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Deviant Quilting

Deviant Modern Machine Quilting, by Linzi Upton Apologies but Deviant Quilting is not yet quite ready for publication. We are on the case and working to get it finished soon. Watch this website or our Facebook page for … Read More

Posted on the 02/10/2015

Website maintenance

Today 9 June, our website will be down for up to one hour while it undergoes essential maintenance. If you experience any problems, please try again later. Thank you for your understanding!

Posted on the 09/06/2015

‘Impressive’ – Helen M Stevens ePatterns!

Helen M Stevens ePatterns Many thanks to Holly for her great feedback: ‘I have been studying my new patterns from Helen Stevens. They are impressive. Well organized, with clear illustrations. I referred back to “One Simple Stitch” and … Read More

Posted on the 13/05/2015

I wish I could sew!

New author: Debbie von Grabler-Crozier New Series: I Wish I Could Sew Welcome aboard to experienced craft author Debbie von Grabler-Crozier. We have just signed contracts for a new series for beginners called I Wish I Could Sew. … Read More

Posted on the 12/05/2015

Essential downloading tool: cuppa!

Essential tool for downloading Vivebooks ebooks and epatterns There is one essential tool for downloading our ebooks and epatterns – a cuppa. We say this because a number of people find it too hard to allow the necessary … Read More

Posted on the 30/04/2015

One Simple Stitch epatterns

Now available! Helen M Stevens One Simple Stitch epatterns! New series of epatterns by Helen M Stevens launched. New series of epatterns by embroiderer Helen M Stevens: the One Simple Stitch epatterns. Here is Helen’s introduction to whet … Read More

Posted on the 24/04/2015

Helen M Stevens One Simple Stitch epatterns!

New series of epatterns by Helen M Stevens soon to be launched. Later this month (April 2015) we are launching a new series of epatterns by embroiderer Helen M Stevens: the One Simple Stitch epatterns. Here is Helen’s … Read More

Posted on the 02/04/2015

‘Stunning ebook’: Reviews of Making Fascinators by Matilda Warr

We are starting to get reviews through for Making Fascinators by Matilda Warr. These two just appeared on Amazon: Great book! By Christine on 24 Mar. 2015 The book is very interesting and well done. It describes in … Read More

Posted on the 25/03/2015

Dollar, Pound, Euro???

We ship internationally. If you would like to see our prices in currencies other than UK£, use our currency converter. Go to the ebook you want, then click the currency on the left hand bar, and the price will … Read More

Posted on the 10/03/2015

Would you like to review Making Fascinators?

Calling all bloggers! We have a few copies of Making Fascinators by Matilda Warr for review. If you have an active blog and would like to review this ebook with video, please contact us here or via our … Read More

Posted on the 05/03/2015

Flower and Feathers, from Making Fascinators

Lolita fascinator To mark the publication of our latest title, Making Fascinators by Matilda Warr, here’s a ‘portrait’ of one of the projects: Lolita. Lolita fascinator has only two features: a flower and a bunch of feathers. The … Read More

Posted on the 02/03/2015

Making Fascinators, now available

Making Fascinators, now live! Now available: Making Fascinators, by Matilda Warr of Kokoberi Bespoke Headpieces! There are 12 complete fascinators to make, and full explanations of techniques with video clips. Soon you will be designing and making your own fascinators! … Read More

Posted on the 20/02/2015

Making Fascinators – soon to be available

Making Fascinators, soon to be live! Look out for our latest title, Making Fascinators, by Matilda Warr of Kokoberi Bespoke Headpieces, available from next week! There are 12 complete fascinators to make, and full explanations of techniques with … Read More

Posted on the 19/02/2015

Worried about EU VAT rules?

Sell your patterns with Vivebooks Worried about the new EU VAT rules? Selling PDF patterns through your own website or blog? Let us deal with all that for you! We are developing an e-pattern category on our website … Read More

Posted on the 03/02/2015

Designers with EU VAT issues

Would you like to sell your digital patterns through us so you can stop worrying about the new EU VAT regulations for 2015? If you are a designer with pdf patterns to sell, contact us for a conversation.

Posted on the 16/12/2014

Black Friday discount 2014

25% off Black Friday weekend only. Enter promotional code: blackfriday in the Apply Coupon box when ordering. Expires 1 December 2014. Happy shopping! Black Friday discount 2014

Posted on the 28/11/2014