McCalls Sewing Pattern

Understanding Sewing Patterns

Today, I wanted to demystify sewing patterns for those who are new to using commercial sewing patterns. Reason being- I’ve taken a lot of sewing courses and I noticed that none of them actually explained sewing pattern envelopes well (or at all). At first glance, sewing pattern envelopes can seem intimidating with all the numbers and charts. But it’s actually pretty simple once it’s explained. … Continue reading Understanding Sewing Patterns

How to Sew an Inseam Pocket

Have you noticed that women’s clothing rarely has pockets?? And when they do, they’re tiny! It’s one thing that really annoys me because I love being able to easily carry around my phone and some change but most of my clothes don’t have pockets. So, in this post, I will show you how simple it is to insert an inseam pocket into your patterns. See below for the steps! Continue reading How to Sew an Inseam Pocket