Super Amazing Posts By Christine Haynes

Christine is the owner of her eponymous line of sewing patterns, Christine Haynes Patterns ( and writes her blog, City Stitching with Christine Haynes ( She has been sewing for over 30 years and has a BFA in studio art from the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. Christine's first book, Chic & Simple Sewing was published in 2009 by Potter Craft. Her writings have also been featured in the book One Yard Wonders, as well as Sew News Magazine, Threads Magazine, Sew Stylish Magazine, Craft Zine, and Craft Stylish Magazine. In addition to patternmaking and writing, Christine teaches sewing classes in Los Angeles at Sew L.A., where she is also the shop's manager. Her work has been featured in The New York Times, The New York Post, The Los Angeles Times, Martha Stewart's Radio Channel,, LA Weekly, Daily Candy, and NBC's Today Show, among others.