Frequently Asked Questions
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You receive your PDF sewing patterns in a zipped file. Download and save it on your computer. Unzip the file, and the PDF sewingpattern is ready to use. Each PDF sewing pattern contains an instruction booklet and a sewing pattern. You can print in format Letter or A4 paper. Most of the patterns also include an A0 paper option for large-scale printing. Learn more about how to unzip.
As soon as we receive your payment, we send a mail with a link to your sewing pattern(s). If you can't find the e-mail, be sure to check your spam folder and look for mails from firstname.lastname@example.org.
If you can't find the mail with the download link: Please check your spam folder. The email is send from email@example.com.
Yes. If you download your pattern to a mobile device, you will locate the file in your device's download folder.
We have created a list of tutorials to help you understand and use PDF patterns.
You find unzip instructions here
Yes, all the patterns feature layers. Here is how to use the layers with Adobe Acrobat Reader.
Yes. We have created af collection of paper patterns carefully chosen amongst our best selling designs. You can buy them in both webshops and physical stores around the world. Have a look at our list of retailers.
All patterns include a materials list with recommended fabrics, yardage chart, sizing chart, and illustrated step-by-step instructions. All pattern pieces are computer generated, and each size has a different legend. The pattern pieces include seam allowances.
Yes. There is seam allowance on all pattern pieces. Check the sewing guidelines section for the seam allowance for each pattern. Each pattern piece also indicates the amount of seam allowance included.
The patterns are all tested before we release them for sale. The testers come from different backgrounds and have different levels of sewing experience. All images on the website are of "real" men and women who have sewn their garments. If you would like to share your make, you can do so in our sewing support group on Facebook.
Measure your chest at the fullest point, your waist two fingers above your belly button, and your hips a the fullest part of hip and rear. Find the corresponding measurements in the measurement chart included in the pattern. If you are making a top, you should focus on the chest measurement to find your size. If you are making pants, focus on the waist and hip measurement.
No, the patterns are for personal use only.
Yes. You are welcome to sell items made with Wardrobe By Me patterns but only from your own sewing. You may NOT use the patterns for production purposes where you have somebody create multiple garments for wholesale. If you are looking for production patterns, please reach out to Wardrobe By Me for further agreement.
No. The patterns are for print only. The patterns are password protected PDF files and can not be edited. The intelectual property of all patterns belongs to Wardrobe By Me ApS.