January - Samantha Hussey from Sewing Patterns by Mrs H. is a pattern designer living in Wales, with a group of patterns which make using hardware easy. Samantha loves hardware!
February - A creative lifetime quilter, Annie Unrein of Patterns by Annie and ByAnnie.com has been designing patterns and teaching since 2000. Annie is the creator of ByAnnie's Soft and Stable®, an innovative product she designed to add body, stability and a professional finish to purses, bags, home dec items, and more.
With a focus on practical and useful projects, Annie's goal is to write patterns that are easy to understand with complete instructions to guide you every step of the way.
March - Janelle MacKay from Emmaline Bags Sewing Patterns and Hardware has developed her own line of wallet and bag making sewing patterns, as well as exclusive bag making hardware, which are all available in her online shop. She operates from Alberta, Canada, and enjoys travel and teaching. As a Craftsy instructor and sewing book author, Janelle is happy to encourage others to find their creative self by working through projects that challenge and inspire.