|Pattern Review ||7/26/05 3:30 AM|
|Jalie - 2326 Choice of boxer shorts |
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? very much
Were the instructions easy to follow?a little tricky when it came to the folding over of the front placket. I had to cut the instructions off the patte...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/24/04 8:45 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2004-118 Trousers/Pants |
Pattern Description: Straight narrow cut trousers, with side seam moved to back of leg & back ankle vent with button closure click here
Pattern Sizing: This pattern only goes to 46, as I needed a 48 I used the instructions in the magazine to grade to a larger size
Did it look like the photo/drawi...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/15/04 7:39 AM|
|TopKids Magazine - 63 # 28 Shirt |
This was a lovely shirt to sew. Pieces fit together beautifully.
I made it from a denim look light weight polyester fabric that ironed well. I would recommend a 12cm zipper instead of 15cm recommended on the pattern.
For some extra details I satin stitched around the collar, sleeve band and ...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/8/04 4:39 AM|
|TopKids Magazine - 63, #28 Shorts Boys Shorts |
This was a cool looking style and I initially sewed them for my 6 year old, however, they were even a touch loose for my 10 yo. They will look great next year.
I used Guttermann topstitch thread on these and it was really tricky to get a nice result. The fabric was a striped denim drill and get...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/15/04 7:57 AM|
|McCall's - 8191 Cozy Togs |
Summer Dress for a 1-3yo girl
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes very cute
Were the instructions easy to follow? the instructions were ok, it didn't make it clear when to add the contrast facing on the back neck edge conse...more...
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