Draft, cut, and sew—and leave no remnants behind
Upcycle, machine-quilt, or scrap-piece a unique garment.
Embrace polished ease with the right fabric, fit, and details. Learn all about sewing knit pants that will fit perfectly, here.
How this designer became the creator for award-winning productions.
Fall 2022 season meets the moment in wearable, easy-to-move-in pieces. Find colors, fabrics, and silhouettes for the season.
Pattern adjustments create a garment that surpasses any you can buy off the rack.
Make a DIY miter template for sharp, accurately formed corners.
Krysten Chambrot writes and reflects on the relationship with her grandmother, Mima. Read more here.
Whether you get a kick out of detailed tutorials, or you adore seeing how designers fashion artistic pieces, you’ll find inspiration here.
YouTube star and author leads fans through sewing and dress history
There are two types of needle threaders: those that pull the thread through the needle’s eye and those that push it through.
This soft and supple textile comes in wool, rayon, and blends. Learn everything you need to know about sewing challis.
Add dimension with petals and crystals
It is possible to attach a fine shirt cuff with a single line of stitching and have it look as neat on the inside as on the outside.
This neckline treatment is a way to perk up a basic blouse pattern. Learn how to create a wing-shaped collar to frame your face.
This pattern is for a structured, futuristic blouse with funnel neckline, voluminous sleeves, curved hemline, and princess-seam silhouette.
For this overalls-jumpsuit, the halter-like, wide-strap top is self-lined and has adjustable back straps.
This vintage-look knit dress has a semi-funnel collar, keyhole neckline, flared panel skirt, and set-in sleeves.
Though they appear structured, several elements give the pants a relaxed vibe.
This fully lined, semifitted dress has a mock crossover front, princess seams, two-piece set-in sleeves, and center-back zipper.
Bring your sewing confidence to this modern, above-the-knee version of a classic pleated, kilt-style skirt.
Follow these step-by-step directions to draft a pattern with no scraps. Then, download and print a full-size yoke pattern.
Print Christine Jonson's pattern and instructions for adding a bulk-free pocket to knit pants. It's the upgrade you've been waiting for.
This vintage-look knit dress has a semi-funnel collar, keyhole neckline, flared panel skirt, set-in sleeves with a gathered edge over the upper arms, center-back zipper, and optional self-fabric 4-inch-wide ruched…
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