Issue 30 :: FEAST

downloadable templates + patterns

The Forager Vest ~ PDF Pattern

Below you'll find the downloadable pattern for The Forager Vest by Meg McElwee, featured in Issue 28::GRAIN. There are two easy options for using this pattern: you can print the pdf at home or send it to a print shop. Below, you will find separate downloadable files and intructions for each of these options.  

  • Print Shop Pattern PDF
  • Print-at-Home Pattern PDF

Print Shop Pattern Instructions

This downloadable pdf pattern is 36 x 48 inches, properly formatted to be sent to a print shop. Pattern designer, Meg McElwee, recommends using for easy and affordable pattern printing.  


Print-at-Home Pattern Instructions

This downloadable pdf pattern is designed to be printed using a regular home printer, on 8.5 x 11 inch (letter size) paper. The pattern will print in 20 pattern tiles, ready to be taped together. The pdf includes complete instructions for at-home printing, with a test square to ensure your printer settings yield the correct pattern size. Your printer must be set at 100% with no scaling in order to print properly (see page 1 of pdf for further details).  

Moon Phase Cloth Book ~ Downloadable Template


Here you'll find the downloadable templates for the Moon Phase Cloth Book by Caitlin Betsy Bell featured in Issue 28::GRAIN. Within the pages of GRAIN you'll find full size templates for four of the eight moon phases. The downloadable pdf below includes templates for all eight moon phases, ready to be used to make your book!

Happy Sewing!


Book Binding Tutorial ~ Downloadable Embroidery Template


Below you'll find a downloadable template of botanical designs to use when embroidering the cover of your handmade book, as found in Take Note: A Tutorial and Love Letter to the Hand-Bound Jounal featured in Issue 28::GRAIN.