|Pattern Review ||2/3/08 2:26 PM|
|Simplicity - 3678 Threads empire knit dress |
This pattern has been reviewed so many times, but I wanted to add that it went together very well. I took it up a bit in the side seams to give it a better shape.
This is a knit of questionable content (poly/cotton?) that I got for $1 a yard at Walmart.
My husband thinks this is adorable. I t...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/2/08 2:40 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2264 Calvin Klein Jeans |
Pattern Description: Jeans--tight fitting. The pattern says tapered legs, but it is more of a boot cut.
Pattern Sizing: 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 didn't use the instructions--the fi...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/23/07 2:34 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 1080-1000 Wedding dress |
Pattern Description: I made the muslin with an out of print basic strapless formal pattern with princess seams. I then modified everything to suit the bride.
Pattern Sizing: My daughter is very thin and tall so I began with a size 6 and lengthened the bodice and skirt and took in everywhere else....more...
|Store Review ||7/11/07 2:31 PM|
|Minh Phat Fabric |
Have you bought anything from this store? If yes were the prices competitive?The prices were cheap--beautiful ecletic imported fabric at low prices.
Were the sales people polite and friendly?
How would you rate the quality of the item this store sells?
Beautiful embroidered fabrics, eyelet, ...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/17/07 4:33 PM|
|Simplicity - 4194 jacket |
Since I can not yet figure out how to add clickable links here is the jacket for the Mother of the bride outfit.
The pattern was easy to make. I made it in polyester satin from Hamid's fabrics in NYC. I top stitched all around the edges, then decided that that made the jacket not look so soft an...more...
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My grandmother was a seamstress back in the day when someone made all the cheerleaders and majorette costumes, formals, and wedding gowns.They sat me up to the sewing machine at a young age and I love...more
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