A few months back we put a call out here and on our social media accounts for some enthusiastic creators to join our Sew Crafty Family. We were so over whelmed with the response that we had and it was so, so hard to choose our handful of team members. Today is the day you get to meet them, Say hello to the first Sew Crafty Design Team!
Tina O’Rourke – Miss Daisy PatternsTina is a craft practitioner, writer and facilitator living in the West coast of Ireland. Her work covers the disciplines of pattern drafting and design using textiles, felt, hand & machine embroidery, crochet and graphic design. Tina’s sewing patterns and tutorials are available online via her website www.missdaisypatterns.com
Steph Waller – Stitch It Mama
Steph is the creator of Stitch It Mama – A handmade toy company born from her love of designing and sewing toys for her daughter. She sews every day, and openly admits she’s a fabric addict! She is now teaching 4 year old daughter Lucy to sew, and is enjoying sharing her skills (and love of fabric) with her. www.stitchitmama.com
Rudy Boddington – Roodles Runique
Rudy got her sewing machine for Christmas 2014 and has taught herself to sew in the following months. She professes to still being very much a beginner but loves to sew clothes, to quilt, and to do paper crafts. She loves to experiment with new techniques and keeping herself learning. www.roodles-runique.blogspot.co.uk/
Maria Borges Duarte – Fairies, Bubbles & Co
Maria is Portuguese and living in the UK, with a passion for sewing. She would love to be able to add more hours to the days, so that she could sew everything she has planned! Maria’s blog is full of gorgeous dresses for little girls and can’t wait to see what she comes up with for us. fairiesbubblesco.wordpress.com
Lou Orth – I’m Studio Lou
Lou is a self confessed fabric addict and loves spending her free time designing and sewing in her studio in Oxfordshire. She mainly sews quilts and quilted items for magazines, but also loves making clothes and quick fun sewing projects too! imstudiolou.wordpress.com
Kristi Peterson – Delightfully Kristi
Kristi loves sewing, crafting and creating, especially when it involves a sewing machine, paint and/or power tools. Her favorite colours are sky blue, hot pink, mint green and bright yellow. Her favorite dinosaur is the Apatosaurus. Oh, and she absolutely loves peanut butter! www.delightfullykristi.com
Chloe Hardisty – Cotton Clara
Chloe lives in Loughborough with her husband Chris and two little boys. Her passion is anything fabric and needle related and spends her evenings dreaming up new projects and designing needlepoint DIY kits for her Folksy shop folksy.com/shops/
Zoe Potter – Floral and Feather
Currently decorating her first home and sharing the makes and DIYs along the way. You’ll find crafts, knitting, crochet and creative living inspiration on Floral and Feather. When not making in her craft room she’s often found exploring the countryside and castles and is rarely seen without a camera. floralandfeather.blogspot.co.uk
Dominique Major – Dominique Major
Dominique is a self-taught dressmaker and budding pattern cutter. She’s inspired by a love of florals, pastel colours and patterns You’ll most likely find her hanging out with her rabbit Tilly and daydreaming about her next big project idea or planning her next adventure. dominiquemajor.wordpress.com
So there they are all, ready and raring to get making some beautiful projects. Head over to their social accounts, blogs and sites and show them some love to welcome them to the family!
This wonderful team of designers will be creating projects and tutorials with our products to inspire you to get your make on. Each month we will link up their posts here and share their projects on Instagram, so make sure you are following us @sewcraftyshop and check out the #scdesignteam to keep up with all the teams creations.