Most beginner DIY sewers, along with even more advanced ones, find that patterns can be incredibly useful and can help you create some amazing sewing pieces.
Taking the time to learn different pattern marking tools and symbols, will put you in the right direction to become a sewing expert.
If you’re interested in sewing skirts, this is the pattern book for you. This book comes with a diverse guide of 28 different skirts. From straight to high-waisted, to wrap, you can find just about every different type of skirt in this book.
Once you start learning the basics, trust us, you’ll want to attempt every skirt in the book!
New Look has a range of dress sewing pattern books in different sizes and styles. Their books come in three languages, English, Spanish, and French so that a variety of people can make their gorgeous dresses around the world.
This particular pattern shows you how to create 5 different styles of dresses. From flowy to fitted, you can definitely learn some great basics out of these dress patterns and feel free to check out other patterns from New Look as well!
If you’re looking to get your kids involved in the sewing process, this Sewing School book is fantastic. This book is full of projects that are suitable for children ages 5 and up and are not only a great time for them, but also for you!
From blankets to pillows to dolls, this book will help your kids get inspired to sew and learn a new skill or two!
This sewing book is suitable for all levels of sewers. Beginners to advance, this book has a lot to offer, regardless of your experience. There are fifteen projects to choose from to help you create a custom wardrobe. With easy-to-follow instructions, you can learn how to make a skirt, top, dress, coat, and even a purse, all through sewing.
This also gives you a basic insight on sewing techniques like the best ways to thread a needle and insight on specific tools and equipment you should use.
Especially if you’re a beginner, we highly recommend picking up a copy of this book if you’re interested in sewing clothing.
Tracing paper is a great thing to have on hand. You can use medical, drafting, or pattern paper, all are pretty much the same and do the same job. Tracing paper is used especially when it comes to creating quilt pieces and different patterns.
This paper has the perfect balance of thin and thick and it allows you to truly get creative with your designs.