FAQ

 

DOWNLOADING PDF PATTERNS

If you have purchased a digital download product, you will automatically receive an email to the address you provided at checkout containing links to download your file/s.  You have two weeks from the date you placed your order to download the file/s.

Using the links in the email download the file/s onto your computer and ensure you save all the files.  Don't click these download links on your phone or tablet - there may not be enough room on these devices to save the files.  

You only get 2 attempts to download your files to prevent illegal sharing.  

If you haven't received an email with your downloads, please first check your spam and/or junk folders.  If you still can't find them, get in touch with your order details and I'll track it down.

 

CAN I SELL GARMENTS I MAKE USING MIY COLLECTION PATTERNS?

Copyright for all MIY Collection patterns and the patterns in my book “The Beginner’s Guide to Dressmaking” remain with me, Wendy Ward.  

These sewing patterns are for personal home sewing only, not for commercial use so please don’t sell garments you make from my patterns, or reproduce any part of the patterns or the instructions without my permission.  If you want to sell clothing you make yourself, why not come to some of my pattern cutting classes and learn how to make your own?!

 

SEWING HELP & TUTORIALS

For tutorials and articles to improve your sewing skills and knowledge:

Help with practical sewing techniques.

Help with choosing and using sewing machines and other tools & equipment.

Help with fabric names and sewing language.

 

DO YOU TEACH SEWING CLASSES?

Yes, I teach general sewing, dressmaking and pattern cutting at MIY Workshop in Brighton, UK.

 

CAN I TEACH A CLASS USING MIY COLLECTION SEWING PATTERNS?

Yes, but you must purchase a pattern from me for each student attending the class and not use copied patterns.  Get in touch if you need more than 3 copies of the pattern.

 

CAN I STOCK MIY COLLECTION PRODUCTS IN MY SHOP?

MIY Collection patterns and accessories are available wholesale.  Get in touch for more details.

 

PRIVACY

Here's how any information you register using this website will be used:

  • by using this online shop, you allow me to contact you if I have questions about your order
  • by signing up for my newsletter, you allow me send you occasional emails about new products, competitions, subscriber-only offers and general announcements.  You always have an option to opt out at the bottom of my newsletter.

Rest assured that any information you provide to me will never be sold or shared with any third parties.  I do not entertain the idea of buying and selling peoples' personal information.