Dressmaking is at the higher end of the art of the craft of sewing and it may not be for all sewers, but if you want to challenge yourself more then this can be an extremely rewarding part of sewing.
In this section we're looking to link to free projects and tutorials that explain specific aspects of sewing your own clothes rather than covering the complete construction of specific items of clothing. If you're looking free clothes sewing patterns, please have a browse through our clothes and accessories category.
You'll find pages that cover subjects such as different types of hems, how to add darts to your patterns and tips on adding different types of pockets among other things.
If you ever receive a shirt with too long sleeves with cuffs, this tutorial will help you to alter the sleeves to fit. The process is broken into steps…
If you have trouble finding pencil skirts that fit your dimensions, here's an intresting page for you. This includes detailed instructions on how to measure…
Hey - I saw I was getting traffic from you today and found my skirt pattern project on the front page! Thank you so much for featuring me.
I hope that your readers enjoy making this pattern the easy way - using the spreadsheet to work it all out for you!
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This page looks at how to line a bodice to produce a neater appearance. The step by step tutorial uses photos to clearly demonstrate how apply this technique…