|Pattern Review ||5/9/13 10:59 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 295082-1000 Crafty.com Jewelry Wallet |
I think this is a great little item, but I can't wholeheartedly recommend the pattern. I found the instructions to be really lacking in many ways, and the illustrations a bit useless. I've made lots of little bags, so I was able to figure it out. And there are enough tutorials on Youtube and other p...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/23/13 10:39 PM|
|Butterick - 3782 Babies' dress, hat, jacket |
I made this little dress for a friend's three month old. They are attending a few crawfish boils in the next few months. I used a quilting cotton for the main body of the dress, and scrap quilting cottons for the applique and contrast trims.
I added the 3 1/2 inch border to the bottom (not extendi...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/23/13 8:55 AM|
|No Pattern Used - Brian Remlinger\'s Earbud http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3zDM7rC0vA |
Believe it or not, these adorable little earbud cases are super easy using the method created by Brian Remlinger of Brian sews. Here is the link for his YouTube video, which I recommend watching in it's entirety before starting. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D3zDM7rC0vA. I made my first one, st...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/18/12 6:31 PM|
|Simplicity - 2600 Quilted Travel Accessories |
This is a great pattern. There is nothing difficult about the construction, very straightforward. I am a quilter, so I spent most of my time quilting my fabric before assembling it. You want to cut the pieces larger (about an inch all the way around), and then cut them to the precise measurements ...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/8/12 7:42 PM|
|No Pattern Used - None Joann.com FREE Zest Tote Bag |
Pattern Description: Medium Size Tote Bag
Pattern Sizing: One Size
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Exactly
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, very easy. Be sure to read through the pattern first before cutting. Especially if y...more...
I began sewing as a teen, but didn't sew again until after I had my first baby 20 years ago. I began quilting about 18 years ago. I make a lot of home dec items, as well as quilts, and a few apparel ...more
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