Are you looking for Pattern Cutting, Marker Making, or Grading Services?

Our Freelance Pattern Cutting Services can help your business

Nottingham based FPC provides production ready, fully graded patterns using the latest CAD software or if you prefer using manual techniques. Whether for one-off, short or long-term contracts we are here to help.

Saving you valuable time; we will send production ready patterns with all relevant paperwork straight to your manufacturing base anywhere in the world in a format to suit their needs.

Our Freelance Pattern Cutting Services provide additional help to manage your busy periods helping you to avoid expensive long-term recruitment.

With in-depth industry experience, spanning over 18 years, for Gloverall, Sainsbury's Tu, M&S, Paul Smith, Aquascutum, Fred Perry, New Look, Cache Cache, Peacocks, GRN, Quest Sportswear, and many more, developing for womenswear, menswear, outdoor & sportswear, and highly technical garments (for emergency services and MOD), we like to think we know what we're doing!


Our Pattern Cutting Service

Send us your sketches or initial patterns and we'll send you your production pattern... using CAD or manual techniques!

Our pattern cutting service turns drawings into patterns, ready for cutting. We can pattern cut from scratch, or help with alterations.

We’ll bring your drawings to life creating professional production ready patterns: produced with industry-leading CAD systems or if you prefer cut manually. Our pattern cutting service is available for garment manufacturers of any size, including boutique designers and private individuals looking to create one-off patterns.

Whether you’re starting a new line from the design phase, reworking a current range, or creating a single garment for a show or special occasion, our Freelance Pattern Cutting Services can provide the help you need.

Our Marker Making Service

Freelance Pattern Cutting Services that really can reduce your costs for your business.

Our marker making service can take your digital or paper patterns and create lay markers ready for production.

Don;y worry if you only have paper patterns as we have full digitising services available. Once your pattern is in our system we can help you make any adjustments you need.

Our Grading Service

We really can reduce your costs for your business.

Our grading service takes any patterns, whether a paper pattern or digital and creates a full range of sizes (for standard industry sizing or if you prefer we can work with your own bespoke sizing).

Our industry experience can help with a wide-range of materials, helping you get the right grading for your garments.

Enquire today about how our Freelance Pattern Cutting Services can help your business.

Freelance Pattern Cutting Services for the clothing industry for womenswear, menswear, and technical garments (sporting, medical, workwear, and the emergency services)

Years of industry experience for large and small clothing manufacturers, for both fashion and technical garments.

Experience counts

FPC (Freelance Pattern Cutting Services) was founded by Sharon Elliott who has over 20 years of experience working in the textile industry. Her knowledge and skills-set which includes pattern creation, lay planning, costing and cutting room consultancy, has contributed towards the success of prominent manufacturers in the UK.

Her experience in creating patterns extends to a wide range of garments for men and women in product areas such as outerwear, sportswear and more diverse areas such as the MOD and police protective wear with challenging fabrics like Kevlar.

Sharon believes that a combination of great design, high technical ability and creativity is what makes the difference between a good pattern and an outstanding one. Our patterns are brand-led, commercially aware and bespoke, and crafted on industry standard CAD Technology.

Contact Sharon today to see how Freelance Pattern Cutting Services can save you time and reduce your costs.

Freelance Pattern Cutting Testimonials

Experience counts.  Here are a few words from those with whom we've had the privilege to work with.

Walter Golding FD.

Gloverall PLC

“Sharon has provided years of expert services, including her freelance pattern cutting service, grading, marker making, factory consultation, fit meetings... you name it, an invaluable service.”

Paul Curtis MD.

Monarch textiles

“Sharon has provided team management consultancy as well as full garment production management, her services are second to none.”

Richard Lamb MD.

MD Buckley Lamb

“Sharon provides ongoing support for our business, working on old equipment it has to be said, but she always helps us turn around garments quickly.”

Get in touch.

Looking for Freelance Pattern Cutting Services? We're here to help.

FPC services are here to help you produce your garments quickly and accurately.

Call Sharon Directly on: 07740 509 656