|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...