […]

Peekaboo Purse

Peekaboo Purse - Andrie Designs

Hi everyone and welcome to the long-awaited pattern release for the Peekaboo Purse! Originally released as the Tilda Club pattern for the Australian distributor 2 Green Zebras, I am super excited to announce that she is now available for public release and is all yours! The Peekaboo Purse is a darling little shoulder purse featuring […]

Bree’s Box Toiletry Caddy

Bree's Box Toiletry Caddy - Andrie Designs

Hi everyone and welcome to one super-duper exciting pattern release!! Since my gorgeous wee Bree’s Box Toiletry Caddy was revealed in the May issue of the Australian magazine Homespun, I’ve received SO many compliments on the design and also countless “I can’t WAIT for you to release this pattern!!!” comments as well so thank you […]

S & S Tote

S & S Tote - Andrie Designs

Hi all and welcome to another pattern release, this time for the S & S Tote! This design evolved out of the desire to make a super slouchy, casual-looking bag that was quick and easy to sew, yet looked professional and could be dressed up at the same time (and as you will see below, […]

Summertime Sling

Pattern Inspiration - Summertime Sling - Andrie Designs

Hi there and welcome to my first pattern release for 2018 – the Summertime Sling! This design evolved out of a request – I had the lovely Susan from Homespun Magazine contact me quite some time ago now, to ask if I’d be interested in designing a little girls handbag pattern for their October 2017 […]

Mini Shades Pouch

Mini Shades Pouch - Andrie Designs

When a close colleague of mine, the lovely Karis from The Modern Sewist, approached me in a bit of a pickle and asked if I happened to have a pattern tucked up my sleeve all ready for release, it was a relief that I could actually answer YES! Not only to having a pattern ready […]

Shades of Yesterday Tote Bag

Shades of Yesterday Tote Bag - Andrie Designs

For a while now I’ve been mulling over the idea of a pieced, curved, tote bag of some sort… Something that allows one to really play with fabric combinations, use up some of those ever-hoarded scraps, and create a masterpiece of sorts that looks waaayyyyy more complicated than it really is! After a bit of […]