This page is a resource page those who have come to my workshops and would like a few tutorials or simple patterns to get started. For free 'Make Your Mother Proud' patterns to print off, please scroll down to bottom of the page.
All patterns are suitable for beginners, they are fun to make and adorable too!
All the items here are available as downloads as a PDF zip file and
consist of A4 pages including templates, instructions and diagrams.
click on the image to open and print a file or tutorial link
Patterns are not for commercial use. Copyright Fiona Hesford. All Rights Reserved.
Some applique templates
How to measure for your
size of dress pattern
How to make lovely bunting
How to make an envelope cushion
How to make a simple elasticated skirt
How to make a lined tote bag
How to make a retro pinny
How to insert a magnetic clasp
(you tube link with a lovely American lady)
How a stitch is made
click the image for a fascinatinating short film clip
How to make a lined zipped
cosmetics bag and matching tissue holder
Bunting ABC templates
free printable download
(print to fit size A4 paper)
How to print off and construct pdf sewing patterns by Tilly and the buttons