How to sew a knit binding
In some patterns, you will see a binding technique that might be different from what you have seen before. Don't be intimidated! If you go slowly and understand the purpose of each step it will be very easy and you...
A Patch Pocket for your Nico (free template)
Adding a pocket is not complicated, but there are some tricks to doing it right. In this post, you will learn how to make a symmetrical pocket with sharp corners that will be nice and straight..  Keep reading and don't...
Color-Blocked CLARA Leggings
As soon as we posted the first photos of our COCO sports bra, people started asking what that new leggings pattern was. The jade/blush/black color combo was achieved with a rather simple hack of our popular CLARA leggings pattern. In this post,...
Clara without gusset
How to Make CLARA Leggings without a Gusset When we made the outfit for the Nikita cover photo, we decided to go with a gusset-less version of the CLARA leggings. This tutorial will show you how to make this already simple...
Drop Pocket Cardigan // Step-by-Step Tutorial
Since its launch, our drop pocket cardigan (3248) is a favorite because of its generous pockets and clever construction that hides most of the seam allowances. A knit cardigan with a professional finish that you can sew with a regular...
NIKITA // Workout Top Sewing Tutorial
Today we show you how to sew our beloved NIKITA workout top. We will go over the shorter (tank) view: The NIKITA tank is great because it doesn't cling to your body and has funky seaming, an optional opening in the back...
COCO Sports Bra (X-Back Style) // Step-by-step Tutorial
The COCO sports bra pattern stole the show when we launched our collection in May. We wrote this tutorial to walk you through the construction steps of this quite unique pattern. You will be able to see what makes the...
Racerback COCO Sports Bra // Step-by-step Tutorial
Earlier this summer, we showed you how to make the COCO sports bra with a crossover back. Today, we are showing you how to sew the racerback view.  The COCO pattern is available on our website, in printed (paper) format, but...
FREDERIC HOODIE // TIPS AND TRICKS PART 1/2
The Frédéric Hoodie is a great pattern that looks great in kids and adult sizes. Some people do inquire about the level of difficulty because of the seaming, zippered pockets and lined hood. With this tutorial, we want to give you the...
FREDERIC HOODIE // TIPS AND TRICKS - PART 2/2
Welcome to this second part of the FREDERIC HOODIE tutorial. If you missed the first part where we explain how to sew the zippered kangaroo pockets and line up construction seams, click here.Today we will show you how to: SEW A LINED HOODIE...
BOBBIE V-NECK TOP // Color block and construction
Today, we will have fun with the  BOBBIE pattern! This minimalist top is the perfect blank canvas to create amazing color blocking for a unique garment or to use small fabric remnants in your stash. We call the BOBBIE pattern the "magic v"...
ROSE Shirt // Shirt Collar Tutorial
There are different ways to attach a collar to a shirt. After working on a few shirt, using sewing patterns from various designers, most people pick their favorite method and stick with it. On the ROSE pattern, we use a...
JULIA Underwear Tutorial // How to finish with Foldover Elastic
What is more satisfying than using sewing our fabrics down to the remnant, not wasting anything? One of our favorite stash-busting patterns is the JULIA panties pattern. The JULIA sewing pattern includes a bralette, cami, and panties (with a low or high...
ELIANE Scrub Top // Tips, Tricks
During this crisis where healthcare workers are holding the fort and working hard to keep everyone safe, we thought of highlighting a pattern designed especially for them: the Eliane scrub top pattern.** For the francophiles out there: How to pronounce Éliane (the nurse...
2921 Scarf-collar top // Video tutorial
A step-by-step video to show you how to make this instant gratification project. It is not difficult and gives a very unique top that will have people ask you "where did you get this top? You maaddddde it?!"
CHARLIE Jacket - Step-by-step tutorial
A detailed video tutorial showing you how to make the Charlie bomber jacket.
How to unpick a serger seam / Video tutorial
A short video showing you that unpicking a serger seam is not as difficult as you may think.
How to Make a Lined / Reversible CHARLIE jacket
Our CHARLIE bomber jacket pattern has been amongst the best-selling patterns since its release. People love the free step-by-step video tutorial but many asked us how to line the jacket.A lining hides pockets and seam allowances, can add a pop of colour to a...
Wireless Bra // Video tutorial
Learn how to make the 3131 bra with a step-by-step video
ANNE-MARIE Dress / Video tutorial
A detailed video tutorial showing you how to make the Anne-Marie dress.
CORA Leggings // Video tutorial
A detailed video tutorial showing you how to make the CORA running tights dress.