Patchwork Clamshell Zipper Pouch- Pattern Revamp

Follow my blog with Bloglovin I just wanted to let you know I have Re-vamped my very first pattern I released on Etsy, the Patchwork Clamshell Zipper Pouch. This Pattern is extra special to me as it is the first one, I ever released. But after looking over it compared to my more recent patterns,Continue reading “Patchwork Clamshell Zipper Pouch- Pattern Revamp”

Strawberry Treat Bags

I love making little drawstring bags. I’ve had this idea for strawberry treat bags for a while and I knew Easter would be the perfect time to finally design and release this pattern. After all, who doesn’t love fluffy bunnies, cute chicken and of course some strawberries treat bags thrown in the mix. These sweetContinue reading “Strawberry Treat Bags”

The Itty Bitty Needlebook

Welcome to 2021 here at Ma & Me Designs. I’m a little excited about the year ahead, and I have plenty of new and fresh ideas I hope can make their way into patterns to share with you.  Starting with my newest pattern the ‘Itty Bitty Needlebook’. This little pattern came to me as IContinue reading “The Itty Bitty Needlebook”

A Chubby Christmas Stocking

It’s hard to believe it’s Mid December already, and only 10 days until christmas. It’s been a crazy year and I’ve already been late introducing my newest pattern by a few weeks. I released this sweet little patchwork christmas stocking back at the start of November, when I was full of christmas sewing ideas andContinue reading “A Chubby Christmas Stocking”

Clamshell Mug Rug

Here’s a quick tutorial for the clamshell mug rug I made that I shared over on Instagram. For those of you who don’t know what a mug rug is it’s a like a mini quit that’s bigger than a coaster and smaller than a place mat. It’s big enough to fit a little cup ofContinue reading “Clamshell Mug Rug”

A Quick Catch Up

I’ve been forgetting to share my makes here on the blog, instead I’ve just been flooding everyone’s Instagram feed. So, here’s a quick catch up with lots of photos of things I’ve been making lately, but forgot to share here. A little 9 patch mug rug because I wanted to sew some pretty fabric into aContinue reading “A Quick Catch Up”

How to Sew Clamshells Using the EPP (English Paper Piecing) Method

Who else loves the look of clamshells, but has no idea how to sew them or where to start? Maybe you’ve seen them done with needle turn appliqué, but that’s really not your thing. Well that’s ok because its not mine either. In this tutorial I’m going to show you how to sew perfect clamshellsContinue reading “How to Sew Clamshells Using the EPP (English Paper Piecing) Method”

Happy Mail & a Chicken Bag

Happy Mail is always such a treat. I’ve been eyeing some of these prints for a while now and finally found them to add to my ever growing stash. These fat quarters are all the way from the UK and with the snail mail postal rates at the moment, I feel like I’ve been waitingContinue reading “Happy Mail & a Chicken Bag”

Toddler Pocket Bib Pattern

I’m here to share with you my latest pattern you can find over on Etsy, the Toddler Pocket Bib. This bib pattern came about because as every mum of toddlers would know, it’s hard to find large bibs with good coverage for little ones, especially ones that are long enough.  This pattern solved all myContinue reading “Toddler Pocket Bib Pattern”

Journal Pen Holder

Who else hates it when they pick up their journal or notebook and then can’t find a pen? I feel like this is me everyday. I don’t keep a journal, but I do have a trusty notebook that I keep where I plan all my sewing project and take notes for patterns. So I decidedContinue reading “Journal Pen Holder”