|Pattern Review ||2/21/07 0:31 AM|
|Simplicity - 4973 Window Toppers |
Pattern Description: Six window toppers with repeat shapes. I made view C. Two of the designs cover the rod; four of the designs are tabbed and let the rod show. I chose View C because I liked the shape of it, it offered what I thought was the best opportunity to add embroidery, and because I did...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/16/07 0:25 AM|
|Pate Meadows - Cuff-top valance Cuff-top valance |
Pattern Description: Fully lined valance with cuff-top that reveals lining fabric on right side of valance.
Pattern Sizing:This pattern easily adapts to longer windows.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes.
Were the instructions easy to...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/29/05 0:43 AM|
|Folkwear - 134 Burmese Jacket |
The Burmese jacket is unusual. The side front, the back (to the back center) and the sleeve are all cut as one piece, so there are only two main pattern pieces with not a lot of complications to them. The jacket is short with a front underplacket, facings, pockets, turnback cuffs and a bias bindin...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/27/05 3:53 PM|
|Country in the city - 148 Swing Jacket |
Pattern Description: A loose-fitting swing jacket, suitable for embroidery, patchwork and other wearable art techniques. The back has a yoke and a pleat, hence the swing jacket label.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/21/05 0:09 AM|
|Folkwear - 219 Intimacies |
Pattern Description: Pattern has a slip, teddy, camisole and tap pants. I made the slip in a size 10.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? Likes: There are only two main pa...more...
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