|Pattern Review ||4/3/04 12:55 PM|
|Simplicity - 5645 Design your own |
4/3/04: Here is a picture of the top of the dress, I'll replace it with better picture when I get some film for my polaroid, I don't have a digital camera, that comes after a new sewing machine and serger!
Pattern Description: A retro looking girls dress with two lengths, 3 bodice designs and 4 s...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/30/05 10:32 AM|
|Simplicity - 5163 Child and Girls tops and short |
Penelope, I thought I'd answer your questions in the review itself. DD's measurements are approximately 24 1/2, 21 1/2, 25 1/2 with a back/neck measurement of 11 1/2. She's 51 1/2 inches tall. I cut a size 8 but all of the seams are about 1" because of the seam finish I wanted t...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/7/05 2:38 PM|
|Simplicity - 4650 Lizzie McGuire tops, skirts |
UPDATE 4-7-05: Victoria finally wore this top yesterday. It's cute on, but the armscye is really high, in my opinion. If you look at the top on the model on the pattern, the sleeves have quite a few wrinkles. I think that the fit of the 3/4 sleeves would be pretty uncomfortable, so while I'll ma...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/29/05 9:05 AM|
|McCall's - 4193 girl's tops and pants |
Pattern Description: Girls tops and pants (with mock fly)
Pattern Sizing: Girls 6, 7, 8
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I made a few changes so not really.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, and I actually paid attention t...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/26/05 9:00 PM|
|Butterick - 4281 Girls Vest and Skort |
Pattern Description: Girls Skort and Vest
Pattern Sizing: 7 - 14 also in plus sizes. I made a size 8.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, but no fake pockets
Were the instructions easy to follow? I read through the instructions...more...
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I decided to start sewing so I could have some pretty, affordable, little girl dresses for my daughter, I didn't want her looking like a 4yr version or Britney Spears or the Olsen twins. I'm getting ...more
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