Tag Archives: handbag hardware

Andrie Adornments Month in Review – December 2017

Andrie Adornments Month in Review - December 2017

A New Year means it’s time to stock up on new adornments! While you peruse the shop in search for your next bling or pattern, let’s take a look back at December and all the blingy news! New Gold Colour Last month saw the release of a brand new gold colour for adornment bling! I love […]

Australia Day 2018 – Limited Edition Adornments

Australia Day 2018 - Limited Edition Adornments - Andrie Adornments

Hi all! I trust you all had a fantastic Christmas with family and friends! Although we are still very much in the festive season here at Andrie Adornments, we are also thinking ahead to January – 26th January to be exact – when Australians around the country (and the world!) celebrate our national day and […]

New & Improved Colour – Gold!

New & Improved Colour! - Andrie Adornments

Hello hello! Welcome to the first blog post for Andrie Adornments! In this post I am excited to introduce a new and improved colour for…. Gold! After a little tinkering behind the scenes, I came up with a better and more gold-like Gold that I am MUCH happier with. This new gold replaces the original […]

Bag Making Supplies – A Handy Guide on Where to Find Everything You Need to Make Your Next Bag

Bag Making Supplies - A Handy Guide on Where to Find Everything You Need to Make Your Next Bag Andrie Designs

Hi there! I am often asked if I can recommend places to purchase fabric or hardware etc. and, naturally, I recommend a few that I know of and use on a regular basis. However, I am aware that there are MANY more great businesses out there so, over a series of posts in my patterns […]

Creating a Double Pull Zipper

Creating a Double Pull Zipper - Andrie Designs

I recently wrote an article for Issue 11 of the digital sewing magazine One Thimble on creating your own double pull zippers and thought you might like to have a read of it here on my blog as well! I learnt how to make double pull zippers a few months ago when designing my Little […]

Hardware Heaven: From Bag Feet to Bling

Hardware Heaven: From Bag Feet to Bling - Andrie Designs

Today is the last leg of our Hardware Heaven flight and what a journey it’s been. We began with the bread and butter of the hardware world: Magnetic Snaps. This included a tutorial for installing both a prong back and sew in (invisible) snap. Next we visited the magnetic snaps older, more sophisticated brother: The […]

Hardware Heaven: Rivets

Hardware Heaven: Rivets - Andrie Designs

I’m not sure if it’s the shininess, the ‘bought from a store’ feel, or the fact that you get funky little tools to play with, but there’s something about rivets that always make me feel like a professional. It’s a bit like drinking wine from a crystal glass instead of a coffee mug. It tastes […]