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Meet Laurel 2.0 from Colette

More sizes for the Laurel shift dress sewing pattern from Colette Patterns

The Laurel dress sewing pattern first came out in 2013 but Colette has just released Laurel 2.0 with extended sizes and now available in misses (sizes 0-16, C cup) and curvy (sizes 18-26, DD cup).

Colette has kept the original design and all the detailing the same, with a slightly updated silhouette and new curvy version. This dress pattern is a great stash-buster that will work with a wide range of fabrics and nearly any print. Laurel is a simple shift dress that’s simple to sew, very versatile, and comfortable to wear all-year round.

Version 1 includes an underlining for sheer or lace fabrics.
Version 2 includes patch pockets.
Version 3 features classic ‘60s style gathered cuffs.
Version 4 is an easy pullover blouse with no closures.

Download Laurel 2.0 for ¢14 (USD) from Colette Patterns

My Image Autumn Special sewing pattern magazine is out

My Image has just launched it’s Autumn Special and it’s full of lovely stretch garments for this season

The Autumn special has just launched from My Image Patterns and features 10 new sewing patterns for the autumn. The magazine includes instructions and sewing patterns for this lovely knit wrapped ruched dress (M1879), shift dress with frill ¾ length sleeves (M1880) and V-neck flared sleeve top (M1883).

The Autumn Special magazine costs €4.95 plus shipping from Made by Oranges

Coco jacket from Sew Over It now in printed pattern

The Coco Jacket has been one of Sew Over Its best-loved PDF patterns, and now it’s been release in paper format too

The printed pattern comes with a beautiful new cover and fully illustrated booklet. As the sewing pattern suggest it has been Inspired by the classic Chanel boucle tweed jacket, Coco is stylish, flattering and very wearable and guaranteed to never go out of style so will be a key piece in your wardrobe for years to come.

It’s perfect for throwing on during the autumn’s awkward in-between weather, where it’s too cold for bare arms but too warm for a coat. The jacket is a simple cropped jacket, and features a pretty round neck, princess seams, two-piece sleeve, full lining and optional braiding.

For PDF and printed versions visit Sew Over it her

More sizing options for the Mandy Tee from Tessuti

Tessuti asked sewers if they’d like to see more sizes for the Mandy Tee and the answer was ‘yes’
so it now comes in four sizes

The Mandy Tee sewing pattern is a boxy boat neck top with drop shoulders and optional 3/4 or full length fitted sleeves. Relaxed and easy-to-wear, this tee is the perfect wardrobe staple and a quick and satisfying sewing project to make.

Now in four sizes:

Size 1 is XXS-XS and for petites and is the shortest length but can easily be adjusted at the hem to suit your preference. Size 2 is for S-M, Size 3 for L-XL and Size 4 XXL -XXXL. Sizes 2 and 3 have the same finished length and Size 4 is the longest length. On Sizes 3 and 4, there’s also a the have been widened too.

Buy the Mandy Tee sewing pattern in PDF format is still free to download here from Tessuti

The 2018 NetPrinter Sewing Pattern Printing Giveaway

There's still plenty of time to enter Netprinter's competition and get your PDF patterns printed for free!

Netprinter has been a leader in the online printing of large scale plans and documents for the last five years. Originally set up to provide plans to the building industry, but realised that its services would be valuable to the sewing world and launched the Sewing Pattern Printing section of the website back last year.

Netprinter competition 2018

The Netprinter Online Pattern Printing Portal was been set up to provide a quick streamlined online service for sewing enthusiasts that need 24 hour, 7 day a week capability to print large patterns in one piece. They now work with a wide range of designers and sewing enthusiasts to deliver top quality printed patterns on demand.

Based in Plymouth in the UK, NetPrinter print all sewing patterns on state of the art machinery and patterns can be turned round for next day delivery, plus there's no minimum orders and orders can be made in just a few simple steps. If you're out of the UK don't fear, patterns can be shipped overseas and is surprisingly cheap!

NetPrinter has a competition for 2018. Every month iduring the year, they will be giving away two prizes of credit, which can be used to order sewing patterns from their website. The first prize is £50 and the second £25.

How to enter
Sewers simply have to visit and submit an email address, name and their five favourite designers or sewing bloggers. Once entered, they'll be out into the draw every month for the rest of the year, which drawn on the last Friday of every month. All winners will be notified by email.

Whether you print patterns periodically, or regularly, it's a great way to be in with a chance of some free patterns and as they say, you've got to be in it to win it!

Now There’s 3 Pocket Designs for Victoria Skirt from I AM Patterns

Victoria is the latest skirt pattern from I AM Patterns.
Now you can download 3 style of pockets to make your version look a bit different.
Get them for free here