DOTM December – MCM Studio Designs

Linda Joyner Lehn is a bank teller, wife and furbaby mama by day, and by night, she is the powerhouse designer behind MCM Studio Designs. She has been sewing for more than 30 years.  Linda has enjoyed sewing for her sisters, children, boutique children’s clothing (The Merry Church Mouse), and moved into PDF patterns in 2014. MCM Studio Designs Sewing patterns are designed to help customers with creative dreams by providing quality patterns with easy to follow instructions.

“I truly believe that there is creative genius in all of us and I hope to inspire you to explore your own creativity.”

Also visit Linda’s Etsy Shop @



DOTM November 2016 – Hold it Right There

Suzanna Marosi McKeon @ Hold It Right There Designs specializes in  handbag pdf patterns & gifts and accessories that are functional, and fancy & practical!  Her inspiration is the St. Louis Arch. She loves that bags are a “one size fits all” concept!  She has evolved from a “find a few minutes to sew” woman, to an at-home business professional.  Suzanna has some really amazing bag patterns.

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DOTM October 2016 – Designer Stitch


Ann Grose is a freelance designer in Australia who has been working in the design and teaching industry for over 30 years. Ann is a super busy pattern designer, pumping out several patterns a month. Her designs are chic, trendy yet classic, beautiful, and are designed to flatter every sized figure.

She has taught adult education at both a TAFE and University level in clothing, textiles and millinery studies, and has been operating her own fashion school for 16 years: The Designer Stitch School of Fashion and Design.

Ann is an active participate in our Sewing Pattern Testers Group and is always willing to lend a helping and teaching hand. Look for Ann’s teaching materials/classes coming soon. Meanwhile, find her patterns at the links below, and like her Facebook page to keep up with her latest designs and trends.