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Tag Archives: summertime sling

(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 […]

Customer Creations – July 2018

Customer Creations July - Andrie Designs

It’s time for our next round of Customer Creations! We checked out Instagram and the Andrie Designs Facebook Group for shots of your recent makes! You HAVE to check out the full post HERE to see the rest of the line up for July because they are stunning! Let’s look at some of them below! Katie made this set […]

Customer Creations – February 2018

Customer Creations - Andrie Designs

Welcome to the February edition of Customer Creations! We took a look through Instagram and the Andrie Designs Facebook Group for your recent creations and chose our favourite makes. Let’s check out what you have all been working on lately! How adorable is this Summertime Sling Debbie made? It’s so sweet! This Good to Go Messenger Bag by Milagro […]

Tips for Better Bag Making

Tips for Better Bag Making - Andrie Designs

This week Lisa and I have put together some of our favourite tips to help you improve your bag making skills. These tips will help you achieve beautiful results and maybe even speed up your time prepping and creating! Have a look through our list below. Test Squares This is the most important tip of […]

Andrie Designs Month in Review – January 2018

Andrie Designs Month in Review - January 2018

Can you believe it’s already February? I can’t! Let’s take a look back and see what happened here at Andrie Designs in January because it sure was a busy month! Pattern Release The new pattern for the Summertime Sling was originally released as part of Homespun Magazine back in October but last month Lisa decided for the public […]

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 […]

‘My First Handbag’ Pattern in Homespun Magazine!

My First Handbag - Homespun Magazine - Andrie Designs

Hi there! My gosh, I didn’t realise it had been so long since I last wrote a blog post! What with the school holidays here recently, a wonderful 3-week visit from my parents (who live in New Zealand), and surgery on my hands (bilateral median nerve release, also known as carpal tunnel), things just haven’t […]