Shelly Figueroa
Craftsy Instructor

Portland, OR

Shelly Figueroa is the original founder of Figgy's Patterns, a company that creates "simple, modern, contemporary" sewing patterns for children. The mother of two young sons, she is the co-author of Sewing for Boys (Wiley, 2011), and a contributor to Sewn Hats (Wiley, 2012). Her work has been featured in Sewing World, Sew Hip, Sew Wow, Craftzine, Making, Cloth and Simply Homemade. Shelly lives in Portland, Ore., where she teaches workshops at ... Read Full Bio »

Shelly's Craftsy Classes


Kids Romper Revamp

Follow Shelly step-by-step as she makes a romper from her popular "Zephyr" pattern, which can be adapted to create up to five looks, including a pants jumpsuit, separates and a sundress. Shelly shows you how to accurately measure children and adjust patterns for a perfect fit. Learn to choose fabrics that will ensure your child's comfort year-round, as well as when and where to use different types of interfacing. Finish with sophisticated design elements like braided shoulder straps, button loops and hem ties that will elevate your garment from homemade to handmade.

$9.99 $19.99

Shelly's Patterns

Zephyr Sundress


Ayashe Blouse


Zephyr Romper

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Shelly's Projects

Zephyr Sun Dress
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Shelly's Blog