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Category: pattern

Sewing pyjama bottom using an existing pyjama.

Sewing pyjama bottom using an existing pyjama.

This a blog post on sewing pyjama bottom using an existing pyjama. I sew my 5-year-old son’s pyjama bottoms using an existing pattern. It is really easy. This pattern works with loose-fitting elasticated bottoms. It would not work for tight-fitting jeans or trousers. This is […]

Mary Quant Mini dress pattern free to download

Mary Quant Mini dress pattern free to download

Here is an ongoing Mary Quant free Mini dress pattern currently still available to download. There are two dress patterns that are available to download. It was created as part of her recent exhibition at the Victoria and Albert Museum. It had ended in February […]

French sewing magazines review

French sewing magazines review

Here is a blog post on french sewing magazines review. I wrote a blog post on this as I have bought myself some more sewing magazines! I bought Coudre cest facile, Modes & Travaux and Ottobre design. Ottobre design is also sold in the UK […]

Knipmode sewing magazine Review

Knipmode sewing magazine Review

This is a blog post on Knipmode sewing magazine review. I have not long ago got a chance to buy it online and got it delivered all the way from Holland. Knipmode sewing magazine review What is it about? Knipmode is a Dutch sewing magazine […]

Fait main sewing magazine review

Fait main sewing magazine review

Here is a blog post on another French Fait Main. sewing magazine. Fait main in English simply means homemade. After reading a few reviews about it online I now finally got hold of it. It’s overall a great sewing magazine if one can get their […]

Italian sewing magazines a review

Italian sewing magazines a review

Here is my first hand experience of buying Italian sewing magazines while I was there in August. I love buying sewing magazines rather than patterns as you can get so many patterns in one magazine. Well that was at least with Burda magazine the UK […]

Pleated skirt pattern (free) to sew at home

Pleated skirt pattern (free) to sew at home

Here is a skirt I recently made myself without using any pattern!! Therefore I would like to share on this free pleated skirt pattern. It’s a fairly simple skirt to make. As this skirt is made out of fairly heavy material, it’s a great skirt […]