Vogue Pattern 8789 A reader’s question about fitting a gapping neckline

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_custom_heading text="THE QUESTION: " font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css_animation="none" css=".vc_custom_1518387408879{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_column_text]Hi Joi, I really enjoyed your class. It's my first introduction to fitting and I have learned a lot. I'm currently trying to fit a vintage vogue pattern (v8789).  It has...

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Lower Body Patterns Temporary Uneven Side Seams and how to fix Them

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_custom_heading text="THE SCENARIO: " font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css_animation="none" css=".vc_custom_1517949191421{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_column_text]You adjust the front or back of your lower body garment pattern such as a skirt or pants differently than the corresponding piece resulting in uneven...

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Sharing my love of Sewing with a new generation: I sew for Fun Blog Hop

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_custom_heading text="Click below to watch the video!" font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center|color:%23ffffff" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css=".vc_custom_1518056766540{background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_empty_space height="15px"][/vc_column][vc_column][vc_raw_html]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[/vc_raw_html][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_empty_space][vc_separator type="normal" color="#1b9fad" border_style="dashed" thickness="3px" up="15px" down="15px"][vc_separator type="normal" color="#1b9fad" border_style="dashed" thickness="3px" up="15px" down="15px"][vc_empty_space][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_column_text]I was so excited to...

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Temporary Uneven Side Seams and How to Fix Them

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/2"][vc_custom_heading text="THE SCENARIO: " font_container="tag:h2|text_align:center" google_fonts="font_family:Nunito%3A300%2Cregular%2C700|font_style:700%20bold%20regular%3A700%3Anormal" css_animation="none" css=".vc_custom_1517949191421{padding-top: 10px !important;padding-bottom: 10px !important;background-color: #de3d94 !important;}"][vc_column_text]You adjust the front or back of your garment pattern differently than the corresponding piece resulting in uneven side seams. Joi says “Don’t Panic! This is...

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Designer Joi’s Truth About Pattern Ease: Part 3

[vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/3"][vc_single_image image="2064" img_size="full" alignment="right" qode_css_animation=""][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_empty_space height="35px"][vc_single_image image="2071" img_size="full" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="15px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column][vc_separator type="normal" color="#1b9fad" border_style="dashed" thickness="3px"][vc_empty_space height="50px"][/vc_column][/vc_row][vc_row row_type="row" type="full_width" text_align="left" video="" css_animation=""][vc_column width="1/6"][/vc_column][vc_column width="2/3"][vc_single_image image="2490" img_size="full" alignment="center" qode_css_animation=""][vc_empty_space height="20px"][vc_custom_heading text="LOOKING DEEPER: HORIZONTAL EASE IN A...

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