The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Frané Jumper Pattern Update

Frané Jumper Pattern Update

  The Frané Jumper has had a new look and update to the pattern. It is now not quite so long, reaching the hips instead of just below them. The jumper is still quite long (great with leggings) but will from now on be called ajumperinstead of the previousjumper dress”. Find the […]

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Find your Bra Size

How to Calculate your Cup Size Use a dressmaker’s measuring tape to measure the circumference of your rib cage, just under the bust. Take the measurement of the bust at nipple level. The difference between these measurements determines the cup size: 12-14cm = A cup 14-16cm = B cup 16-18cm = C cup 18-20cm = […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Basic Sewing Kit

Basic Sewing Kit

Basic Sewing Kit Sewing Machine: These vary in style and abilities. Some are computerised allowing for a multitude of different stitch combinations and designs. Most very old versions allow only for straight or zig-zag stitch whereas newer models can allow you to create embroidery stitches. All are threaded up and used in a similar way […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Inserting a Zip

Inserting a Zip

Utilice este modo de inserción de peches para uso en decotes, centrais e frontais costas tops e vestidos. O zip colócase directamente nunha liña de costura e aparecerá parte oculta cando completa. Máquina alinhave apertura zip no vestiario e de prensa aberta. Co zip pechado, poñelas ao longo da liña de costura, and […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Darts


Dardos moldes o seu vestido e acentuar as características do corpo, tales como o busto, cintura e mid-back. En función do estilo da súa roupa que podes telos ben colocada sobre o corpo ou folgada para o corpo. De calquera xeito, axudan a transformar unha peza plana de tecido nunha peza de roupa encaixe forma. […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Seam Maintenance

Seam Maintenance

There are many different seams for different fabrics, finishes and garments. You can stitch a garment without pins straight away if you are skilled, but in most cases it is advised to use pins. To correctly pin two pieces together for stitching, begin by inserting a pin at right angles to the seam line at […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Jersey Bra Pattern Update

Jersey Bra Pattern Update

The Jersey bra pattern has had an update so that the pattern pieces are now separate for each cup size. This should simplify the cutting process.   Find the Jersey Bra PDF Sewing Pattern here

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Ellie Tank & Crop Top Pattern Update

Ellie Tanque & Crop Top Pattern Update

The set of tank and crop tops in the Ellie Top Sewing pattern has been updated for improved fit and now includes bound straps, armholes and necklines.

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - The Isabel Dress Pattern Update

The Isabel Dress Pattern Update

The Isabel Dress & Top for women has got a new look! I am currently working on giving all my older patterns a refreshed image (while stocking up my wardrobe at the same time!) Some slight improvements have also been made to the pattern itself too. You can find the Isabel Dress & Top PDF […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Libi Dress - Pattern Update

Libi DressPattern Update

  The Libi dress has had a transformation! The pattern itself has been simplified with improved drapes on the skirt and fit on the bust. You can now create a close fitting bust tie to suit an A / B / C / D / DD cup size. Directions on how to find our correct […]

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