Learn to Sew Pattern Collections – Featuring McCall’s 7531


Learn to Sew Patterns - Featuring McCall's 7531

Happy Wednesday everyone!  Before moving forward with today’s post, I’d like to offer my condolences and prayers to the family and friends of our beloved Nancy Zieman, who passed away yesterday.  Nancy was an incredible blessing to the sewing community.  She founded the popular television show, Sewing with Nancy; Nancy’s Notions, a sewing supplies company, and authored multiple sewing books.  I loved watching and learning from Nancy and will forever treasure her teachings.  She will be greatly missed.  Thank you Nancy for your amazing contributions to the sewing community.

Learn to Sew Patterns  - Featuring McCall's 7531

Today, I’m sharing a little something for my new beginners. When learning to sew, choosing the right pattern for your skill level is very important to early success in garment construction. There’s nothing more frustrating than becoming stuck on a project because your pattern choice is too difficult for your level of sewing. With a plethora of pattern choices available, it can be both overwhelming and confusing when trying to choose one that’s just right. 

Has this ever happened to you? Don’t be discouraged. You can create successful garments by learning to choose patterns that match your skill level. But, where do you start? Allow me to share a few tips and resources to guide you through the process. By the end of this article, you should be equipped with enough information to make an informed decision about your next pattern purchase.


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