On a scale of 1-10, how easy do you find it to read dressmaking patterns? 

We know it can be super confuddling, especially for beginners… so we’ve put together a beginner’s guide to reading dressmaking patterns!  

You’ll learn 

  • How to understand symbols
  • Tips on choosing fabrics
  • How to read a sewing pattern

And much more! You can refer back to this guide for help every time you need to draw up a pattern or read a pattern, it’s your lifelong friend! 

We hope you find it helpful and it can make your dressmaking projects that little bit easier. 

Check it out on the blog here.