The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - New Jasra Tee for Dachshunds by Eight Trees Company

New Jasra Tee för taxar åtta Trees Company

Stacey from Eight Trees Company kindly agreed to be one of the pattern testers for the new dachshund sized Jasra Tee. Here are some of her images with her pretty pooches modelling the new tees! Eight Trees Company hand- create super cute soft toys with an emphasis on green living. They specialise in creating memory bears […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - New Additions to the Children's Adaptive Clothing Range

Nya tillägg till barn Adaptive Clothing Range

I recently had a request for a couple of romper designs featuring a zip in the back. The zip in the back is to stop little ones from being able to pull off their clothes. One design is a full legged romper suit with an asymmetric zip reaching down one side. The other is a […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Autumn Open Shoulder Top Design

Autumn Open Shoulder Top Design

Soon to be released is this comfy open shoulder top suitable for jersey fabrics. It’s that time of year now when I want to put the chiffon dresses away and put something a bit thicker on! This sample is made using a loop back jersey which is better insulation than a regular jersey.

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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 a “hoppare” instead of the previous “jumper klänning”. Find the […]

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Hitta din BH-storlek

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

Grund Sybehör

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

Sätta en Zip

Använd detta sätt att sätta in dragkedjor för användning vid necklines, centrum och fram ryggar på toppar och klänningar. Dragkedjan är placerad direkt på en söm-line och kommer att visas en del dold när du är klar. Maskin tråckla zip öppning i plagget och tryck öppen. Med zip stängd, lägga den längs sömlinjen, och […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Darts


Dart forma din plagg och accentuera funktioner i kroppen, såsom bysten, midja och mid-back. Beroende på stilen i ditt plagg kan du få dem passa nära kroppen eller passande lös på kroppen. Hur som helst, de hjälper vända en platt tygstycke till en form passande plagg. […]

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The Tailoress PDF Sewing Patterns - Seam Maintenance

Seam underhåll

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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