Monday, June 17, 2013

Tutorial - How to Trace a Pattern

Keep the original pattern intact

Tracing Pattern Tutorial at So Sew Easy Blog

"If you are British or European you will probably be very familiar with the Burda Style monthly sewing patterns magazine and the maze of patterns all printed on top of each other in all of the different sizes.  There are other magazines and some pattern books that do exactly the same.  Or perhaps you have a vintage pattern that you don’t want to cut, or one you might want to make in several different sizes.  So how do you best trace out your own pattern from the many on the same page, and still keep the page intact for future use".... Read more


  1. Thank you for sharing my tutorial. I hope now that everyone with all of those Burda magazines will be getting them out and looking them over afresh - once I had this method sorted out, there was not stopping me!