Tester Series

{Tester Series} How To Stop Posing With Trees

{Tester Series} How To Stop Posing With Trees

If you're on my sewing blog, there's a pretty decent chance that you sew. (I'm a smart one, aren't I???) And since you sew, you probably like to share those beautiful creations across the inter-webs. Maybe you blog, maybe you test patterns, maybe you just enjoy sharing creations with your friends on sewcial media. Whichever you do, you've probably taken one of the following...

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The 13 Testers Every Indie Pattern Designer Needs

The 13 Testers Every Indie Pattern Designer Needs

I've been pattern testing since month 1 of sewing with PDF patterns. I can't really remember how this happened, but I know that my background as a lifestyle photographer accelerated my fan-to-tester status. In the 3 years since, I have tested for girls, boys, women, and accessories. I've met designers of all types, and encountered testers of all types. And while their personalities, sizes, and aesthetics vary greatly... their usefulness is undeniable. Here are the 13 tester "types" I come across most, and what makes them valuable (and what doesn't).

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