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Digital PDF-pattern for sewing a Slouchy Beanie Hat (as easy as 1-2-3)).
Digital PDF-pattern for sewing Easy-to-Make Arm Warmers - the perfect...
Digital PDF-pattern for sewing Easy-to-Make Mittens - the perfect...
Recently, people began to think about the environmental friendliness of the production of known fabrics, but also started to create new high-tech fibers. Here is a list of some inspiring new [...]
What do we mean when we say a fabric is “sustainable”? The first thing that comes to mind is that we’re talking about how fast a piece will wear down or tear, but that’s not right! The points th [...]
See what you can do with a bit of imagination?! It's the same with your sloper. You get the basics right – then you go forward with confidence, making changes to ease, style etc...
The intention of creating a sustainable or ethical wardrobe from scratch is a daunting one. Declining the brands you are used to, having to spend a little more than you would normally? All of [...]
From now on MC2-patterns are published as layered pdf’s. It means that in our latest patterns each size is on a different layer and you can make visible/printable only the size you need. You c [...]
What are the printable pdf-patterns usually? Sheets of paper with loads of lines; each size is indicated by a certain-type line and you can only carefully and accurately follow it.What [...]
Velour fabric is used for a variety of products from clothing to upholstery and even the interior of cars. It’s known for being sturdy and resistant to most stains, but it can get dirty and s [...]
Velvet, velveteen and velor - all three types of fabric have a characteristic pile surface. Despite the similarity of appearance, all three materials are original, unique and differ in [...]
Michele Oka Doner is an American artist and author who works in a variety of media including sculpture, prints, drawings, functional objects and video. She has also worked in costume and set [...]
Photo by freepik.com How about black or navy fabrics, on which you can’t really see felt-tip pen lines? In this case, mark your fabric with soap! Soap is very visible on dark colors, glides smo [...]
If you are going to a restaurant or theatre, then the best choice is a maxi dress. This style creates a luxurious image and visually extends the silhouette. If you are going to an event with a [...]
We all know, contemporary fashion is not sustainable. What’s perhaps most shocking, is how far-reaching the industry’s impact is. It affects four major areas: waste, water, toxic chemicals and en [...]
Working with knits is rather different from working with woven fabric. Here, we would like to share with you a few tricks on how to layout your fabric, cut, notch and transfer pattern [...]
CARE for JERSEY PRODUCTS Products made from jersey fabrics should be washed only in a delicate washing mode, using soft powders, at 40°C - this is the optimal temperature for almost any kind of [...]
Single jersey front side under microscope Jersey is a knit fabric used predominantly for clothing manufacture. It was originally made of wool but is now made of cotton, viscose, synthetic [...]
Ironing aids, such as Glide or Faultless, can be found in most supermarkets and craft stores and are very helpful in the sewing of rayon or silk. Just spray it on the fabric and iron, and [...]