Guide to Using Butterick Sewing Patterns

Tuesday, 9th of March 2021

We understand though that there may be many of you with limited textiles experience for whom the idea of making a set of clothes seems completely preposterous! Thus, we've put this little guide to using Butterick sewing patterns together, explaining

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How To Measure Yourself For Clothes Sizing

Tuesday, 20th of June 2017

The great thing about knitting your own clothes is that you're tailoring them to fit you exactly, which makes them uniquely personal and extremely satisfying to wear. However, getting that perfect fit is often easier said than done, particularly if you're

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Top Summer Dress Sewing Patterns

Tuesday, 21st of June 2016

Sewing a summer dress for your little girl is a long-held tradition of the season. The move away from traditional sewing patterns hasn’t done anything to lessen this sentiment, and to help you find the right amount of inspiration this year, we’ve picked

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Winter Sewing Patterns For Beginners

Tuesday, 5th of January 2016

When the weather is frightful outside and you find yourself with some spare time at home, starting a new winter sewing pattern is a great idea to keep you occupied indoors! If you’re just beginning, it can be an exciting challenge, but it’s also a good

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Top Halloween Costume Patterns & Designs

Wednesday, 21st of October 2015

With Halloween just around the corner, it is the perfect time of year to wear a fancy dress costume to put your creative skills to the test. Whether you’ve got a party to attend or you’re planning an evening out to celebrate Halloween, we’ve got a selection

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