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Introducing Maker Maker by Andover Fabrics: Part 2

Introducing Maker Maker by Andover Fabrics - two pretty poppets

If you read my last blog post (here), you will have seen the gorgeous Maker Maker range by Sarah Golden, from Andover Fabrics, is out and just divine… Like seriously, it really is…! As well as making a Cleo Everyday Wallet, Fiona from 2 Green Zebras also asked me if I’d be interested in making […]

two pretty poppets Meets Tilda Bumblebee!

two pretty poppets Meets Tilda Bumblebee - two pretty poppets

I’d like to introduce you to Bumblebee – the new fabric collection from Tilda! Last month I was honoured to receive an email from the lovely Fiona at 2 Green Zebras (the Australian distributor of Tilda) to ask if I would be interested in making a bag with fabric from Tilda’s upcoming new collection, Bumblebee. […]

Stand Up & Tote Notice Pattern Hack – Closure Tab

Stand Up & Tote Notice Hack - Closure Tab - Andrie Designs

Just when you thought the Stand Up & Tote Notice pattern couldn’t get any better I throw this spanner of genius into the works. This funky little closure tab is a great substitute for the magnetic snaps attached to the lining, as detailed in the pattern. Follow the tutorial below to add yet another level […]

Stand Up & Tote Notice – What Goes Where?

Stand Up & Tote Notice - What Goes Where? - Andrie Designs

Hello everyone! Today’s post is short and sweet and is for the Stand Up & Tote Notice pattern. If you haven’t grabbed your copy of this extremely popular pattern then you can do so here. If it’s your first time making this bag then you may find it a bit confusing trying to work out […]

Stand Up & Tote Notice Pattern Hack – Key Hook

Stand Up & Tote Notice Hack - Adding a key hook - Andrie Designs

A few days ago I released this great pattern hack for adding an inner zipper pocket to your Stand Up & Tote Notice bag. It had me thinking about other features I could include to really take this bag to the next level. I didn’t have to think long before I realised this was the […]

Stand Up & Tote Notice Pattern Hack – Inner Zipper Pocket

Stand Up & Tote Notice Hack - Adding inner zipper pocket - Andrie Designs

With two outer and four inner pockets, you would think we had more than enough storage space in the Stand Up & Tote Notice bag…but you’d be wrong. Today’s pattern hack adds another level of pocket awesomeness with an inner zipper pocket – woohoo! You can add a zipper pocket alongside, or in place of […]

Stand Up & Tote Notice

Stand Up and Tote Notice - Pattern Inspiration - Andrie Designs

Following the fun of my Goin’ Uptown Tote and Heavy Hauler Tote Bag patterns, I felt it was time for an easier pattern – one with less pieces and one that came together MUCH more quickly! I wanted to design a basic tote bag that had only had a handful of pieces, was a nice […]