Yay I’ve been featured on Kollabora’s Meet The Maker series this week! This is the opening picture that they’re using: For those who don’t know, Kollabora is an online community for makers, creators and DIY enthusiasts. You can buy or sell PDF patterns, share projects, post tutorials, and just gather inspiration from what other makers … More Kollabora: Meet The Maker
Is it weird to post a tank top sewing pattern and instructions in November when I live in the Northern hemisphere? This tank top pattern is so easy to whip up; the front and back are the same pattern piece, and the neck and armholes are finished with binding tape. The pattern can be made with … More Tank Top Sewing Instructions
This is the new and improved set of sewing instructions for my V-Neck Knit Top pattern. There is also a new and improved pattern (computer-drafted!) available on Craftsy Makerist Etsy Kollabora This sewing pattern is suitable for sewing enthusiasts with intermediate skills. In order to create this garment you must know how to sew with … More V-Neck Knit Top Sewing Instructions
In a real paper magazine no less! And I’ve been sitting on this blog post for months. As you may know, I create sewing pattern PDFs that I sell on Etsy and Craftsy. Many of them are wall mounted animal heads, and they’re very cute and you should buy one. Back in June, I was … More I’ve Been Published!
The iconic Rag Doll. Laura Ingalls dreamed of this doll. This pattern is free! Click here to download. Click here to view my other sewing patterns for purchase, if you’re into that kind of thing! It took me awhile to smooth out the rough edges of this pattern. As it turns out, a fashion pattern … More Rag Doll Free Sewing Pattern and Instructions
The Boat Neck is such a classic neckline. While it’s generally thought to be most flattering to smaller busts and narrower shoulders, I’ve seen many women with more athletic silhouettes totally rock this neckline. It adds definition to your shoulders, and it makes you look like a rich lady. If you’re looking to adapt a … More Draft A Boat Neck
Here he is. The sewing pattern PDF can be purchased here on my Etsy page. Materials needed: *1/2 yd fabric (at the very most, probably closer to 1/4 yd) *Doll stuffing *Thread *Hand sewing needle *Sewing machine Let’s get started! Print and assemble sewing pattern according to this Burdastyle tutorial: http://www.burdastyle.com/statics/how-to-print-and-assemble-a-pattern-pdf Once you’ve assembled … More Rhino Head Sewing Instructions