Category Archives: Tips & Tricks

Stand Up Tote Tips, Tricks & Hacks!

Stand Up Tote Tips and Tricks - Andrie Designs

The Stand Up & Tote Notice tote bag pattern is one of our most popular designs so we thought we would round up all our favourite tutorials, tips and hacks in one place for you! You all loved the Layla Tips & Tricks Round-Up so we are sure you will love this one too!l Not familiar with […]

Layla Hacks, Tips & Tricks!

Layla Hacks, Tips & Tricks - Andrie Designs

The Layla Essentials Purse launched earlier this month for the public and we already have SO many ideas for pattern hacks! In this post today we are rounding up the pattern hacks, tips and tricks that we have so far! Not familiar with the Layla Essentials Purse pattern? Not to worry! You can find it here. Plus! There’s also […]

Storing Interfacing and Stabilizers

Storing Interfacing and Stabilizers - Andrie Designs

Hey bag makers, boy do we have something fun to share with you today -> Several ways to store your interfacing and stabilizers! It is that one thing we all like to toss to the side because it isn’t pretty like fabric. It just doesn’t display the same or look as nice! We asked some […]

Picking Fabrics

Picking Fabrics - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers, have we got something fun for you! Today’s tip for you is how to pick fabrics for your next project. It’s a question that comes up when we launch new patterns and our testers share their creations! So let’s hop right into and get a little art lesson before you pick fabrics […]

Scrap Busting Projects

Scrap Busting Projects - Andrie Designs

Hello bag makers, we are here to bring some sewing inspiration into your life! Many of us are currently stuck at home during this crazy time in the world so we thought we would inspire you with some projects! Today we have rounded up some of our top scrap busting patterns and projects to keep […]

Homemade Gifts Kids Can Sew!

Homemade Gifts Kids Can Sew - Andrie Designs

With the holidays right around the corner, we thought we would round up some fun and easy things to sew! This roundup is a little different than normal because this one is all about things your kids can sew WITH you! These are all fun and easy gifts that beginner sewists will love to make. […]

Zipper Pockets on Foam Tips

Zipper Pockets on Foam - Tips - Andrie Designs

Have you ever made a bag and got a little spooked when it said to add a zippered pocket to the exterior with foam? Well, you are in luck! In this post, we are going to share with you some tricks to get flat, beautiful pockets each and every time! For this tutorial, I am […]