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New McCall's Patterns Are Here!By DianeSev on 7/14/11 12:16 PM

Announcing the New McCall's Patterns!

In just over a month, before you know it, school will be here. Don't remind the kids yet, but you can prepare yourself and them for fall now by making some of these new patterns from the latest McCall's catalog! By the time fall comes, you and they will be all excited to wear the new fashions! And McCall's rates all the fashions shown here as "Easy", so sewing them should be a breeze!

McCall's 6398 Misses'/Women's Tunics
Sizes 8-16, 18W to 24W

With yoke and sleeve variations and handkerchief-style hem, this tunic is just the thing for fall casual. Make the short-sleeved version for early fall and the long-sleeved version for the chillier weather.

BTW, our PR fashion predictor Angela Wolf featured a similar top in her April column.

Suggested Fabrics: For stretch knits only: cotton knits, jersey, novelty knits. View D: Stretch lace.

McCall's 6404 Misses' Leggings

Maybe we should call this collection "Co-ordinates"! These leggings can go with so many other patterns in this catalog, including McCall's 6400 and McCall's 6401. With this pattern, you can make 4 variations of these leggings with different insert designs. The waists have casings with elastic. View A has welt pockets.

Check out Angela Wolf's March column for more talk on leggings and jeggings.

Suggested Fabrics: Two-way stretch knits only: Double knits. Views A and B contrast: Synthetic leather, synthetic suede. View A Lining: Lining fabric.

McCall's 6387 Children's/Girls' Top, Jumpers, Detachable Aprons and Pants

Ruffles & Lace Treasured Collection - Easy
Sizes 2-5, 6-8

Your little one will be all set for school and ultra-cute in this ruffled creation. View A includes a shorter jumper without ruffle and with matching apron. View B features a longer jumper with ruffled hem and longer apron with a pocket and hem edging. View C sports elastic-waisted pants with ruffled hems. View A has a self-lined upper front and back. View B has a contrast-lined upper front and back.

Suggested Fabrics: Cotton, cotton blends, challis, lightweight corduroy, chambray.

McCall's 6391 Children's/Girls' Skirts and Shorts

Sizes 3-6, 7-14

A little grown-up and a lot of cute...that describes this set of 5 possibilities. Views A, B and C are the cutest ruffled skirts. Views D and E are shorts that, when paired with a a sweater and shirt, look the tiniest bit grown-up with a lot of girlish flair.

Suggested Fabrics: Cotton, cotton blends, lightweight denim, lightweight corduroy, lightweight wool. Views A and C: Also Cotton knits.

This next pattern is sew much fun!

McCall's 6392 Children's/Girls' Raincoat, Hat, Boot Liners, Backpack and Umbrella Cases
Sizes 3-8

How much fun is this?! Make the full package to keep your little one dry and warm this fall!

Suggested Fabrics: Views A, B, D, E, F: Vinyl-coated fabric. View A Contrast, View B Lining: Cotton, cotton blends. View B Interfacing, View C: Fleece.

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workinonit said... (7/19/11 4:41 PM) Reply
Thanks Diane for reminding me to get the patterns out for the school shirts and pants! And get sewing!

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