Welcome to Clothesline Patterns

-the home of Simple, Speedy Sewing.

Why should we sew?

Here's my summer reading...

Here's my summer reading...

With clothing getting cheaper and cheaper at the summer sales, I thought why would anyone bother sewing their own? 

Found the answer in Sandy Black's Sustainable Fashion Handbook. 

Maybe we sew because we don't want some little kid working on our cheap clothes for 2 cents a garment? 

Sewing one-off, unique clothing is so much more creative, and rewarding than buying cheap, mass-produced stuff!

The real reason why clothing is so cheap!

The real reason why clothing is so cheap!