Journal — copyright for sewing patterns

Why I Want You To Use My Patterns For Profit


I recently changed the copyright information on my patterns from “...for the exclusive use of private customers..." to “This Pattern may not be reproduced, copied or sold. You may use this pattern to create garments for personal use and for those for which you are paid.”

 daughters of style copyright information

Lets get the obvious out of the way: don’t make copies of the pattern. Not to use or sell or give away. Just don’t make copies of it. Easy peasy.

Now lets clarify who “you” are in this scenario. You are an individual who has purchased...