|Pattern Review ||4/5/04 8:07 AM|
|Burda - 8592 Asymetrical Jacket |
Pattern Description: This is a lined jacket with an asymetrical front, princess seaming in front and back and several versions to choose from. I sewed view D.
Pattern Sizing:10-20 I sewed a 16 but will probably size down to a 14 next time.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelop...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/17/03 12:53 PM|
|Silhouette Patterns - 1800 Marcia's Jacket |
Pattern Description: This is a fitted jacket pattern
Pattern Sizing:I was initially confused by the sizing. It uses numbers and the front also uses cup sizes. I ended up using the size B cup with the number 3 cutting lines. I wear a size D in the Today's Fit sizing block and a 12 in RTW.
|Pattern Review ||4/17/03 12:32 PM|
|Saf-T-Pockets - 9600 Journey Jacket |
Pattern Description: This is a coat pattern, with lots of inside pockets to carry your gear and lets you leave the purse behind.
Pattern Sizing:I sewed the size medium, I wear a size D in Today's Fit and a 12 in RTW. I traced off a large muslin and it was way too big for me, so I sized down to the...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/17/03 12:13 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 7610 Betzina Jean Jacket |
Pattern Description: This is a semi fitted traditional jean jacket pattern.
Pattern Sizing:Uses Today's Fit sizing block.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes. The finished garment came out exactly as pictured.
Were the instructions eas...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/18/02 6:52 PM|
|Christine Jonson - 519 Swing Jacket |
This pattern is extremely easy to sew and wear. I measure a size 12 in RTW and sewed up a size small in a jacquard slinky knit. It sewed up in an hour. The length on me (I'm 5'8") hits mid thigh. It is an elegant garment to wear, and in the fabric I chose would be perfect for a nice evening out,...more...
I like to sew patterns that are different from what I find in RTW. I especially like the smaller, independent pattern company styles.more
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