Jo la Fleur


My great grandfather was a tailor and his daughter (my grandmother) was a seamstress, I have always mended my clothes but now I am fully into sewing my own clothes, bags, hats, jackets, etc. I love it as it is practical as well as creative and it gives me a fabulous sense of satisfaction when I can wear my finished outfit and especially when I get compliments for it!!! I just started in knitting in July 2013 and love it!!! My grandmother ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2011

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Beginner Serging
Hats Four Ways
Knit Lab
Foundations of Double Knitting
My First Socks
The Couture Dress
Complete Knife Skills
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Creative Ways With Whole Grains
Love Your Vegetables
Wee Ones
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
The Seamless Artemisia Sweater
My First Toe-Up Socks
Perfect Pattern Matching
Heirloom Sewing
Mastering Construction: Sleeves
Bavarian Twisted Stitches: Projects & Techniques
Sewing Corsets: Essential Techniques
More Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Mastering Multicolored Yarns
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
2016 Craftsy Block of the Month
Re-Piecing the Past
The Wilton Method®: Creative Cake Pops
Everyday Thai Cooking
Cooking Essentials: All About Pork
Creative Closures: 8 Unique Techniques
Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
Latin American Street Food: Empanadas, Arepas & Tostadas
Classic & Creative Strudel From Scratch
Creamy, Dreamy Custards: Techniques & Treats
Master the Methods
Colorwork Made Easy
Innovative Openwork Scarves
Homemade Italian Pasta
Secrets of Slow Cooking: Mastering the Braise
A Better Cook in 10 Dishes
Fitting Solo: From Measurements to Muslin
Stumpwork: Raised Embroidery Essentials
A Modern Take on the Mother Sauces
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Lace
Infinite Cables
Savory Tarts, Quiches & Galettes
How to Make Gnocchi Like a Pro
Tea Breads: Biscuits, Scones & More
Danish Pastries From Scratch
Artisan Bread in Minutes
The Sewer's Toolbox: Presser Feet & Needles
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
The New Chicken Dinner
Goldwork Embroidery
Next Steps in Fair Isle: Mittens & Hat
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Stitch Savvy: Creative Machine Embellishments
Getting Started With the Flex Shaft
Sewing Bras: Designer Techniques
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
2015 Summer Block of the Month
Bead Embroidery
Twined Knitting
Vivid Flowers in Colored Pencil
Bonsai Wiring Essentials
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Couture Finishing Techniques
Sewing Lingerie
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
2015 Craftsy Block of the Month
Machine Quilting Wholecloth Quilts
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Focaccia & Flatbreads From Around the World
Favorite Asian Dumplings from Scratch
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Couture Dressmaking Techniques
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Beautiful Wirework Jewelry
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Embroidering With Ribbon
Inside Vogue Patterns: Badgley Mischka V1399
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Designing Details: Pockets
Stitch It With Wool: Crewel Embroidery
Embroidering Texture & Dimension by Hand
Cabinetry Tips & Techniques
Underneath It All
Spectacular Stamping
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
The Essential Guide to Sewing With Sheers
Garden of Quilted Possibilities
Watercolor Flower Bouquet
Sewing on the Edge
Sewing Designer Jeans
Embroidering Luxury Fabrics by Machine
Classic & Creative Brioche Pastries
Inside Vogue Patterns: Coatmaking Techniques V9040
Sew Sturdy Travel Organizers
Sew Better, Sew Faster
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Knit to Flatter
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Seaming Beyond the Basics
Create Stunning Birthday Cards
The Art of Stir-Frying
Design It, Stitch It: Hand Embroidery
Amazing Crochet Textures
Sew Luxury Fabrics: Pillows
Decorative Seams
2014 Block of the Month: Craftsy Color Theory
Painting Flowers in Acrylic
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Custom Yoke Sweater
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Professional Family Portraits
Figure Drawing: An Essential Guide
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Sewing Vintage: The Flirty Day Dress
Explorations In Cables
Improve Your Knitting
A New Look at Longarm Quilting
Machine Embroidered Classics
Knitting With Beads
Making Leather Bags
Piece, Patch, Quilt: Basic Quiltmaking Skills
Fashion Draping
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Free-Motion Quilting With Feathers
Mastering Cable Design
Seaming Handknits
Pant Fitting Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
Design Your Own Handbag
Creative Quilt Backs
Sewing With Knits
Modern Buttercream
Classic Croissants at Home
Thread Art
Artisan Bread Making
Know Your Wool
Kids Romper Revamp
Vintage-Inspired Veils for the Modern Bride
Magical Jelly Roll Quilts
Sewing Texture
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Stupendous Stitching
Pictorial Quilting Techniques
Machine Quilting
Jewelry Workshop
Tailoring Ready-to-Wear
Micro Torch Basics
Basic Fondant Techniques
Machine-Finished Hand Appliqué
Plus-Size Pattern Fitting & Design
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Design & Sew an A-Line Skirt
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Heirloom Lace Edgings
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Pattern Drafting from Ready-to-Wear
Creative Cabled Necklines
Brilliant Knit Beads
Sweetheart Shawls
Ins & Outs of Grafting
QuiltCon Lecture Series 2013
Pictures to Pixel Quilts
Short Rows
Sew the Perfect Fit
The Fashionably Quilted Jacket
Free Motion Quilting a Sampler
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Sassy Librarian Blouse
Quick-Strip Paper Piecing
Decadent Chocolate Cakes
The Hand-Painted Cake
Sewing With Silks
Sewing Custom Valances
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Perfect Pizza at Home
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Celtic Cables
Essential Short Row Techniques
Cooking Mistakes
Draw Better Portraits
Custom Bedding: Designer Duvet Covers
Sewing Bras: Construction & Fit
Adjust the Bust

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Festive Fabric Flower

44 Class Projects

Class: Knit-Along 2016: Socks
with Lucy Neatby

Class: Picking Up Stitches: Necklines, Hems & More
with Chris Bylsma

Class: Perfect Pattern Matching
with Amy Alan

17 Patterns »

125 Projects »

7 Saved Projects »