The Pattern Lab

Everything you need to know on how to create home sewing patterns from your crafting designs.

The Pattern Lab is designed to teach pattern makers how to create a digital version of your patterns, prepare it for home sewing customers, and package it for sale.

You will learn how to:
* Create a digital version of your paper pattern using Adobe Illustrator
* Create a size chart
* Grade a pattern
* Add the proper markings and notations for your home customer use
* Format a home printing template for PDF Patterns
* Work with a printer to get your home sewing pattern printed
* Design an instruction booklet
* Create illustrations that demonstrate each construction step
* Create an envelope design for printed pattern envelope

Skillset Needed for this Course:
> Product design
> Ability to create an accurate pattern by paper or by draping

Your Instructor

Eryn Shields
Eryn Shields

Eryn is the Owner and Creative Director of Style Sew Me, an independent sewing pattern company and DIY fashion community that teaches women how to take control of her personal style by sewing a stylish and affordable wardrobe.

Frequently Asked Questions

When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
Due to the digital format of this course and access to downloadable content, there are NO REFUNDS. Please email [email protected] if you have questions about if this is a good fit for you.

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