Sara Lawson is a Chicago-based pattern designer for her company, Sew Sweetness. She is the author of many free bag patterns for Pellon, as well as patterns in magazines such as Love Patchwork and Quilting, Stitch, Sew News, Australian Patchwork and Quilting, and more. Book author as well, she has written two books, Big-City Bags and Windy City Bags; as well as being the designer of two fabric lines for Art Gallery Fabrics, Jungle Ave. and Fantasia. She has a Craftsy class on bag-making, due out in September. Sara co-founded SewPro because she’s had a lot of support along the way and wants to help other creative businesses get off the ground!