While there are many times when markings on a pattern can be indicated with small notches in the seam allowance. The partner tool for marking patterns, which can be used for the rest of the the pattern, is the awl. The awl is used to pierce through the pattern card leaving a small hole to guide the work.
Also used in leather works as a guide when doing a decorative hand stitch.
- Sturdy handle
- Robust needle
- Sharp point