Simplicity’s Project Runway Pattern Design Contest

| April 13, 2010

Enter Simplicity’s Inspired by Project Runway Pattern Design contest and you’ll have the chance of your original design being marketed worldwide and added to the Simplicity Pattern Collection.  Additionally, the grand prize winner will receive a trip to New York to meet with Simplicity design and production staff.  Other prizes include: First Place: Brother Project […]

Interview With Ashley Hackshaw of Lil Blue Boo

| August 14, 2009

Ashley Hackshaw’s mother taught her the basics of sewing when she was around six years old.  Her mom used to make their clothes, bedding, and curtains, and was always taking on big household projects like re-painting the kitchen cabinets.  Ashley has since gone from career woman to stay-at-home mom of Sienna, a precocious 2-year old […]

Our Anywhere T Pattern in the August Clotilde Catalog

| August 4, 2009

One of my favorite things to do is to design new patterns and I especially love to be able create designs that are comfortable enough to live in.  My ‘Anywhere T’ pattern is one of those designs – the cowl neck dresses it up so it looks great with skirts and under jackets, but the simple […]