MMMay Hacks or Free accessories patterns

Maybe you’ve signed up for Me-Made-May this year and you’re wondering how on earth you’re going to “wear” a handmade item every day. Or maybe you just like to make your own stuff. Here are a few free accessories sewing patterns, or ‘free patterns that you can sneak into your Me-Made-May since you wear them… Continue reading MMMay Hacks or Free accessories patterns

10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 6)

1. Milla Bralette from Mood Size: Up to a size 30 or 58.5″ bust 2. Wardrobe By Me Hera Summer Top Size: Up to a size 20 or 45.5″ Bust 3. So Sew Easy Gathered Front Top Size: Up to a 42″ bust 4. The Hollyhock Shirt from Mood Size: Up to a size 30… Continue reading 10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 6)

10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 5)

Have you missed part 1 or part 2 or part 3 or part 4 of these collections of free plus size sewing pattern round-ups? I’d love to hear if you’ve made these patterns so I can include some examples with the listing! Let me know in the comments- or tell me if there’s a pattern… Continue reading 10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 5)

10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 4)

Here’s the next installment of free sewing patterns for plus size ladies! There’s this post and this post and this post to catch up on if you’ve missed them! 1. Ruffle sleeve top from Peppermint Magazine (and In The Folds) This pattern includes a great neck facing and I think I remember the instructions stepping… Continue reading 10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 4)

10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 3)

This is the 3rd part of what will be at least a 7 part series of free printable plus size sewing patterns. Check out part 1 and part 2 if you haven’t seen the previous posts. 1. Portia Dress from Rebecca Page Suitable for knit fabrics, this dress has two back options (and comes with… Continue reading 10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns (part 3)

10 free plus size sewing patterns (part 2)

10 free printable plus size sewing patterns: welcome to Post #2. I’m releasing a list of 10 free plus size sewing patterns twice a week (I’ve got more than 100 patterns now, and counting)! I hope there will be plenty to inspire you here, but be sure to check out last week’s post if you… Continue reading 10 free plus size sewing patterns (part 2)

Hand Knits

Although I didn’t make these sweaters, I’m posting them because they are a much loved part of my wardrobe that’s handmade, just not by me. This is one of the cardigans that my grandma knitted for herself many years ago out of our merino wool which she spun herself. Fortunately, we were basically the same… Continue reading Hand Knits

10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns

I’ve been on the hunt for free plus size sewing patterns for beginners and have accumulated quite the list! In order to avoid over-saturation I’m going to release a list of 10 twice a week until I run out. I hope there will be plenty to inspire you! If you’re a pattern designer and you… Continue reading 10 Free Plus Size Sewing Patterns

Morning Glory Top

A free plus size sewing pattern for beginners? Look no further! The Morning Glory Top is a free top pattern from the lovely Sarah Kirsten (Check out my post on free plus size sewing patterns for beginners).

Liberty Lawn Springfield Top

I wish I had a picture of the dress that this top used to be so that I could share a before and after. This Springfield Top pattern from Cashmerette is a recent purchase and has quickly become a Tried-and-True pattern in my wardrobe!

A hacked ruffle sleeve top

It’s quite hard finding good sewing patterns for larger ladies, and I’ve had so many fails with paid patterns that when I find free plus size sewing patterns, I definitely have to find out more. I’ve learnt so much from sewing the Peppermint Magazine‘s free sewing patterns, and I hacked a couple of short sleeves… Continue reading A hacked ruffle sleeve top

Ruffle Sleeve Free Plus Size Pattern

I’m always looking for free printable plus size sewing patterns! Peppermint Magazine’s free minimalist sewing patterns haven’t always been so size inclusive, but all but one of their patterns which were drafted by Emily from In The Folds go up to a 54.5″hip.