Threads by Caroline

Bust Adjustments on a dartless knit bodice

Bust Adjustments on a dartless knit bodice

We've just released our new women's pattern, the Linnéa top. This is a fitted top for knit fabrics. Maybe you've taken a look at the size chart and...
A quick 'cheat' bust adjustment

A quick 'cheat' bust adjustment

Do you feel like you need to do a bust adjustment on our Linnéa pattern? (Or other dartless knit bodice). Maybe you lack the time and patience to ...
How to sew a lined beanie

How to sew a lined beanie

Have you seen our beanie pattern Sigge & Siri? Here we'll show you how to sew that beanie with a different fabric for the lining. For the cold ...
Design sheets for patterns

Design sheets for patterns

We've started creating design sheets for our sewing patterns. You can download them for free here, in Swedish and English.  The design sheets are ...
Everything you need to know about sewing FLEECE

Everything you need to know about sewing FLEECE

We're getting closer to the release of our coming pattern; the Wilma & Wide jacket. The preliminary release is in the end of August. Wilma &...
Gathering made easy and fun

Gathering made easy and fun

Gathering is such a pretty detail on garments but it can be so frustrating! It can be difficult to get the gathers evenly distributed and it can ta...
Sew a hidden pocket on your Elsa & Elliot coat

Sew a hidden pocket on your Elsa & Elliot coat

Today Sarah is sharing a great pattern hack on the Elsa & Elliot pattern! She adds a hidden pocket to the inside of the coat. So gorgeous and ...
Printing and assembling PDF patterns

Printing and assembling PDF patterns

One of my goals is to make it fun for my customers to sew my patterns. And I believe that if you constantly have to wonder how to do different thi...
Sew shorts with Lo leggings

Sew shorts with Lo leggings

If you'd like to sew shorts with a close fit you can use the leggings pattern Lo! That pattern includes several variations, incl. to sew a cuffed ...
Hemming with horsehair braid

Hemming with horsehair braid

What is horsehair braid?  Horsehair braid is a crinoline netting, made from polyester (but used to be made from horse hair). It has many different...
Sew a "Victolivia"

Sew a "Victolivia"

The sewing pattern Victoria has a dress variant with a half circle skirt. But perhaps you'd rather sew a full circle skirt? Then you can combine V...
Victoria without buttons

Victoria without buttons

Don't we all just want a quick sewing project every now and then? The Victoria can be sewn without the buttons in the back bodice. The jumpsuit an...