Free Patterns

We love to share our knowledge and sewing skills along to everyone! Below is a selection of free basic sewing patterns that are great for beginner sewists, they are also all FREE for you to download and use.

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  • Finch Bow Tie

    Looking to dress up your Finch Button Up? Why not try adding our free Finch Bow Tie to your handmade wardrobe! A simple silhouette and every-occasion bow tie that can be made in all types of fabrics.

  • Willow Waste Free Dress

    The Willow Dress is a waste free sewing pattern, made exactly for your body measurements. A simple midi/maxi length, with gathered elastic features to create shape and support.

  • Sparrow Tee Sewing Pattern

    A basic jersey t-shirt pattern, perfect for everyday wear!

  • Sparrow Market Tote Sewing Pattern

    A simple tote bag, to carry your entire Sunday market haul! The perfect pattern for beginners or scrap-busting!

  • Robe Jacket Sewing Pattern

    Peppermint Magazine x Common Stitch (Issue 45)
    A simple oversized garment, worn around the house or out and about. Perfect for beginners.

  • Loungewear Set Sewing Pattern

    Peppermint Magazine x Common Stitch (Issue 46)
    A simple loose linen loungewear set, perfect for your time in iso. Mix it with the Pipit Loungewear Set for maximum loungewear iterations. Perfect for beginners.

  • Fawn Dress Bodice Tie Hack

    A super simple hack to add bodice tie straps to your Fawn Dress!


Please note these patterns are for personal use only. Not to be used for commercial purposes. Download of these patterns entitles you to print and copy the pattern for individual home use only. You can make the garment for yourself or as a gift.
It does not entitle you to print, copy or distribute the pattern to others, whether you profit from it or not, nor to sell garments that you have made from these sewing patterns.

Thank you for respecting the rights of the designer.