Online Sewing Class: Restyling with Exposed Zippers
SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Forum > Pattern Modifications, Design Changes & Pattern Drafting > Jalie patterns

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Jalie patterns
newbie questions
poplin
star
poplin
Member since 5/28/06
Posts: 1398
Skill: Advanced
Send Message

      



Date: 2/20/09 12:34 PM

I got my Jalie patterns in the mail yesterday!!! I leapt for joy. Due to the overwhelming rave reviews on these patterns, I couldn't contain myself. My MIL looked at me funny. I never get excited about commercial patterns.

Anyway. Newbie questions here.

I'm making Jalie 2793 for my 8-yo daughter. She is also very excited. It's the first patterns she ever picked out for herself, including fabric. And my, oh my... her tastes have grown.

Where should I take her bust measurement? Precisely over her apex?

------
Busy, busy sewing my fabric stash!

PrairieTides
star
PrairieTides
Alberta CANADA
Member since 1/25/03
Posts: 35
Skill: Intermediate
Send Message

      



In reply to poplin <<


Date: 2/20/09 12:47 PM

That is where I measure my 4-yo daughter. Also try measuring a top that fits her well and compare that measurement to the pattern pieces just to be extra safe.

------
2009:
Fabric sewn: 50+m
Fabric bought: 5.6m
More space in my sewing area: Priceless

poplin
star
poplin
Member since 5/28/06
Posts: 1398
Skill: Advanced
Send Message

      



In reply to PrairieTides <<


Date: 2/20/09 1:35 PM

Great tip about measuring her RTW! Thanks.

------
Busy, busy sewing my fabric stash!

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. Pattern Modifications, Design Changes & Pattern Drafting >> Jalie patterns

Merchants on PR

O! Jolly! Shop


Sweater knit fabrics
Deals!

Amulet Swim Fabrics


Poly/PBT swimwear fabric
Web site

Paganoonoo


Upcycle sewing patterns
Web site

Style Arc sewing dress patterns


Patterns That Fit
Web site

The Smuggler's Daughter


Online Fabric Store
Web site

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
More Knits
More Knits

Class Details

Online Class
Restyling with Exposed Zippers
Restyling with Exposed Zippers

Class Details

Simplicity 1292

photo
by: Steph huck

Review
Sewing Workshop Sandra Betzina Vest & Skirt Pattern

Sewing Workshop Sandra Betzina Vest & Skirt Pattern

Pattern Details
Sewing Workshop Quincy Top and Pants

Sewing Workshop Quincy Top and Pants

Pattern Details

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

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.