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    How To Put Eyelets In Fabric: A Step by Step Tutorial

    February 28, 2018 Eve Tokens

    Pin7.60KShare12Tweet7.61K Shares   How To Put Eyelets In Fabric: A Step By Step Tutorial If you’re into sewing, you will probably at some point need to know how to put eyelets in fabric. Eyelets – and grommets too for that matter – are little metal circles, that can be inserted into fabric to create an…

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  • How To Make Your Own Sewing Pattern Design - The Creative Curator

    Developing A Design: Make Your Own Sewing Pattern Design

    August 23, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin390ShareTweet390 Shares Make Your Own Sewing Pattern Design (Part 3) Alright then.. We have covered Getting Started in this post, and the five techniques you can use to make a sewing pattern with in this post, but today we are going to focus on developing a sewing pattern design. This is my favourite thing. I…

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  • How to make a sewing pattern using a knit garment - The Creative Curator

    Creating Knit Patterns Using Knit Garments

    July 12, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin231ShareTweet231 Shares  Creating Knit Patterns Using Knit Garments Creating knit patterns using knit garments is almost as easy as making a sewing pattern from a woven garment. If you are wanting the slightly easier method, read last week’s post where we looked at how to make a sewing pattern for yourself using an existing woven…

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    How To Make A Sewing Pattern: Using Woven Garments

    June 20, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin203ShareTweet203 Shares How To Make A Sewing Pattern Using A Woven Garment One of the five ways I know of to create patterns for yourself is to use existing garments. It’s actually a trick used often in the fashion industry! So today, we’re looking at how to make a sewing pattern using existing woven garments.…

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  • Learn how to draft a bodice block using your own measurements for a better fitting bodice sloper! - The Creative Creator

    Pattern Making Basics: An Epic Email Course!

    June 10, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin1.28KShare14Tweet1.29K Shares  Pattern Making Basics Who here struggles with the pattern making basics? Hands up if you have read the books, followed YouTube videos, or even just tried figuring it out on your own? And it’s a struggle right? I get so many emails from my readers who say that they really want to be…

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    Zero Waste Pattern: How To Create One Using Adobe Illustrator

    May 31, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin946Share5Tweet951 Shares Zero Waste Fashion (PT4): How To Create A Zero Waste Pattern Today we are running through how I create a zero waste pattern, using Adobe Illustrator. Last week we looked at the reasons why zero waste fashion is so important to me, which was part 3 of the zero waste fashion series. The…

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  • Zero Waste Dress

    Zero Waste Fashion Dress: In Two Versions

    May 10, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin276Share13Tweet289 SharesZero Waste Fashion is something that I am very passionate about. In this fashion world where exploitation and mass consumption is rife, zero waste fashion is one more way for me to be more sustainable. Create Your Own Zero Waste Dress I recently participated in a zero waste fashion event – Create Your Own Zerowaste…

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  • Understanding Body Proportion - The Creative Curator

    Understanding Body Proportions

    March 21, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin3.47KShare13Tweet3.48K Shares Understanding Body Proportions This week I thought I’d talk to you about understanding body proportions. Now, I KNOW many of you reading this may roll your eyes at me – you and I both know that you don’t fit what the fashion and sewing pattern industry label as ‘normal’ – that is the…

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  • How To draft A Mandarin Collar - The Creative Curator

    How To Draft A Mandarin Collar Pattern

    March 1, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin669Share4Tweet673 Shares This week’s post is how to draft a Mandarin collar pattern because I have been receiving many emails from my readers about collars. Drafting of collar patterns as well as the sewing construction techniques too! So, I thought this week I would start with the mandarin collar, as it is the collar used on…

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  • Saucy Skirt Sewalong: Day 9 - Sewing the Skirt - The Creative Curator

    Day 9: Sewing The Skirt

    February 12, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin89ShareTweet89 Shares Sewing the skirt? Yep, we’re on the home straight my friend! 🙂 Yesterday you inserted the zipper. How was it for you? Did you get it inserted ok or was it a tad trickier than expected? My zips don’t always go in right first time, so if yours didn’t, you’re not alone! Supplies For Sewing…

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  • Saucy Skirt Sewalong: Day 8 - Inserting The Zipper - The Creative Curator

    Day 8: Inserting The Zipper

    February 11, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin122Share2Tweet124 Shares Today is the day we start sewing up our Saucy Skirts… I’m really excited to see your results, so today is a big day for me! DAY 8: Inserting The Zipper If you haven’t already downloaded it, grab my 18 step sewing guide from the free resources library. (Pleas note: You do have to…

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  • Saucy Skirt Sewalong: Day 7 - Cutting the Skirt - The Creative Curator

    Day 7: Cutting The Skirt

    February 5, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin87ShareTweet87 Shares Sooooo…. Today we are cutting the skirt. But tell me, how’re you feeling? How did yesterday go with the fit session!?! Are you excited? Daunted? Flummoxed? Did you get the pattern changes completed? If it didn’t make any sense, you know you can contact me with questions, using the contact form! If you didn’t…

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  • Saucy Skirt Sewalong: Day 6 - Testing the fit - The Creative Curator

    Day 6: Test The Fit

    February 4, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin78ShareTweet78 Shares We are back with Day 6 of the Saucy Skirt Sewalong and today we get to… Test The Fit!!! How excited are you? DAY 6: Test The Fit Now comes the time to fit your toile / muslin so that we can make any necessary pattern adjustments before we sew the real thing!…

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  • How To Sew A Pin Hem - Step by Step Tutorial - The Creative Curator

    Learn How To Sew A Pin Hem

    February 2, 2017 Eve Tokens

    Pin772Share44Tweet816 Shares How To Sew A Pin Hem – A Photo Tutorial! When learning how to sew your own clothes, there will come a time when you’ll need to sew a pin hem. So, in order to prepare you for such a time, today’s post is all about how to sew a pin hem! Yay!…

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  • Saucy Skirt Sewalong: Day 5 - Sewing The Toile or Muslin - The Creative Curator

    Day 5: Sewing The Muslin

    January 29, 2017 Eve Tokens

    PinShareTweet Wowsers!!! We’re on to Day 5 already of the Saucy Skirt Sewalong – Sewing The Muslin! How is that even possible? I guess time really does fly when you’re having fun right?! (Well, I am even if you’re not!) 😉 If you missed Days 1 to 4, click here to work your way through…

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