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Unread 08-20-2017, 02:20 PM   #1
Ponrayne
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Pattern Help!

I've been trying to find a good place for buying patterns for costly online, but I'm having a hard time finding a good place to get them. Does anyone who has experience with sewing their own costume know of anything that might help?
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Unread 08-21-2017, 09:46 AM   #2
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Are you looking to create your own pattern? Or were you wanting to follow something specifically?
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Unread 08-21-2017, 06:16 PM   #3
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I've gotten some off sewingpatterns.com, they have sales fairly regularly and a great selection. If you don't live in the USA though shipping can be costly.
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Unread 08-27-2017, 07:08 PM   #4
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Simplicity and McCall's are becoming more cosplayer friendly and make fairly decent knock-off patterns of popular cosplays. My current project, Rose Quartz, is based off a Butterick pattern. Instead of looking for a 1:1 match for the character you want to do, look for patterns that have similar lines/seams and modify as necessary.
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Unread 08-27-2017, 07:54 PM   #5
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Personally, I enjoy the sales at JoAnn's they have fairly frequently where patterns are $3 or less each. You can order them online as well as going to their stores.
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