Category: Design Instructions

Pattern making: negative ease and calculated measures

In our last tutorial, we covered the basic use of the design tool including: Defining and inputting your measurements. Designing your garment using the line tool. “Snapping” lines so that they relate to each other. Adding text to your pattern. Attaching your measurements to the design by using “define points”. Snap a point: Let’s dig […]

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How to make custom-fit patterns

ModaMake.com provides a tool for making custom-fit clothing patterns, but you still need to understand the fundamentals of pattern design before you can effectively make anything. But don’t worry – it’s easy to figure out!  We’ll walk you through the basics, and if you’ve already made your own clothing you’ve probably already thought about the […]

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Top 10 List of Sewing Tips

Ever encounter the same problems time and time again when working on a project?  Have you had pesky annoyances that you can’t seem to solve?  Checkout our top ten list of sewing tips – you’re sure to find one or more that save your time and sanity! Keep track of your snips.  Attach your thread […]

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