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How to make your own pattern.

DIY: Make your own pattern = Patterns aren't cheap. Thankfully, you can make your own patterns using your own clothing that you know to fit well. Use brown paper sacks or a roll of scotch wrapping paper as your pattern paper.

Northdixie Designs: Day 28: Dressmaking

How to make a DIY dress pattern with only 3 measurements - and Many other Tutorials from Randomly Happy

Make Your Own Clothes: How to Make a Pattern

Make Your Own Clothes: How to Make a Pattern

Transfer right to fabric. Make Your Own Clothes: How to Make a Pattern - Thanks to we have this amazing article on how to make your own pattern. Read up on this amazing skill and create clothes that fit your body type.

Pattern Making Basics | http://isntthatsew.org/pattern-making-101/

Pattern Making Basics

I haven't learned sewing yet - I start class today - but I'm saving this for later. :)

Facepalm Sewing Tips

won't be obvious to me, but pinning for future sewing problems. (beyond breaking needles)

If you are beginning sewer (like me) you can only make so many baby blankets and pillow cases before you have to move onto something a little more exciting! A great place to start is with a maxi sk...

5 Maxi Skirt Tutorials for Beginning Sewers 5 Easy Maxi Skirt Tutorials for Beginners! this looks like it would be fun to create my own perfect maxi!

Sewing Hacks | Best Tips and Tricks for Sewing Patterns, Projects, Machines, Hand Sewn Items. Clever Ideas for Beginners and Even Experts | Use a Sewing Machine to Sew Knit Fabric | http://diyjoy.com/sewing-hacks

37 Sewing Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew Before Now…

Sewing machine stitches on knit fabric. DIY Sewing Projects and Tips for Sewing Patterns

DIY leggings-----Very easy to understand tutorial.  Even includes how to make your own custom fitting pattern.

DIY leggings-----At last! I can make my own leggings. Very easy to understand tutorial. Even includes how to make your own custom fitting pattern. Plus I need new leggings

Threads Magazine: DIY sewing form- this is ridiculous but I want one so bad and theyre crazy expensive! diy

Paper-Tape Dress Form

Sew: How to make a Paper Tape Dress Form - Tutorial; A paper-tape dress form is the easiest and cheapest of all. This seems just a little easier than the duct tape dress form and a worthwhile project for a personal fit

This info graphic decodes the mystery behind commercial pattern markings.  The Sewing Loft

Understanding Pattern Markings

Informacion importante para la lectura de patrones de revistas o varias medidas I This info graphic decodes the mystery behind commercial pattern markings. Click through for more detailed information. The Sewing Loft

For all those ladies out there teaching themselves to sew.. *pinning now.. if I ever get to it I'm sure this will come in handy

Home Ec: online sewing class for beginners. -- For when I finally get my sewing machine ;

Tutorial explaining how to sew with elastic thread and showing some of the amazing things you can do with elastic thread!

The Sew*er, The Caker, The CopyCat Maker: ToolBox Tuesday: Elastic Thread. Tutorial explaining how to sew with elastic thread and showing some of the amazing things you can do with elastic thread!

5 Minute Skirt | Make the perfect skirt in 5 minutes flat with this free sewing pattern!

5 Minute Skirt

It takes only 5 minutes to make the 5 Minute Skirt, a free, easy sewing pattern for beginners. Whether you're in a hurry to get somewhere or you don't have time for a huge project, the 5 Minute Skirt is the perfect solution.

The swinging sixties • super simple shift dress • free sewing pattern for women - have a look at Sew Different's post on 1960's styling and monochrome fabrics. Happy sewing!

SEWING PROJECTS - Monochrome shift dress - free sewing pattern