You like it casual, comfortable and uncomplicated? Something to pull over and feel good? Then you will like „Carol“ - our sweatshirt dress sewing pattern! It's a casual dress for your leisure time, whose look you can influence with your choice of fabric. So it can be a sporty or an everyday piece. The pattern is a perfect project for beginners, it's easy to sew and offers different variations for the neckline, the sleeves and the pockets. You can also sew the skirt separately and combine it with our shirt „Liv“ for example. Read more ...

Lots of you were already desperately waiting - finally our zip-up hoodie patterns are now available in English as well and they come with a detailed step-by-step video instruction where success is guaranteed! Now you can easily sew a hoodie jacket with raglan sleeves, kangaroo pockets and zipper by yourself with our pattern „Janice“ for women and „Jordan“ for men. Made of sweater fabric those hoodies are the ultimate basic pieces for every time of the year. Read more ...

There’s hardly anything more relaxing on a day off than a marvelously long breakfast.  Especially on a beautifully set table with warm rolls, fresh eggs, hot coffee, and a brilliant bouquet - along with some striking accessories that you’ve sewn yourself.  With exactly this in mind, Andrea aka Jolijou has come out with a new series of “Vintage Kitchen” fabrics for Riley Blake. These snappy, colorful patchwork fabrics are perfectly suited to these sewing  projects for all around the kitchen. Read more ...

Do you love to cook and bake as much as I do?  Wouldn’t sewing a few beautiful things for your kitchen add even more fun to your cooking routine?  Besides providing protection from hot pots and pans, oven mitts hanging on a little hook are a snappy kitchen accent.  Putting together some leftover pieces of neat fabrics, bias bindings and some batting material or fleece, this quick sewing project is also a perfect gift idea. And I’ve got the instructions and a free pattern for you right here! Read more ...

Are you looking for a nice, easy to sew piece that you can layer through the winter months? A little jacket to throw on and snuggle into? Comfortable but at the same time elegant? Then you'll probably like our newly translated Mary cardigan! With a wide collar and rounded hem, it's a casual piece that you can easily wear with many outfits. Read more ...

Here in the office, we really like the oversized look. With skinny jeans, or as a dress over tights, oversized shirts are very easy to wear and give a nice, relaxed look. I made my first "Sophie" oversized shirt yesterday but, as we're not going to have the chance to take photos of this until after Christmas... Read more ...

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