Our idea is to make sewing and redesigning the exisitng, as a more fun and common practice, therefore we will share our knowledge and ideas with you during our workshops, and encourage you to spread the word. You can use our patters as of open source, following the creative commons license ‘Attribution Non Comercial 3.0*

BackPack Roll-top

This one is so simple that you don’t need patterns, all measurements are in the DIY instructions.

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Download full instructions as PDF here: BackPack_makeable

DIY-instructions as video:


Mittens from old knits

The first pattern for the mittens is available to download here: makeable_mittens_a3

The DIY instructions are to come…


*Open Source & Creative Commons

Open design is based on collaborative initiatives, spread and connected via the internet. It is using the opportunities given by open source and channelling them into a collaborative process which develops goods and systems by applying the publicly shared knowledge.(Open Design Now, 2012) Usually no monetary value will be involved. The results of the collaborative design process, can be shared, used and learned from, generally copyright protected through e.g. creative commons licenses. Those licenses offer the creators freedom in open- and closeness of the content, but still providing public availability. http://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/3.0/