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:

Perfect Knits Every Time: Understanding Knitting Patterns
Simple Techniques for a Super Fit
Fantastic Finishes: Edgings & Borders
Magic Loop Knitting: Knit Faster in the Round
Next Steps in Socks
Custom Colorwork Techniques: Mitts
Cut Your Knitting: Strand & Steek With Confidence
Modern Stranded Knitting Techniques
Improve Your Knitting: Designer Tips & Tricks
The Shetland Hap Shawl
A Practical Approach to Color for Knitters
Brioche Knitting Made Easy
Explorations in Brioche Knitting
Explorations In Cables
Craftsy Block of the Month 2012
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Foundations of Double Knitting
Knit-Along 2016: Socks
My First Socks
Knit Faster With Portuguese Knitting
Quick & Easy Crochet Cables
Crochet Technique Toolkit
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
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
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