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pjmckee

Patricia McKee, Fairfax, VA, US
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craft interests: crochet, knitting, restyle, sewing

Gender: Female

Member Since: 09/03/2010


recent comments

Re: Perfect Machine Tension Every Time

Thanks so much for this instruction. Tension adjustments have always been a mystery to me and I actually gave a machine away after many attempts to get the tension right. The test swatch makes perfect sense and I will use it!

Re: Cheery gifts for kids in need

My sister and I are making pillowcases for a childrens hospital floor. Here's a link to a good pattern.
http://www.filminthefridge.com/2010/01/27/pretty-quick-pillowcase-tutorial/

Re: Staying a Neckline and Armhole

Mr. King, Thanks for your response! I appreciate your expertise; it is invaluable to a novice like myself who desires a really great outcome!

Re: Staying a Neckline and Armhole

This may be a silly question, but is it necessary to use silk organza fabric? I went to my local fabric store but they only carry a 100% polyester organza. Would this suffice? Thanks for the great instruction, I can't wait to try it in a dress I am making.

Re: MAGAZINE AND DVD GIVEAWAY: "Teach Yourself to Sew"

Just starting to sew again after many years. I'm learning alot from Threads. Just the info I need to learn the techniques to make my garments look professional. Thanks!