Join our Instagram giveaway!

We absolutely love to see what our customers have made!  Starting this month, we are hosting a monthly Instagram giveaway. To enter, follow us (@ElisePatterns) and post a photo on your Instagram account showing what you’ve made using our bra kits or patterns using the hashtag #elisepatterns and you will be entered automatically into the monthly prize […]

New Bra Making Supplies Added to the Shop!

Bra making supplies | Bra making Kits | UK | Elise Patterns

I’ve been busy adding lots of new bra making supplies to the shop recently. If you’ve liked my Instagram page, you’ll have seen these pictures pop up in your timeline. And if you haven’t, then be sure to follow @elisepatterns on Instagram to see everything first! I’ve got gorgeous new elastic and underwire casings in beautiful colours such […]

Chelsea bra sewing pattern released

Chelsea Bra Sewing Pattern

Introducing the Chelsea Bra Sewing Pattern The newest sewing pattern from Elise Patterns. Available printed or as an instant pdf download. The Chelsea bra sewing pattern is a beautiful underwired sewing pattern for ladies with a bust size between 30C to 40E. Perfect for people who fancy something a bit more contemporary whilst still supportive.   The […]

How to sew the long Kyoto kimono robe – Sewing up the sides

Kyoto Kimono Sewing Pattern

How to sew the long Kyoto kimono Sewing up the Side Seams Continuing with the Kyoto Kimono posts, today’s post is about sewing the kimono front and back together. Because of the obvious underarm curves, a French seam is not ideal as a seam finish. However, it’s still a great option to use when sewing […]

Making the Short Kyoto kimono – A little Guide…

Kyoto Kimono Sewing Pattern

So you’ve got your pattern and it’s all printed and cut out in the right size. Ready to start making the short Kyoto kimono? So before you start, it’s best to pre-wash your fabric the way you intend to wash your finished kimono jacket. This is probably the most important bit out of the whole process. Nothing’s […]