|Pattern Review ||5/26/16 9:32 PM|
|No Pattern Used - 0000 The Party Dress Book |
As a result of reading BEANCHOR's review on the beautiful dress she made, I ran out and picked up the book from the library, "The Party Dress Book" by Mary Adams.
I recommend the book for some lovely ideas.
My dress has an entirely different flavor from the book and from BEANCHOR's beautiful dress... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/14/15 9:12 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 9114 Misses' Skirt and Pants |
Skirt and straight-legged pants have elasticized waistband. A: Cut on crosswise grain, concealed ties form drape, shaped hemline and narrow hem. B: Side pockets, lower side panels, and inset with drawstring.
Y: XSM, SM, MED
ZZ: LG, XLG, XXL
I made the Medium... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/14/15 10:43 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 9132 Misses' Skirt |
MISSES' SKIRT: Lined skirt (semi-fitted through hips) has seam detail and back zipper.
I made an 18 for each skirt.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, absolut... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/31/15 3:36 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8657 Misses' Top, Belt and Pants |
I had to make this up after seeing chesneykat's review. Her blog read as though *I* wrote it, so I was compelled to give her method a try.
I decided to put an invisible zipper in it because I didn't think I could slip this over my shoulders.
I did do the self lining because my fabric is very th... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/8/15 6:42 PM|
|Revisions - 111 Dragonfly |
Note: Photo of it worn ... sort of. I don't know why this second attempt was far more challenging than the first, but I still highly recommend this pattern. The pattern and fabrics I've used so far have been very forgiving. Mistakes? Nah! I meant to do it that way! ... As with the first, I am ... more...
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