Sunday, February 28, 2010

Drafting a Peter Pan Collar, Part Two!


{Click here to watch video on YouTube}


Okay, we're back with part two in this vlog series on drafting your own Peter Pan collar! There will be one more short part in this set. I suppose that probably seems like a lot to make one little pattern piece, huh? It's not hard; it just takes a little while to explain and I promise you'll love the results!

Also, can I just say that YouTube is really messing with my self-image? Why, oh why, is the still for this video a picture of my back with my bra lines showing so unattractively? I swear they did it on purpose. Anyway, I promise you won't have to spend too much time looking at my back, but it was kind of hard to avoid. Update: Oh, I fixed it! Hurrah!

Anyway, let me know if you have any questions!

Update #2: Here's the link to buy Swedish tracing paper.

10 comments:

  1. Awesome, thank you very much for posting these tutorials! I'm planning on trying this out in a few weeks when I have all the proper tools. :)

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  2. Gertie, your tutorials are always clear and informative. Thanks for posting them.

    ~Sewjourner

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  3. Yes please for the link where u get the tracing paper.

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  4. Sorry about me instant messaging lingo. Typed to fast as always.

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  5. I'm totally crazy about your blog and your splendid tutorials, since I'm one of those that totally learn something by watching, rather than reading.

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  6. Kate, I updated the post with the link!

    Thanks for the compliments; I'm glad you're enjoying the videos!

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  7. Thank you! This is so awesome.

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  8. Your tutorials are fantastic as usual!

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  9. Thank you! This helped a lot :)

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  10. This is great! I'm going to try my hand at it, but I'm wondering if you have recommendations for a French curve?

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