SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
PatternReview.com
PatternReview.com

Forum > Beginner's Forum > Pinning question ( Moderated by EleanorSews)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Pinning question
Miss Tre
Miss Tre
Member since 12/6/10
Posts: 3
Send Message

      



Date: 6/15/13 6:41 PM

reposting. (Initially posted on wrong section)

Everything I know about sewing has come from Google, books or youtube, so most projects (I made a corset, once!) I'm usually confused and most likely finished by sheer luck . :)

I bought a Uniquely You form and am fitting the cover. For those who may not know, the cover is fitted from the "right side" not inside out. Things were going good. I pinched and pinned the bust area but then....

How do you transfer the pinched to the wrong side for sewing?

loti
starstarstar
loti  Friend of PR
Advanced
Florida USA
Member since 5/27/04
Posts: 3634
Send Message

      



In reply to Miss Tre <<


Date: 6/15/13 7:00 PM

While it's still pinned turn it inside out and mark with the side of a pencil the pinned area, once everything has been marked remove the pins, and smooth out the jagged marks with a french curve or hip curve. This will be your sewing line.

------
"A girl should be two things: classy and fabulous.
Coco Chanel

Stash Sewn in 2011 148.5 Yds
Stash Sewn in 2012.... counting...

http://adonising.blogspot.com

Miss Tre
Miss Tre
Member since 12/6/10
Posts: 3
Send Message

      



In reply to loti <<


Date: 6/15/13 7:55 PM

Quote: loti
While it's still pinned turn it inside out and mark with the side of a pencil the pinned area, once everything has been marked remove the pins, and smooth out the jagged marks with a french curve or hip curve. This will be your sewing line.

yay!!! thanks.
Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Beginner's Forum >> Pinning question

Merchants on PR

Budo Bear Designs


Asian Designs
Web site

Patterns from the Past


vintage sewing patterns
Deals!

Reconstructing History


Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles


Fabrics for Greater Ideas
Deals!

Gwyn Hug


Fabric Shopping Help!
Deals!

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Altering Pants
Altering Pants

Register

Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket
Sew a Designer Unlined Jacket

Register

Vogue Patterns 9475 OOP

photo
by: FreyaStark

Review
Favorite Things An Everyday Bag Pattern

Favorite Things An Everyday Bag Pattern

Buy Now
Jackets for Real People DVD

Jackets for Real People DVD

Buy Now
Paco Peralta Chinese Jacket

photo
by: blue moone...

Review

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.