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10 Embellishment & Creative Sewing Ideas
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10 Embellishment & Creative Sewing Ideas

At Friday, we love adding new life to old garments, or embellishing our me mades to make them unique. In this blog post we have put together a list of 10 Embellishment & Creative Sewing Ideas t...

Ilford Jacket with Scallop Crochet Trim Stitch Detail

Ilford Jacket with Scallop Crochet Trim Stitch Detail

In this blog post we are showing close up details of this beautiful boxy vintage style Ilford Jacket with scallop crochet stitch detailing around the collar and pockets. The Ilford Jacket is a patt...

Ilford JacketIlford Jacket Fleece Vest Sewing Hack with Blanket Stitch

Ilford Jacket Fleece Vest Sewing Hack with Blanket Stitch

If you're currently in the midst of winter then you will know that being cosy is the main priority right now! Added layers are always helpful, and after seeing some really cute fleece vests on Pint...

Lifestyle ContentSewing Hacks Community Round Up

Sewing Hacks Community Round Up

Recently we have been seeing lots of beautiful Friday Pattern Company creations on Instagram by the lovely sewing community. When we get tagged in images of your makes, it's always so exciting and ...

Lifestyle Content15 Scrap Fabric Sewing Project Ideas

15 Scrap Fabric Sewing Project Ideas

In this blog post we wanted to start the new year with 15 Scrap Fabric Project Ideas, perfect for using your left over fabric pieces and prevent waste. It's always good practise to keep hold of you...

Lifestyle ContentFriday Pattern Company Last Minute Gift Guide

Friday Pattern Company Last Minute Gift Guide

Have you left getting your loved ones a gift until the last minute? Fear not because we have put together a collection of items perfect for your sewing friends. We have included some small cost ite...

EducationPrintable Sewing Lesson Coupon

Printable Sewing Lesson Coupon

If you are looking for a gift that doesn't cost money, is from the heart, and will create memories with the recipient - might we suggest a coupon for sewing lessons? We created a cute printable cou...

Elysian bodysuitFriday Style Diaries with Leila Makes

Friday Style Diaries with Leila Makes

In this post we are starting our new feature; the Friday Style Diaries, where we take a deeper look at the me made wardrobe and styling of someone in the sewing community. We are starting this seri...

Avenir JumpsuitFestive Sewing Project Ideas

Festive Sewing Project Ideas

Tis' the season for sewing yourself a festive me made garment! We have put together some beautiful ready-to-wear inspiration for the festive season that resembles our Friday Patterns, so that you c...

Pattern HackHughes Top Hack With Patina Sleeves & Button Loop Placket

Hughes Top Hack With Patina Sleeves & Button Loop Placket

I've been dreaming up this top for a while now, and when I got this sage green fabric from Rainbow Fabrics, I knew it would perfectly for a Hughes Dress Top Hack, merged with Patina Blouse Sleeves....

Pattern HackPogonip Pocket Hack

Pogonip Pocket Hack

With the launch of the new pattern the Pogonip Pullover, it's been exciting to think up some sewing hack tutorials. After seeing some various pullover styles on Pinterest, I decided to make a ver...

EducationHow To Quilt Fabric For the Pogonip Pullover

How To Quilt Fabric For the Pogonip Pullover

Quilting your fabric is a great way to not only add texture and interest to your garments, but also warmth for the cooler months. It’s quite a simple process (albeit a time-commitment) that can rea...

Pogonip PulloverIntroducing the Pogonip Pullover

Introducing the Pogonip Pullover

Welcome friends, we have a new sewing pattern in the Friday family, introducing the Pogonip Pullover! The Pogonip Pullover is the perfect layer for all your outdoor adventures! It is an unlined pul...

Ilford JacketAdjusting the Ilford for a Cis Male Body

Adjusting the Ilford for a Cis Male Body

A common question we get is how to adjust the Ilford Jacket pattern for a cis male body. I recently made an Ilford for my boyfriend Finn and wanted to share the pattern adjustments I did. Beyond th...

Style InspirationParty Season Pattern Picks

Party Season Pattern Picks

Tis' the season for getting together with pals, and of course that means dressing for the occasion. Celebrate the holiday season in style, and wear something me-made to party! In this blog post we...