Learn How to Make Clothes that Fit and Flatter Your Figure

Better Fitting and Sewing Techniques

Patterns and Workbooks

Check out my Collection of Patterns and Fit Workbooks.   They include easy to follow, illustrated step-by-step instructions. Available in Print or Downloadable PDF. 


I love teaching!  Get your sewing friends together and plan a J Stern Designs Hands-On Workshop

Free Video Tutorials

I love sharing my expertise with you.  Check out Free Video Tutorials -  Fitting, Sewing, Serging and Design

Fabric and Notions

I'm building a collection of fabrics and notions to help you get great results.

Here's What's New

The Anna Dress Pattern

Easy fit and sew knit dress pattern that's designed to fit everybody... Dartless Front Bodice For Cup Sizes A-C & Front Bust Dart for D+ Cup Sizes

The Point Perfect Pressing Tool

I designed this wooden tool to make getting crips corners and points a snap. Handcrafted by Dan Tracy Design