New Pattern for Members!
I have been promising a swimming costume pattern for some time. Hopefully the summer isn't over!
Learn more Jersey Sewing Techniques while making up this elegant classic Swimming Costume.
Start to Finish video coming soon.
Here is a short clip. The lesson teaches you the Pull Through the Shoulder method of Facing a Dress or Top. Super useful for sewing beautiful sleeveless garments.
See the 3 Part Series on my Sewing Lessons Page
The PDF Sewing Pattern is a Free Download in sizes small, medium and large - NOW AVAILABLE TO MEMBERS IN ALL SIZES
Here it is in this super bold gingham. Yet again, Gingham has been hitting the fashion headlines recently.
See the Shirt Pattern page for more examples of this useful shirt made up.
Members watch my start to finish shirt making video series
A short clip from Sewing a Sleeve Placket - See it in full
Print the template - Free Sewing Patterns
I have a backlog of fabrics so I'm making Shirts and Tops to go with all the jeans I have made up from Jeans Sewing Pattern Number 948
I hope you like this movie clip, saying as much!
Check out my Great British Sewing Bee page. Sewing support for Sewing Bee fans!
Jersey is not as difficult as many sewers think. Watch this clip from one of my Free Videos.
See more useful clips and All My Jersey Patterns on my Sewing Jersey Page
I produce the Easiest PDF Sewing Patterns. I have developed the best Sewing Pattern Downloads. No trimming, no overlapping, no wasted paper. No muddle of lines for every size. 27 Classic Patterns to download.
All my Sewing Patterns are drafted separately for sizes 6-22. I have layouts for International A4 and US Letter paper size.
I have made so many pairs but I still refer to my own guide, especially for the Zip Fly!
MAKE YOUR OWN CLOTHES - My In-depth Tutorials are detailed and easy to follow. I make a range of garments from beginning to end - from fabric and cutting out, right through to completion.
I have written FIVE Sewing eBooks. The first describes every step of Making Jeans. The second features Making the Roll Collar Coat. Now I have added 3 Drafting books.
Around 60 pages of written instructions and detailed diagrams for you to download and keep for reference.
Flat Pattern Drafting - Video Series and eBooks - The Basic Bodice, the Straight Sleeve Draft and the Fitted Bodice Block.
New Video - Manipulating Darts. See how this creates design potential.