what is it?
ebenezer butterick and is wife created sewing patterns,invinted in 1863. before the paper pattern people would draw on the fabric and before the paper pattern everything was one size fits all! paper patterns were invented to make clothing that fit each person instead of all one size. ebenezer discovered that using a tissue like paper was easier than using cardboard or marking on the clothing. making paper patterns can be a career for the fashion industry and are a very useful thing to clothing designers and important to have!!!!