SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
 

Platinum Sponsor
PatternReview.com
PatternReview.com

Forum > Plus Size Sewing > Simplicity 2894 ( Moderated by JEF)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Simplicity 2894
Find A Pattern
4u2cme
star
4u2cme  Friend of PR
Intermediate
North Carolina USA
Member since 1/12/05
Posts: 122
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 3/9/12 2:45 PM

I am trying to find a pattern similar to the dress in Simplicity 2894 which is now OOP. Do you know of a pattern that has a dress like the dress in this pattern?



http://www.simplicity.com/p-1805-misses-plus-size-sportswear.aspx#t-2


Thanks,

-- Edited on 3/9/12 2:48 PM --

Lorri

Lorri  Friend of PR
Utah USA
Member since 9/11/06
Posts: 407
Send Message

      



Date: 3/9/12 4:06 PM

Check EBAy. type in Simplicity 2894 and several patterns come up. they have them in misses and women's . some are brand new. good luck.
-- Edited on 3/9/12 4:08 PM --

------
Lorri

4u2cme
star
4u2cme  Friend of PR
Intermediate
North Carolina USA
Member since 1/12/05
Posts: 122
Send Message

      



In reply to Lorri


Date: 3/9/12 4:42 PM

Thanks. I found one on eBay in my size but I'm not trying to pay $13 for the pattern. If there is a current pattern that is similar I can purchase it for $.99 at Jo-Ann's or Hancock Fabrics.
-- Edited on 3/9/12 4:43 PM --

heathergwo
heathergwo
Advanced Beginner
California USA
Member since 11/14/11
Posts: 958
Send Message

      
thumbsup 1 member likes this.



Date: 3/9/12 6:42 PM

These are the closest I can think of:

Simplicity 2635: you'd have to add the collar and pockets and shorten it, but it's got the general shape.

McCall's 6085: you'd have to lengthen this tunic and add pockets, but the collar is closer to what you're looking for

McCall's 6520: even closer - has pockets & collar, but not quite the same.

Hope that helps!

------
Brother Innovis 1250D
Babylock Enlighten
Singer Curvy 8763
Brother 1034D
Janome 385.19606
Brother 2340CV

mary in FL
star
mary in FL  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Florida USA
Member since 4/28/02
Posts: 992
Send Message

      



In reply to 4u2cme


Date: 3/9/12 7:11 PM

What size do you want? I have it in sizes 10-18, and would be willing to part with it, for a small fee, of course!

------
from Daytona Beach, FL
http://mary-sews.blogspot.com/

4u2cme
star
4u2cme  Friend of PR
Intermediate
North Carolina USA
Member since 1/12/05
Posts: 122
Send Message

      



In reply to mary in FL


Date: 3/9/12 9:22 PM

I need the 20-28 sizes.

Lorri

Lorri  Friend of PR
Utah USA
Member since 9/11/06
Posts: 407
Send Message

      



In reply to 4u2cme


Date: 3/10/12 0:45 AM

I apologize, I obviously misinterpreted your message. My mistake...and I don't blame you for not wanting to pay 13.00 for it. Good luck in finding one. :)

------
Lorri

Sweetsong

Sweetsong
Advanced
Michigan USA
Member since 12/26/05
Posts: 1057
Send Message

      



In reply to 4u2cme


Date: 3/10/12 9:44 AM

That's really a cute ensemble. They don't really make that many good looking, plus size patterns anymore. Hope you find one similar.

LauraTS
star
LauraTS  Friend of PR
Advanced Beginner
California USA
Member since 7/10/06
Posts: 2188
Send Message

      



Date: 3/10/12 2:33 PM

OOP patterns come up occasionally for reasonable prices - I'd keep a search on at ebay, and you might check ecrater and lanetz living and a few of the other vintage pattern sites. You could also post a Wanted classified here at PR in the classified section.

------
I've moved! Visit my new sewing blog at http://chiralcraft.wordpress.com

Do you sew from KnipMode? Join us at http://groups.yahoo.com/group/knipmode_english/

4u2cme
star
4u2cme  Friend of PR
Intermediate
North Carolina USA
Member since 1/12/05
Posts: 122
Send Message

      



In reply to LauraTS


Date: 3/10/12 4:10 PM

Thanks ladies. I think I have located a reasonably priced pattern.

Go to Page:
Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview

printable version Printable Version

* Advertising and soliciting is strictly prohibited on PatternReview.com. If you find a post which is not in agreement with our Terms and Conditions, please click on the Report Post button to report it. Plus Size Sewing >> Simplicity 2894

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro

Class Details

Online Class
Fun with Fitting - BODICE w Darts
Fun with Fitting - BODICE w Darts

Class Details

Projects By Jane Sexy Zippy Wristlet

photo
by: Sdtex

Review
Butterick 5679

photo
by: Sew tell m...

Review
Newport Tote

Newport Tote

More Info
Favorite Things The Classic Shirt Pattern

Favorite Things The Classic Shirt Pattern

More Info

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.