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Unique and Original: Deviant Quilting

So many thanks to Jim West of Craftours for the fab review of Deviant Modern Machine Quilting by Linzi Upton: “The new E-book DEVIANT QUILTING, written by Linzi Upton, is unique and original. It’s a breath of fresh … Read More

Posted on the 30/12/2015

Robbie the Ghillie

Definitely the MOST innovative video review I have ever seen! Robbie, a real Scottish ghillie, reviews Deviant Modern Machine Quilting, ebook with video by Linzi Upton – in a fishing hut on the banks of the River Dee. … Read More

Posted on the 13/11/2015

Linzi Upton videos

See Linzi’s video introduction to Deviant Modern Machine Quilting on Vivebooks’ YouTube channel, along with other Linzi Upton videos linked to this ebook showing techniques such as drawing circles on the domestic sewing machine, and how to bind a … Read More

Posted on the 02/11/2015

Deviant Modern Machine Quilting

Deviant Modern Machine Quilting, by Linzi Upton IS NOW AVAILABLE TO DOWNLOAD OR ORDER ON CD! We are delighted to announce the publication of Linzi Upton’s new ebook with video. ISBN 978-1-906314-86-6 There are no hard and fast … Read More

Posted on the 01/11/2015

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