We had so much fun with the Sew Crafty Design Team last yeah that we decided to open it up again at the end of last year to welcome some new members. And here they are! Why not give them all a follow on Instagram??
@sewyorkshiretwist // @thoughtfultypes // @almostahippy
@missmaker // @sewpositivity // @emmakesandbakes
// @sewholchester //
Sally is an avid Sewing Blogger and a Simplicity Sewing Expert. She previously made jewellery and cards for years and thought she would try something new so from late 2014 she’s been having a go at sewing and says she is totally hooked!
She’s a creative and energetic person who loves cute and quirky and she’s been married to her lovely husband Brian for 10 years and they have 2 terror of boys aged 9 and 4.
Follow Sally’s blog for all her latest projects: www.theyorkshiresewist.uk
Hannah has a passion for drawing, paper crafts, upcycling and sewing. She runs a few sewing groups for children and has aspirations of being a full-time illustrator one day. She would describe her sewing style as very experimental, often preferring to improvise her projects than follow a precise sewing pattern.
Follow Hannah’s creative adventures on her blog now: thoughtfultypes.blogspot.co.uk
Sewist, psychologist, Londoner, traveller. Alexa loves making clothes, particularly using my her vintage patterns. She’s a little obsessed by 70s patterns and is currently trying not to drown under her fabric stash.
Follow Alexa over on her blog now: almostahippy.blogspot.com
Clare has been running Miss Maker for 6 years and juggles her time between looking after two little people; endless crafting, dressmaking and interiors projects of her own; providing an ever expanding range of sewing and craft courses; creating easy to use patterns for small projects; freelance craft writing and creating individual fabric commissions.
Check out Miss Maker on her website and blog now: www.missmaker.co.uk
If she could get the scientists to invent a way for Elle to simultaneously sew, read a book, drink Earl Grey tea, hug an animal and be in another country instantly, she says that would be great.
Follow Elle’s exciting new adventures with her brand new website and studio set up over on www.sewpositivity.com
A lover for all things creative, Emma will try her hand at pretty much any craft including sewing, painting, spray-painting and calligraphy, to name just a few!
Her Instagram and blog document her makes and DIYs, as well as championing her love for independent makers. Check it out here: emmamakesandbakes.wordpress.com
Rachel has always made things. From papercrafts and painting to embroidery and knitting but her biggest love is fabric and all it’s wonderful colours and textures. Her business, Handmade by Holchester, and blog, Holchester.com, celebrate fabric, creativity and the fun you can have when you combine them to make something unique.
So there they are! Our wonderful new members! We also have a few members from last year joining us again this year which we are so chuffed about! Click below in case you’re not already following them on Instagram too! All our members will be using the hashtag #scdesignteam so make sure you check back to see how they’re doing on all their projects. We’ll also be featuring them in our newsletters, which are out every other Thursday! Sign up on www.sewcraftyonline.co.uk right now!
@missdaisypatterns // @stitchitmama // @roodles_runique
@cotton_clara // @floralandfeather // @dominique.major