Today, I (finally) launched It is a complete rewrite of, not to mention an open source project.

This means that effective immediately, this site no longer accepts user registrations and after a grace period of a few months I will shut it down.

You should head over to now and create an account there. As long as you use the same email address as you signed up with here, your data will auto-magically be migrated.

If this comes as a complete shock to you, these two blog posts will give you some background:

I'd like to thank all of you for the great ride that was, and I'd like to invite you to join me on this new adventure.



Submitted by Genski on Sat, 08/26/2017 - 18:17 is not taking my application ????

Submitted by Genski on Sat, 08/26/2017 - 18:22

it says to go and check for the link in my email and nothing comes.....:(

Submitted by joost on Sat, 08/26/2017 - 18:38

Your provider blocked the email message. I will send you a copy.

makemypattern no longer accepts new user registrations

You'll find out later today why that is

Wait, what's going on?

I have a new website,, which supersedes

Where to go from here

Create an account

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Read about me, Joost

Just in case you think this is some corporate operation.

Read the blog

The blog has all the latest news and is a good place to start


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