I love using pattern weights when cutting out pattern pieces from fabric, but to purchase them as a set is ridiculously expensive.  Junie Moon shows how to make your own weights from heavy washers.  They’re perfectly serviceable straight from the hardware store, but a bit of paint and some monogramming make them awesome.  Go to the tutorial.

[photo from Junie Moon]

[tags]sewing, tutorial, pattern, cutting, weight, washer, paint, monogram[/tags]

By Anne Weaver




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  1. Junie Moon on June 10, 2010 9:33 pm

    Thank you for sharing my little project. I thought it would be a fun experience not only for monogramming the washers but also trying them out as pattern weights.

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