5 top tips to remember when working with a sewing pattern!

Hello lovelies!

So I’m sure at some point in your crafting you’ve come across commercial sewing patterns. They are so incredibly useful, instructing you on how to make all sorts of things, and can give you a jumping off point when you want to design, or are learning to design your own sewing projects.Unicorn Puzzled 1

However, whilst patterns can be a godsend, they can also be very confusing – with lots of marks and dots, notations and squiggles, and if it’s your first time using a pattern, it can be overwhelming!

Well don’t panic, as I’ve come up with 5 tips to get you started, and will hopefully help you navigate your way to a beautiful finished product.

I hope these tips help you, and if you have any tips or tricks you’d like to share, please do in the comments below, I’d love to hear them!

Love.

XXX

1. Get to know your pattern symbols2. Check your seam allowances3. Read the sizing chart carefully4. Transfer all pattern markings to fabric

5. Make sure to mark the center

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