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One Thimble – Issue 4

PDF Digital Magazine - released August 2014


This spring issue will help you set your kids up for springtime fun in clothes made by you!

Spring days are for flying kites, trying new things, and enjoying ice cream with family and friends. Doing all this while your kids are wearing clothes by you only makes it even more fun!

With PDF sewing patterns for babies, boys and girls, One Thimble Issue 4 has got all your little ones covered. If you’ve never sewn for your kids before, the Easy Softie Patterns are the perfect project to start with. Once that’s done, there’ll be nothing to stop you adding dresses, tees and more – all made by you – to your kids’ wardrobes.

With 10 sewing patterns and 26 useful sewing articles to help you on your sewing journey, One Thimble Issue 4 is great value for only $25.

* Prices are displayed in Australian dollars.  Where applicable VAT will be calculated and applied at checkout.

This listing is for the fourth Issue of the One Thimble PDF e-zine.

You will receive the following PDF patterns/tutorials:

– Firefly Dress (size 0-7)

– Honey Gum Dress (size 1-12)

– Mem Rose Skirt (size 2-12)

– Snow Queen Applique

– Traveller Tee (size 2-8)

– Urbanite Pants (size 1-12)

– Rainy Days Quilt

– Busy Block

– Sunny Daytripper Bag

– Kids Creations : Easy Softie Patterns (four options)

You can purchase the PDF patterns individually but with the e-zine you get $75+ worth of patterns + articles!

In the e-zine you’ll find the following articles & tutorials:

– How to Line a skirt

– Tips for entering your sewing in competitions

– Interviews

– Buying sewing supplies online

– Gadgets & Gizmos

– Marketing 101

– Making sure your business has soul

– Cyber safety

– Selling on Instagram

– Sewing bias around a mitred curve and much more!

Two of the twenty six articles (the article investigating safety requirements and the article investigating trademarking) are written from an Australian perspective with information specific to Australia.

Please note included discount vouchers will have expired.

Patent restrictions in some countries prevent the use of folded over ribbon on the Busy Block. If this applies in your region please use more of the other included options on the Busy Block if making to sell.

If you have any questions please do not hesitate to ask at

or for general inquiries at


1. This e-zine is in PDF format and the pages are A4 sized. It is advisable to ONLY print the pattern pages and to read the e-zine on your computer or mobile device. The pattern pages can be printed on letter or A4 sized paper with scaling set to none. It is 297 pages long.

The e-zine is the first 137 pages of that PDF & the pattern pages are the next 160 pages. The PDF looks best if you can select the option to see two pages side by side like a magazine spread. ibooks won’t allow you to view it as a two page spread but the free app PerfectReader makes it look like a flipbook right away. Google Playbooks is a good app option for android devices.

2. Following purchase you will receive an (INSTANT AUTO SENT) email to your PayPal account which will contain links to these PDF’s. You can also access your patterns by “logging in” to your account (you will be prompted to set up an account during checkout).

It is important to note that the e-zine is 39MB. Please check that you will be able to download this sized file to the device you wish to view it on, prior to purchase.

It will usually take several minutes to download (maybe even up to 15minutes on a mobile device or tablet). Often people run into problems if they don’t realise it is downloading and keep clicking to download forcing their device to attempt to download it several times.

3. If you have computer issues and have any issues getting your link or downloading your e-zine please let me know

4. If you have any questions about the PDF, patterns or articles you can ask in the Facebook group at , or via email at

5. These PDF patterns come with a cottage license. What that means is that if you sew from home to sell at markets or online via Facebook, etsy, madeit etc. you can definitely sell items made from these patterns without needing to purchase a separate license. You can not get people to sew items made from these patterns for you to on-sell. Where appropriate please credit the pattern with a statement like “made with a Tigerlily Pattern” or similar.

Please note the patterns themselves, the photographs & the content of the e-zine IS covered by copyright and may not be shared. It is for your personal use only. Each person who wishes to use these patterns should purchase their own copy.

If you are unclear on this please ask at

6. Every effort has been made to ensure that the included patterns, tutorials and articles are accurate, however One Thimble accepts no responsibility or liability for any errors, omissions, loss or damages or other consequences arising from the included information, patterns & tutorials. The views and comments expressed by contributors are not necessarily that of the editor. You should consult experts for advice specific to your circumstances before relying on any of the included information.

7. Prices are displayed on the website in Australian Dollars exclusive of GST and VAT. Taxes will be calculated and displayed at checkout after you’ve entered your address. Your paypal invoice will be in Australian dollars. The rate of conversion from other currencies to Australian dollars will be shown at the bottom of your paypal invoice.


1 review for One Thimble – Issue 4

  1. samandidesigns

    One Thimble is such a great read! My boy loved making the kids softie and the tips for sewing with kids are great. The Firefly dress is stunning and the urbanites are fantastic for pants with a bit of pizazz.

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