Mandy Shaw is the owner of Dandelion Designs, an online shop full of craft patterns and hard-to-find haberdashery items like prairie cloths, cotton tapes, 100% wool felt and other items that she likes to use in her patterns. Her work has been featured in Today’s Quilter magazine and in numerous other magazines and she has appeared on TV on Sewing Quarter, on Kirstie’s Homemade Christmas, and Kirstie and Phil’s Perfect Christmas. She specializes in folk-art inspired designs with appliqué and embroidered touches; her red and white quilts have won her an army of fans. Her book, Mandy Shaw’s Red & White Christmas was published in 2019. She lives in East Sussex with her husband and four children.