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

Tips & Techniques > Marking Tip for Notches on Bra Pattern

Viewed 5879 times
Posted by: clayqueen
photo
Friend of PR

 
 
About clayqueen star
CA USA
Member since: 5/31/12
Reviews written: 2
Sewing skills:Advanced
Favored by: 2 people
tips added: 1
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on: 2/22/13 2:14 PM
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people   Very Helpful by 12 people   
I recently discovered that marking corresponding notches with different color washout markers can very helpful during bra construction. For instance, the Pin-up Girls Shelley Bra pattern has notches (actually small tick marks) on the (4) cup and front band pieces designated as, "A", "B" and "C". I used a blue mark for A notches, pink for B notches and purple for C notches --- doing so really helped while sewing together an unfamiliar type of garment, and prevented me from inadvertently seaming the wrong pieces together.

<< Previous    Next >>

Add Tip/Technique    Read All Tip/Techniques


4 Comments
Login to Add a Comment
Wianno Girl said...
I am just starting my adventures with the Shelley bra so thisntipmis timely, thank you!
4/19/13 0:34 AM
Merry G said...
awesome idea...thanks sew much...I think I will try those frixion pens everyone is talking about...
2/23/13 6:39 AM
Miss N said...
Excellent tip! I look forward to reading your review. Love that pattern.
2/23/13 0:22 AM
AtiyaAfi said...
I like this. I'm gonna have to get more colored markers. Thanks
2/22/13 6:23 PM
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger
Serging Ahead with your 5 Thread Serger

Class Details

Online Class
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets
Beginners Guide to Sewing Jackets

Class Details

Sew Liberated Flora Tunic and Twirly Skirt

Sew Liberated Flora Tunic and Twirly Skirt

More Info
SewBaby More Blankie Buddies pattern Pattern

SewBaby More Blankie Buddies pattern Pattern

More Info

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.