|Pattern Review ||2/9/16 6:17 PM|
|McCall's - 8695 Misses' Dress or Top |
Pullover dress or top for stretch knits.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
I modified the whole outfit so I mostly did my own thing.
What di... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/7/16 5:11 AM|
|No Pattern Used - Baby Blanket Baby Blanket |
A large sized reversible blanket for a small child (or his daddy), approximately 60" square.
Front side is a motif fleece, back side is some very soft minky.
My son is a huge Giants fan and tries to follow the baseball season even while living in France. When my sister ... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/6/16 6:11 PM|
|No Pattern Used - Misses Apron Misses Apron |
I have never developed a habit of wearing an apron, cute as some can be, but I wanted to make one as a hostess gift. We spend a lovely weekend every spring as personal guests of a wine chateau, and the hostess wears them constantly. I thought making her a new one would be a pleasant thank you gift... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/25/16 7:17 AM|
|McCall's - 7244 Misses' Dresses |
Semi-fitted, partially lined dress (Close-fitting through bust) has flounce and invisible back zipper. Designed for medium-weight moderate stretch knits.
A5(6-8-10-12-14), I made the 10
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/17/16 2:32 PM|
|My Image Magazine - IW1003 |
As I really liked the first version I made of this pattern, I decided to give it a second shot in a totally different fabric. The first version was in linen, this version uses a sweater knit. I lengthened the 3/4 sleeves to be long. I also piped the inset pieces in navy so they would stand out as... more...
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