Thread Theory patterns are for personal use only. All information and photos included in the instruction booklets and patterns are property of Thread Theory Designs, Inc.

Retail Use of Thread Theory Patterns

Thread Theory designs may not be used to manufacture garments for retail use without written consent by us, Thread Theory Designs.  If you are interested in using Thread Theory patterns to manufacture garments for the purpose of retail (would you like to use our designs for your Etsy store?), please Contact Us and we would be happy to work something out with you!

PDF Pattern Copyright Specifics

If you are trying to have the "Print Shop" version of our pattern printed at a copy and print centre and are refused due to fear of copyright infringement, please refer the printer to the following statement:

The "Print Shop" file included with all of our PDF patterns may be printed by any copy and print centre.  Multiple copies (for personal use) may be made of our "Print Shop" files.  It is also permissible to print multiple copies of the "Print At Home" file for personal use.


All images on the Thread Theory website and blog are the property of Thread Theory Designs, Inc.  If using our images on your blog or publication please credit and link back to Thread Theory Designs, Inc.  If you are a retailer of Thread Theory patterns and would like to use our images in your web shop, you may use any image on our website or blog.  If you would like higher resolution versions of these images, please email us at