Opposites Attract: 6 New Patterns to Color Block

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Add a splash of color to brighten up your wardrobe. This week’s new patterns are perfect for mixing bold and neutral hues together.

In The Boudoir: 9 New Patterns

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Have you ventured into lingerie? Bustiers? Panties? If not, these patterns may inspire you to do so… Read on and check them out.

Blade Runner: 8 New Futuristic Patterns

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I guess it is the setting of this photo shoot that reminds me of two of my favorite apocalyptic films, Blade Runner and Mad Max, and some of the cuts look like something Tina Turner might wear in Beyond Thunderdome; or Daryl Hannah as Pris in Blade Runner. The 8 patterns we’re releasing this week seem to tackle the glamorous side of futuristic fashion while fully utilizing metallics of all sorts and a-symmetric silhouettes…

New Plus Patterns: Sequins + Staples

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This week we have 4 new plus patterns in sizes 44-52. Get your hands on some richly hued sequin fabric, some basic black fabric and get sewing!

Top Patterns + Trends For Spring 2012

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We made it through 2011, with all of it’s ups and downs, and now we’re looking forward into a bright new year. This trend forecast illustrates what’s to come in the new year while providing you with the patterns you’ll need to equip yourself with—read on!

New Patterns: 7 Ways to Wear Green

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Are you a fan of Kelly green, emerald green, jade or sage? Whether you are or are not, you’ll still see the merit in these gorgeous new patterns—check them out!

Street Style: New Patterns for Everyday Dress

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This week we’re excited to release 10 new patterns that make up for excellent wardrobe staples. Looking for the perfect trench coat or a new leather mini skirt? We’ve got it—check out the looks!

It's All About Opulent Textiles

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One thing I love about winter time in New York city is the opulence of fashion— richly hued silks, luxurious brocades, Matelassé silks and cottons, sequins and embellishing. Today I have proof that if you cut a classic pattern from an opulent textile, you something new + fresh—read on to see what I mean!

What to Wear (and make) Right Now

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This week we’re excited to reveal 6 gorgeous patterns all made from rich and romantic reds. Looking for a blazer or a duffel coat, or the perfect holiday ensemble? Check these out and get sewing!

D.I.Y. Holiday Gift Ideas

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The holiday season is quickly approaching and there’s one thing I truly love to do this time of year— pour a glass of mulled red wine, turn on some Nina Simone + create some hand-made gifts for my loved ones. Read on for some fresh ideas and inspiration…

Smells Like Teen Spirit | 7 New Grunge-Inspired Patterns

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If you’re a fan of early 90s grunge looks a la Kurt Cobain, the perfect leather trousers paired with a chambray button-down, or mixing petticoats with plaid jackets, these patterns are for you. Read on to see all of the details!

Editor's Pick | Our Top Coat Patterns

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Baby it’s cold outside, so it’s time to cozy up and sew yourself a beautiful new winter coat, complete with your very own personal touches. We’ve made this process easier for you by narrowing down the coat pattern options to a few of our favorites, so read on to see them all!

Central St. Martins Fall '11 Grad Show

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If you missed the Central St. Martins Fall ’11 Grad Show in February you can view some of the highlights here. I find these collections to include some of the most innovative and exciting fashion-forward designs, and oddly enough, completely unrelated to current trends and hype. Check it out! Above image: Phoebe English (top) and Yeori Bae (bottom)

Hello Glamour | 7 Sexy New Patterns

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Are you ready to get your glamour on? This week we have 7 mouth-watering patterns for those who love a bit of silver screen drama and pizazz. Channel your inner Ava Gardner, Marlene Dietrich or Marilyn Monroe. Read on the see the looks modeled by German actress Barbara Schöneberger* whose lovely figure inspires.

Electric Lady Land: 5 New Patterns Sized 44-52

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Have you ever mixed royal blue, electric purple and dark brown? Or what about bright mustard, khaki and tomato red? The Spring 2012 runways were full of eye popping color combinations all of which we find so refreshing and fun! These new patterns are great templates for color blocking and for creating everyday staples. Read on to see them all…

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