Our custom Grainline Studio Pattern Essentials Tool Kit has everything you need to make working with your sewing patterns easy and accurate! You don’t need to be a pattern maker to utilize these tools, they’re the perfect companions for making fit adjustments, pattern hacking, and more! Each kit contains the following set of high quality tools:
Awl: The perfect tool for quickly marking points through paper or fabric.
Pattern Notcher: Easily notch your patterns with a 1⁄4" long, 1⁄16" wide U cut. These notches are easy to mark while cutting and tracing, and easy to match while sewing!
Needle Point Tracing Wheel: The sharp points on this tracing wheel let you trace patterns onto paper while making pattern alterations. Also useful for tracing off existing garments onto paper to make your own pattern!
Screw Punch & Tips: Neatly cut a small hole in your pattern to mark dart points, pocket placement, and more. We also use ours to cut a small hole in our fabric when setting snaps!
Pattern Hooks: Hang your patterns with this set of four hooks for neat pattern storage that takes up less space.
Grainline Studio Tool Pouch: This custom tool pouch is illustrated by our very own Alexis Aprati! It’s made by Work+Shelter, a fair trade company based in India that provides a living wage and other assistance to the women who work there. The pouch is sewn from organic cotton canvas, is lined to prevent your tools from puncturing the bag, and closes with a heavy duty brass zipper.Each item is also sold separately if you already own one or more of these tools. Individual kit value $74!