• Deirdre Moenk
    Featured Pattern Tester

    Featured PDF Pattern Tester: Deirdre Moenk

    This month we have the pleasure of featuring Deirdre Moenk. How would you define being a pattern tester? Being a pattern tester means you’re someone the designers rely on to work out the kinks in their patterns before they are ready to sell them to customers. How long have you been pattern testing and what do you enjoy the most? I’ve been testing for a little more than a year. The best thing about testing is the opportunity to learn so much from the designers and my fellow testers. I also really love making new sewing friends from all over the world. If you could describe pattern testing in ONE word. What would it be…

  • Elizabeth Rosario
    Featured Pattern Tester

    Featured PDF Pattern Tester: Elizabeth Rosario

    This month we have the pleasure of featuring Elizabeth Rosario. How would you define being a pattern tester? Being part of a team of people who help to prepare a pattern for release ensuring that the new pattern is both functional & user friendly. Along with this providing styled photographs to be used for promotion upon release of the pattern. I love being part of this process. How long have you been pattern testing and what do you enjoy the most? My first pattern test was 2 years ago and was a test of the Basics Collection for Hey There Threads . This was not long after I attended a beginners sewing course. If you could describe…