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Ask Kat: How did you get started in the Pattern Business?

So... we were eating dinner last weekend with friends we haven't seen in some time (due to the pandemic) and ...
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Why We Stopped Shipping to the UK & EU

{Post Script: Please note that we've finally found some reasonable solutions to the shipping problems described below to the UK, ...
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Seven Questions about One Very Bad Year

So... I really enjoyed this 7 questions for 75 artists about 1 bad year feature that was recently in the ...
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Ask Kat: What Machine Needle do YOU Use?

So... this is a question I get asked a LOT and to be absolutely honest, the answer I'll give you ...
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Ask Kat: On Making Substitutions

So... I got this email today and because of its similarity to SO many others I've been receiving of late, ...
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Not ALL Zippers are Created Equal

So… there’s a very important difference between these two zippers. Yep- one has printed zipper tape and a nice pull ...
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The Right “Under Garments”

This new and revolutionary foundation material is PURRFECT for handbags! So… this is a subject I’ve been giving consideration to ...
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Ask Kat: Why are Some Patterns Retired?

So… do you ever wonder what criteria we use to decide if and when a pattern is retired? At times ...
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Can Sew-in Magnets be Substituted for Clamp-in Magnets

3/4″ invisible sew-in magnetic snaps (1 matched set per pkg) So… we’ve been hearing this question more and more of ...
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Ask Kat: Can I Substitute Soft & Stable for Fusible Fleece

So… Here’s another question we get asked more and more frequently of late… “Can I substitute Soft & Stable for ...
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