When deciding to sew from an existing pattern, the first assumption many people sewing make is that it will be easier than other sewing work because the pattern is there to provide guidance. However, pattern sewing can be tricky. We have gathered these helpful tips which will allow you to complete projects that look how they should.
Understanding The Existing Pattern
Being able to correctly read and understand the existing pattern is what must be done before anything else. Different brands and companies can sometimes use unique markings, but overall, many sewing marks are universal so that you will know what to do each and every time you open new pattern pages.