|Store Review ||6/28/07 3:31 AM|
|Stone Mountain & Daughter |
Woohoo! A new favorite!
During a recent road trip to the SF Bay Area, I finally made the haul to Berkeley for a morning at SM&D. So worth it! Sandra Betzina's books mentions she finds most of her fabric here. I can see why; the fabric at SM&D is diverse and beautiful. The owners do a wonderful...more...
||Sewing Machine Review
||6/28/07 3:11 AM|
|Bernette - 90E |
For a first machine, the features are perfect -- drop in bobbin, needle up/down, easy adjustable speed/stitch width, etc.
I'm really glad I bought this model with the LCD screen instead of the 80. The 80 has a little card with the stitches listed on it... with this you just turn a dial and you can...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/3/05 6:27 PM|
|Simplicity - 7015 Wrap Skirt |
Pattern Description: One hour wrap skirt.
Pattern Sizing: XS, S, M. I made a M or what should have been view H.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Not at all, because of my modifications.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Sure.
|Pattern Review ||3/20/05 9:08 PM|
|McCall's - 4600 Easy Knits, Nancy Zieman |
Pattern Description: Sewing with Nancy (Zieman) easy knit wardrobe.
Pattern Sizing: S-XL. I made a Medium of the Jacket.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, exactly. I made short sleeves though.
Were the instructions easy to follow?...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/20/05 8:49 PM|
|New Look - 6344 Tunic Top |
Pattern Description: Tunic style top with five variations.
Pattern Sizing:10-22. I made a 12.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes.
Were the instructions easy to follow?I got confused by the different views. Next time I'll circle the i...more...