I really do like this pattern. If you like aprons or are looking for a quick and easy gift, then this one is for you. I was zipping right through it right up to the gathering. My thread kept snapping. UGGH. I tried doing 2 basting stitches and pulling them at the same time for extra support. I switched threads. I loosened my tension. I just don't know what else I could have done. Any suggestions? I have never had this problem before.
Anyway, this is where I am: