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:

Mastering Construction: Zippers & Waistbands
Sew Better, Sew Faster: Smart Construction
Machine Savvy: Tips for Creative Sewing
Complete Knife Skills
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
Patternmaking + Design: Creative Necklines
Patternmaking + Design: Collars & Closures
Modern Jacket Techniques
Button Bands & Buttonholes
Mastering Foundation Crochet Stitches
Amazing Crochet Textures
20 Essential Cooking 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
One Pattern, Many Looks: Blouses
Seaming Handknits
Simple Sweaters: Stranded & Steeked
One Pattern, Many Looks: Pants
Adjust the Bust
Designing Details: Pockets
Knit to Flatter
Fit Your Knits
Fast-Track Fitting: In the Details
Fast-Track Fitting
Sewing Designer Jeans
Sew Ready: Machine Basics
Jacket Fitting Techniques
The Iconic Tweed Jacket
Sew Better, Sew Faster
The Ultimate T-Shirt
40 Techniques Every Sewer Should Know
Joining Crochet Motifs
Feminine Fit: Bust Shaping Techniques
Custom Yoke Sweater
Ins & Outs of Grafting
Custom Cabled Pullovers
The Carefree Fly-Front Coat
The Fair Isle Vest
Creative Serging
Sewing Fashion Knits
Beginner Serging
Sew the Perfect Fit
Mastering Zipper Techniques
Sewing Machine Feet from A to Z
Creative Cabled Necklines
Craftsy Block of the Month 2013
Sewing With Silks
Sweetheart Shawls
Wee Ones
The (Not So) Itty-Bitty Giraffe
Celtic Cables
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
Beyond Basic Broomstick Lace
Tunisian Crochet

I'm enrolled in these Craftsy workshops:

Texture Tunic
Crochet Sampler Cowl