Sydney, Australia

I love sewing clothes for me, but not for others. I enjoy knitting too. I learnt to sew as a child. My sister and I both had Singer treadle sewing machines. How I wish I had kept mine! My sister has long given up sewing, but I still enjoy it. I have lost quite a lot of weight this year, and most of my clothes are too big! This is a great incentive to make beautiful new clothes! What more could a girl want? And now i have a new ... Read Full Bio »

Craftsy Member since July 2012

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy classes:

Socks My Way: Heel & Toe Variations
Modular Knitting
Yarn Substitution Made Easy
Shirtmaking Details
Pant Construction Techniques: In the Details
Improve Your Knitting
Getting Gauge: Perfect Knit Fabric Every Time
Sweater Surgery
Blocking Handknits
Slip-Stitch Colorwork: Mosaic & Beyond
Essential Skills for Sweater Knitting
Fearless Knitting: Empowering Techniques for Every Knitter
Socks My Way: Stitch Pattern Savvy
Mastering Stitchwork: Reversible Stitch Patterns
Infinite Cables
Sweater Modifications for a Custom Fit
Mastering Lace Shawls
The Perfect Jeans
Lace Knitting: Basics and Beyond
Mastering Construction: Facings & Linings
Wear What You Knit: Perfect Sweater Fit & Style
40 Ways to Cast On & Bind Off
Essential Guide to Tailoring: Construction
Patternmaking for Knits: Essential Slopers
Mastering Stitchwork: Increases & Decreases
Simply Stunning Colorwork
Essential Short Row Techniques
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Lace Knitting Mistakes
Sewing Fashion Knits
The Ultimate T-Shirt
Knit Faster With Continental Knitting
Mastering Construction: Collars & Closures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Sleeves
Custom Fitting: Waist & Hips
Custom Fitting: Back, Neck, and Shoulders
Create Any Size: Pattern Grading for Sewers
Sew Smarter: 30 Professional Techniques
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Amazing Crochet Textures
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Modern Jacket Techniques
Patternmaking Basics: The Bodice Sloper
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Darts & Seam Lines
Patternmaking Basics: The Skirt Sloper
Sewing Knits That Fit
New Directions in Lace: Hats
Essential Techniques Every Knitter Should Know
The Essential Guide to Finishing Handknits
Save Our Stitches: Fixing Knitting Mistakes
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Advanced Industry Techniques
The Perfect Fit Seamless Crazy Lace Cardigan
20 Essential Cooking Techniques
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Seaming Handknits
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Adjust the Bust
Designing Details: Pockets
Jacket Fitting Techniques
Sewing Designer Jeans
Knit to Flatter
Fit Your Knits
Fast-Track Fitting
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Sew Better, Sew Faster
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Beginner Serging
Sew the Perfect Fit
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Joining Crochet Motifs
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Bag-Making Basics: Reversible Tote & Zipper Pouch
Bag-Making Basics: Drawstring Bag & Bucket Bag
The Classic Tailored Shirt
Pant Construction Techniques
Pant Fitting Techniques
Knit Sock Workshop
Knit Original Toe-Up Socks
Knit Original Cuff-Down Socks
Amigurumi: Woodland Animals
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Short Rows
Curvy Crochet
Creative Quilt Backs
Know Your Wool
Stupendous Stitching
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Tunisian Crochet
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
The Fair Isle Vest
Custom Yoke Sweater
Custom Cabled Pullovers
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Serging
Creative Cabled Necklines
Sweetheart Shawls
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing With Silks
Wee Ones
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Celtic Cables
Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Complete Knife Skills

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Texture Tunic
Crochet Sampler Cowl