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Six Super Fun New Women's Sewing Patterns

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This week we’ve released 6 brand new patterns which make up a pretty enviable wardrobe! Read on and get the patterns…Above: Inspired by 3.1 Phillip Lim, Alice + Olivia, Jil Sander, Vivienne Westwood Red Label.

The Official Preppy Fashion Handbook + 10 Preppy Sewing Patterns

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I grew up on Cape Cod, an island of Massachusetts, deep in the throes of an extremely prevalent preppy subculture. Derived from the word preparatory, prep or preppy describes the mannerisms, etiquette, education, speech patterns, and most importantly, the dress of certain North Eastern teenagers. The preppy style originated in the 1950s and still holds strong today. This post features 10 new patterns showcasing preppy designs from the earlier years of the prep (the 60s!). Read on and check out these versatile sewing patterns!

10 New Sewing Patterns That Are Oh So Chic!

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Are you into romantic, flirty designs with vintage looking yokes and soft lines? If so, you’re in luck, meet 10 of our newest pattern additions.

Wardrobe Staples + 3 New Sewing Patterns

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When I lived in Florence my Italian friends taught me something very interesting about Italian women. No, not about “La Bella Figura”, that was in Fashion 101, but that most Italian women shop very little, and own just a few designer items that they wear them over and over again. Pictured above: W magazine fashion spread images; romantic fabric swatches.

Harem Pants and Jersey Looks: 5 New Women's Sewing Patterns

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Grab some jersey or a knit fabric and dive into one of these great new sewing projects! See them all here.

Faux Real: 4 Must Have Women's Sewing Patterns for Faux Fur

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Whether you’re faux or against it, fur is everywhere. Real or fake, people are bundling up in the stuff and we’ve got 4 new patterns designed especially for fur— faux or real. Check them out!

Trousers: 5 Fresh Women's Sewing Patterns for the New Year

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Behold: I am pleased to introduce 5 fresh trouser patterns for the new year! Read on…

Pop: 4 Women's Sewing Patterns

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It’s all about the color of the fabric you use if you want your look to POP! Check out these 4 bold colored projects to make!

Men's Sewing Patterns

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Guys need clothes too. Because such a vast majority of our members are women-sewing-for-women, we have designed a lot of patterns exclusively for the fairer sex. Today, let’s think about designing for him.

At The Office: 4 New Women's Sewing Patterns

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Do you ever have bittersweet “back to school” feelings when September comes? My mother used to take me and my sister school shopping, and while my sister would strike gold, I’d never be happy with what was there. So my mother and I would sew my clothes. Going to the fabric store was pure inspiration for me. Now that some of us aren’t dressing for school days anymore— we can still dress for the office right? Here are 4 office friendly patterns to play with.

En Plus: Plus Size Sewing Patterns

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Four cool patterns for Fall and how you could style them— for sizes 44-52 (US 12- 20)!

Romantic Notions: 4 Lovely Women's Sewing Patterns

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This week’s mood board features fairy tale fashions for those with a romantic side— flounces, layers, ruffles, godets! Try one of these four patterns and share with us your project!

Washed Out Colors: 4 Edgy Women's Sewing Patterns

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I LOVE washed out colors. The collections I design for my clothing line usually consist exclusively of black, white, grey, dusty rose, sage green— any color one may see a few moments after the sun has set, at dusk, when they sky is awash in washed out pastels. These washed out looks are super cool silhouettes for a muted color palate.

Editor's Pick: Prairie Girls

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A white top or dress makes for the perfect summer outfit. It’s up to you how you will embellish these patterns, whether with crochet or jewelry, but the Prairie Girl look is in…

She's A Rainbow

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These 5 looks would be perfect for a summer music festival like Coachella or SXSW… or for a ride in the country listening to the Rolling Stones (i.e. “She’s a Rainbow”)…

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