The next project up is a wonderful free pattern for a bib t-shirt by Elles of Misusu Patterns. Elles has Dutch roots, but her English pattern procedures are excellent, as you can see in the free pattern. Learn more about Misusu below, download the free bib t-shirt pattern here, and check out all the wonderful Misusu patterns on their site!
BIO by Elles:
I’m Elles – a kids wear designer, all-round creative & mother from the Netherlands. I was raised in a creative Dutch family – my mother taught me the art of making your own clothes, just like her mother did before her. As a teenager I sewed my own clothing, using Burda patterns and altering them to my style & taste.
I studied fashion design at the Academy of Fine Arts in The Hague and have been working in the fashion industry ever since, mostly as a kids wear designer. A few years ago, when I was expecting my first child, I reconnected with my DIY roots. I kinda forgot that “handmade” used to be such a big part of my life, and I realized that my strength as a designer comes from that place.
With my PDF patterns I hope I can inspire & enable others to be creative and handmade as well!
After some time abroad, I’ve now settled in The Hague again with my husband Martijn and son Bing. Bing and his little friends are my biggest inspiration – all my patterns are named after someone in his little gang of babies & toddlers.
Next to sewing I like to be outside with my family as much as I can on my bike, long board, in my garden or at the beach.
We recently launched our all new pattern shop, featuring modern & fun PDF sewing patterns for babies & toddlers with a strong focus on knit fabric.
Check out the patterns at Misusu Patterns and the free patterns & tutorials. When signing up for our newsletter, you’ll receive the free Rowan Tee pattern. And in addition to a special SEWMAMASEW discount (find it in the Bib T-shirt tutorial & pattern) we have a discount of 25% on your first purchase!