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Rachel Tank Pattern Hack: Turn it into a Dress and Make Fit Adjustments
I love to make things multi-purpose. For example, my family uses the dining room table as a place to collectRead more.
Pattern Release: Girls Little Rachel Brief
I technically released this pattern when I released the Little Rachel Tank, but I wanted to make a separate postRead more.
Pattern Design Pre-Sales are Now Available
Pattern Design is my educational solution to teaching pattern making for beginners. I shared my collection of pattern making booksRead more.
Pattern Drafting Book Review Series – Part 8 – Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi
I have officially saved the best review for last. I love all of these books equally. I currently own allRead more.
Designing a graded pattern for an “FBA” or Full Bust Adjustment – Warning: This is Technical – Part 3
Are you back for more information? Perfect. Let’s get started. For the Rachel Tank, I didn’t want to account forRead more.
Pattern Drafting Book Review Series – Part 7 – Designing and Patternmaking for Stretch Fabrics by Keith Richardson
For the 7th part in my series about pattern drafting books, I am covering Designing and Patternmaking for Stretch FabricsRead more.
Designing a graded pattern for an “FBA” or Full Bust Adjustment – Warning: This is Technical – Part 2
How is your brain capacity for grading right now? Overwhelmed yet? I wanted to break the bust grade out intoRead more.
Pattern Drafting Book Review Series – Part 6 – Pattern Making by the Flat-Pattern Method by Hollen & Kundel
You probably never realized how many pattern making books there were. This is the 6th book in my pattern draftingRead more.
The Start of the Laurel Sports Bra Grading Saga
I have completed the design of the Laurel Sport Bra and made all my necessary changes to the 38J patternRead more.
Designing a graded pattern for an “FBA” or Full Bust Adjustment – Warning: This is Technical – Part 1
I recently created a pattern called the Rachel Tank, with 5 bust size options. It was a challenge to determineRead more.