Monthly Archives: September 2017

Lengthen & Shorten a Pattern

20th September 2017

Find out how to lengthen and shorten a dressmaking pattern. Where you should be adding or removing length and how to blend the edges of the pattern ba...

How To: Grade a Pattern

17th September 2017

What do you do if your measurements are smaller or larger than the pattern you are working with? How do you grade the pattern to increase or decrease ...

Made To Sew

Choose the right size pattern?

13th September 2017

What do you need to think about when choosing the right size dressmaking pattern for your individual measurements? What happens if your measurements a...

How To: Measure Yourself

10th September 2017

Learn how to take basic measurements required for dressmaking in our latest YouTube tutorial. On a model we cover details on how to measure your Bust,...