Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!  
Platinum Sponsor Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

138 members online
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
Alice

Alice 
Georgia USA
Member since, 9/7/02
Advanced

Sewing Tip 2/22/12 4:10 PM
Multi day Pill Boxes for Feet and/or Bobbins
As I strolled the aisles of the Dollar Tree store I was taken by those large plastic containers for the three or four week supply of multi vitamin pills. Sure enough, the four week, seven day ones are perfect for storing bobbins....and you can see through their opacity for the color of thread. Th...more...
5 comments
 
Sewing Tip 2/22/12 2:45 PM
Sewing a V neck that doesn't pucker
Years ago I was making a SILK blouse with a V neckline, the closing was at the back. The pattern instructions for the front were to sew down one side, pivot, leaving the needle in the down position and continue up the other side. Well, it puckered, so I did it again and again and again with same ...more...
11 comments
 
Sewing Tip 10/3/10 8:39 PM
Never pivot on a V neckline
Years ago I was making a silk blouse with a V neckline. The pattern instruction were to sew down one side, pivot, and continue up the other side. Well, it puckered, so I did it again and again with same results. I did it so many times I was getting close to running out of the facing. Frustrated I ...more...
11 comments
 
Conversations I am participating in
About Me
I'm 67 years old and just had a tummy tuck, you might say that I'm looking to the future. I'm single and I've had four kids, 2 2. Enjoy working in my yard and love my cats. Lived for 23 years in Boc...more

send me a PM

My Reviews
tips: 3 


Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us