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

Forum > Patterns and Notions > Textile Studio 1305 vs. Vogue 7975 ( Moderated by Sharon1952)

Please LOGIN or Join PatternReview
Go to Page:
Textile Studio 1305 vs. Vogue 7975
Sunshine12242
Sunshine12242
Member since 6/7/11
Posts: 199
Send Message

      



Date: 11/5/13 8:18 AM

I have V7975 I thought I would use with a great boucle from Emma One Sock, but now I realize I would look better with a "v" neck opening instead of the rounded one on the pattern. I found Textile Studio 1305 that has the neckline that I would want, but wonder, do I revise the neckline on the 7975 or revise the 1305 to have the princess seams. I am an intermediate sewer, but prefer quick projects.

Thank you

marec
starstarstarstar
marec  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 5/11/08
Posts: 4429
Send Message

      



Date: 11/5/13 9:24 AM

Here are the 2 patterns-this will help everyone as they think about your question.

TS1305


V7975

------
my blog: http://kf-biblioblog.blogspot.com/
Sewing through my pattern stash-145
completed.

Speech girl
starstar
Speech girl  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Georgia USA
Member since 5/11/03
Posts: 2444
Send Message

      



In reply to Sunshine12242 <<
thumbsup 1 member likes this.


Date: 11/5/13 9:54 AM

I think it would be easier and quicker to change the neckline on the vogue pattern.

------
Kim
formerly mikkim
http://girlwithatimemachine.wordpress.com/

Doris W. in TN
star
Doris W. in TN  Friend of PR
Intermediate
Member since 2/9/04
Posts: 8033
Send Message

      



In reply to Sunshine12242 <<
thumbsup 2 members like this.


Date: 11/5/13 1:21 PM

These are two very different jackets with different style lines and fit. The Capri Jacket works well with knits (I have made it twice) and is a slightly boxier look. The Vogue will have a lining, where you will need to draft a lining for the Capri jacket.

Trying to change princess seams to no princess seams is a task.
If the Vogue fits you well already, you will be happier with drawing in your own V-neck. I have done it on a similar pattern and it works fine. BE SURE to make a muslin/test garment first, to determine where you want the V to land, etc., just as you would with the Capri jacket.

Loes Hinse patterns (Textile Studio before she went out on her own) are drafted to fit her body. Her basic block is different from Vogue. Another reason you'll want to make a test garment first. I had to change the center back of the Capri jacket and the shoulder slope (Loes drafts for a horizontal shoulder).

------
iPad's auto-correct is my enema.

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. Patterns and Notions >> Textile Studio 1305 vs. Vogue 7975

 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Sewing Basics
Sewing Basics

Class Details

Online Class
Break your Serger Out of the Box
Break your Serger Out of the Box

Class Details

Marfy 2762

photo
by: Re Becca

Review
Favorite Things Blossoms & Bloomers Pattern

Favorite Things Blossoms & Bloomers Pattern

More Info
Mini Miranda Bag

Mini Miranda Bag

More Info
Vogue Patterns 1332

photo
by: miausiau

Review

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.