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Pattern Reviews> Jalie> 2674 (Skating dresses)

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Posted on:4/29/11 1:38 PM


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isakswings said... (5/1/11 11:11 PM) Reply
Oh and Stacie... Jalie has a great technique for people who do not own a serger. Zig-zag your seams and then sew a straight stich just under your zig-zag stitch. Doing that will create a much stronger seam. Kwik sew only reccomends a zig-zag stitch and sometimes you could see the stitching after the garment was worn. After I started using Jalie's technique for standard machines, I rarely saw another seam. :) I hope this post made sense!
isakswings said... (5/1/11 11:06 PM) Reply
Thanks! Stacie... making them with a standard machine is easy. I've only had my serger for 2 months. I did borrow a serger for a bit last year, but I did not use it a lot. Since purchasing my own machine, I have been making a lot of skating clothes. I think it is easier to make the dresses with a serger, but making them with a standard machine is absolutely doable and not hard. :)
JEF said... (4/30/11 9:30 AM) Reply
Love these dresses and really enjoyed looking at the photos of your other ones!
Stacie Thinks said... (4/29/11 10:13 PM) Reply
WOW!!! Your outfits are amazing! How hard are they to make using the regular machine? Any tips?
 
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