Category Archives: Pattern Fitting Series

Part 7: Fine Tuning the Sample~Making Corrections

Welcome back to Part 7:  Fine Tuning the Sample~Making Corrections, in my pattern fitting series.  It’s taken time, but if you’ve hung in there with me this far you should be happy about your progress.  Once again, pattern fitting isn’t an easy … Continue reading

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Part 4B: Pattern Adjustments!!

Welcome to Part 4B!!  Thanks for all the GREAT emails about Part 4A!!  I’m glad I decided to split Part 4 into 2 segments because I have a great deal of information to share.  So let’s get going!! Now it’s time to … Continue reading

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Exciting News to Share!!

Hi Everyone!!  I have some wonderful news to share!!  As some of you know I recently started my own pattern fitting series, “My Approach to Successful Pattern Fitting”.  I’ve been writing and  producing this project on my own for the past … Continue reading

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Part 4A: Measurements: Where Do I Apply Them??

Once again I’d like to Thank You ALL for being so kind.  I’ve received so many nice comments and emails that I just want you all to know how much I appreciate your continued support!! Welcome back to Part 4A:  Measurements:  Where … Continue reading

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Part 3: Selecting the Right Size Pattern.

Hi Everyone!!  Once Again Thank You All So Much!!  I’m completely overwhelmed by the amount of kind remarks, support and questions I’ve received about Part 1 and 2 in my Pattern Fitting Series. It gives me such a wonderful feeling to know … Continue reading

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Pattern Fitting Series: Q & A’s

Hi Everyone!!  I’ve received many emails with great questions about Parts 1 and 2 in my Pattern Fitting Series.  I thought I would take the time to answer them all here in a post before Part 3 next week.  It makes … Continue reading

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