Category Archives: Uncategorized

New PDF pattern for autumn

After weeks of trying to find time to put the finishing touches to the new Charlie’s Aunt PDF pattern, I have finally listed it today in the Etsy shop. The ‘Brideshead Bag’ has a similar shape to the popular Sophia Bag but is made in a totally different way. It has an oval-shaped set in base and a curved front pocket. It is also much bigger than the Sophia Bag, making it practical for everyday use. I’ve made it up … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Charlie’s Aunt in Australian Homespun magazine

THIS month, I am delighted to say that Charlie’s Aunt is featured in a beautiful magazine called Australian Homespun. Now I am sure that all of my customers down under are already familiar with the publication, but I am hoping to encourage a few of my fellow sewers in the US and the UK to take a look. The magazine contains dozens of lovely features and projects and each edition has a theme. The format is different to most sewing … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

I have just listed the new Rural Correspondent Bag PDF sewing pattern in the Charlie’s Aunt Etsy shop and thought I would use the opportunity to write a few words for my newly re-launched blog. The Charlie’s Aunt website has also recently received an overhaul and the PDF pattern covers have been redesigned to coincide. Now that I have moved the site to WordPress, it is possible for people to leave comments, so I hope to be able to get … Continue reading

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment