Threads by Caroline

Sewing room inspo

Sewing room inspo

I decided to upgrade my sewing room / workspace with some new furniture, namely a cabinet for storing primarily fabrics (since somehow no matter ho...
Printed Emma: How to match the two pattern sheets

Printed Emma: How to match the two pattern sheets

Our sewing pattern Emma blouse and dress has three lengths. The longest one has calf-length. It is so long that it doesn't fit on one pattern shee...
Billy & Betty as a sweater

Billy & Betty as a sweater

A couple of months ago Jenny (@jennymedj) guest blogged here and showed us how she modified the neckline of Ester & Ebbe into a mock turtleneck...
The testers' Emma blouses & dresses

The testers' Emma blouses & dresses

Here it is! The collection of lots and lots of Emma tester photos! In March this year we sent our Emma pattern to 27 women who sewed Emma in their...
Can I sew Emma in non-stretch fabrics?

Can I sew Emma in non-stretch fabrics?

Today we're releasing a new pattern! And oh, how we love this one! The Emma blouse and dress is such a versatile, flattering and comfortable patter...
Sew an Emma without the slit

Sew an Emma without the slit

Do you like our newest pattern Emma? We are very fond of this blouse and dress! It's amazingly comfortable, quick to sew, and so feminine.  The two...
Getting ready to sew Emma!

Getting ready to sew Emma!

Our blouse and dress pattern Emma will very soon be released. We know some want to prepare with fabrics while we're putting the final touches to th...
Adding details to the Wilma & Wide jacket

Adding details to the Wilma & Wide jacket

Emma has been super creative with our jacket pattern Wilma & Wide! Thanks Emma for sharing your modifications and tips on our blog! (You may r...
How to make a knot on the waistband

How to make a knot on the waistband

Get ready for some fun inspiration from Madeleine which you can use on any sweater with a waistband. Thank you Madeleine for sharing this tutorial...
Evaluate fabric stretch

Evaluate fabric stretch

How do you know if your fabric is suitable for the pattern you want to sew? Well, first of all you need to read the pattern description to see what...
Pattern hack: Billy & Betty with a hood

Pattern hack: Billy & Betty with a hood

Today's guest blogger is one of our wonderful pattern testers, Josefine! You can find her on instagram as @elvillebarnklader.  *** Adding, modifyi...
Lilly & Liam dress hack

Lilly & Liam dress hack

Welcome new guest blogger, Ida Rand! Take it away :) (Scroll down to read Ida's original post in Norwegian). *** About 2 years ago I sewed my f...