SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Chickey17

Chickey17  star
Member since, 8/19/04
Intermediate

Recent Pattern Reviews

Review Review Review Review Review 

Pattern Review 8/8/16 1:42 AM
McCall's - 6613 Misses'/Men's Shirts
Pattern Description: From the McCall's website: "Fitted [button-down] shirts have pointed collar, collar/front bands, self-lined yoke, forward shoulder seams, and narrow hem." I made a variation on View A for my guy, with a curved hem and short sleeves. All of the views have separate front bands vs.... more...
7 comments
 
Pattern Review 8/18/14 10:05 PM
Simplicity - 2177 Misses' Dresses
Pattern Description: Misses dress with pleated skirt has triangle inset, V-neck, sleeveless or cap-sleeve options. I made View B, which has no sleeves. Pattern also includes boxy short-sleeved jacket with one button closure. Pattern Sizing: Misses regular. I cut a 12 for the bodice and I think a 16... more...
7 comments
 
Pattern Review 7/29/14 11:31 PM
New Look - 6774 Misses Dresses
Pattern Description: Misses "Design Your Look" dress, with bodice and skirt variations. (By my calculation, about 20 different possible styles.) I used pieces I, J and L with the wide straps, faux-wrap bodice and the shorter skirt. Pattern Sizing: Misses' Regular. I cut a 12 for the bodice and grad... more...
4 comments
 
Pattern Review 6/20/14 11:54 PM
Simplicity - 2246 Misses' & Miss Petite Sportswear
Pattern Description: Miss and Miss Petite shirtdresses. I made View A (the line drawing shows a button front, bust darts, elbow length sleeves, pockets and a straight hemline). [As an aside, the sticker price on this pattern is almost $18. I think for what you get, this is a very high price. I used... more...
9 comments
 

About Me

I spent my childhood wearing hand-sewn garments from my mom, and after college I taught myself from books and the internet, with some intro stuff from mom. :) I dove right in and made several garment... more

My Blog my Blog
 send me a PM

My Reviews

patterns: 8
s/m: 1 

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2016 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.