The Forget-me-not Patterns Blog

  • Get inspired by our latest Clementine photoshoot + tips!

    Time to celebrate the brand new images of the Clementine dress and top! If you haven't got your Clementine dress and top pattern yet, you can buy it here. And YES, just like our Valerie photo launch, there is a sale! Get 15% off Clementine all week - just use code YAYCLEMENTINE at checkout to get your discount (offer ends on March 3rd). 

    Read on to see the new pics as well as the fabric details, and some tips!

  • Tips for your twin needle

    Even if you only have a standard sewing machine, you can still achieve a lovely finish on your knits. Read on for my top twin-needle tips.
  • How to grade between sizes

    Today we'll be going over a very simple pattern alteration. It is totally normal to span a few different columns on the measurement chart. Everyone's body is unique! 

    In the following example, we’ll go over changing the waistline.

    Clementine is designed to follow the contours of the body, so let's play to its strengths and get a really great fit!

  • How to deepen the cowl neck on Clementine

    Today we're going to go over how you can customise the Clementine pattern to create a deeper cowl! This technique can also be used on any other pattern you like too, which is very exciting and gives you endless options for creating the cowl of your dreams. Read on for a full photo tutorial.
  • How to make a Full Bust Adjustment on a princess seam

    Today you will learn how to adjust the bust on the Clementine knit dress and top. This tutorial can also be used for other princess-seamed garments too!