A test of perseverance…

A test of perseverance…

If you were a subscriber to my email list, then you'll know that I recently wrote to you about my word for the year - perseverance. Well, today I am facing the ULTIMATE test of perseverance. Ok, ok. Maybe that's taking it a bit...

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Patchy Wool Cushions | Art for your sofa

Patchy Wool Cushions | Art for your sofa

Art for your sofa - or your lounge or bed or wherever you want, really! That's how I like to think of these Patchy Wool Cushions I've been making. It's been a few years now since I first started playing with wool scraps;...

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Wife-made Maker Spotlight: AJ Collective

Wife-made Maker Spotlight: AJ Collective

Since I started selling my wings patterns way back when (four years ago I think...???), I've had the wonderful privilege of seeing other people's imaginations bring them to life in ways that I would NEVER have thought of. That's...

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Hello 2019 & Hello Change! | New branding

Hello 2019 & Hello Change! | New branding

If you're a regular Wife-made follower on the Instas or Facie, you may have noticed there's been a few changes around these parts.  The most obvious change is the new branding - which I LOVE! - but also, deep down inside ME...

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Xanthe of Wife-made

Hello! I’m Xanthe…

Here at Wife-made you will find contemporary quilt and sewing patterns designed by me and inspired by mid-century modern design and the nostalgia of  traditional handcrafts.  Have I inspired your creative journey?  Let me know in the comments!  


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