clothing design

How to make any skirt - design your favorite style by using a basic skirt pattern 5
If you already know how to draft the basic skirt or, you own a commercial skirt pattern that fits well, you can easily design any skirt that you want. And I mean any skirt – pencil or flared, gored, A-line, mini or maxi, mermaid or balloon, asymmetrical, etc. Clothing design […]

Clothing design – How to make any skirt

DIY box pleated skirt 2
This is a tutorial on how to make a box pleat skirt. In the instructions, I tried to explain the math behind the pleats with examples in inches and centimeters. If you prefer to go straight to the video, scroll down to the bottom of this page. When I say […]

Embellish Your Wardrobe: Create a Classic Box-Pleated Skirt

ways to draft harem pants pattern 21
Harem pants and all their variations never seem to go out of fashion. They are a great project for beginners in pattern making and sewing. There are many different options to style those types of pants, and they can be approached differently when drafting. In this tutorial, I am going […]

3 Easy Ways To Draft a Harem Pants Pattern

Sometime around Christmas, we were invited to an event with costumes required. We had some alternatives, but finally, we chose the ladybug costume. I had some foam rubber leftovers and some red knitted fabric. I love making costumes from foam rubber because it gives them that 3D effect. The foam […]

DIY Ladybug costume for Halloween with a Free Pattern