|Pattern Review ||8/28/09 0:25 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 06-2009-107 Boat Neck Pleated Dress |
Pattern Description: Burda sez: "You can stop looking for that special style - this dress with its trendy, full shape, wide tie-belt, inverted box pleats and bateau neckline is it!" I say: A full dress that falls from a statement neckline with in-seam pockets, 3/4 sleeves, and self-belt. No fasten...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/26/09 7:38 PM|
|Simplicity - 4074 Knit dress/top and skirt |
Pattern Description: A much-reviewed perennial favorite (33 reviews!), usually seen as mock-wrap top or skirt. I've done the less-popular View D in a woven.
Pattern Sizing:6-14. I cut a fairly straight 14 --- more about that later.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/28/09 5:09 PM|
|Ottobre Design Magazine - 03-2008-19 |
"Little Flower Girl" dress, also called "Taffeta Princess."
92 - 140 cm
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
Yes. It isn't a difficult dress to put together ...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/30/09 8:12 PM|
|Simplicity - 4091 |
Pattern Description: Oh, you know Simplicity: "Misses skirt in two lengths."
Pattern Sizing:6-14 and 12-20. I cut a 12, grading to 14 at waist
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? Yes - no problem...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/24/09 11:48 PM|
|Ottobre Woman Magazine - 02-2008-#20 Drawstring Skirt |
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I think so; I used similar colors but opposite values (light underneath, darker on top).
Were the instructions easy to follow? Absolutely -- I really like Ottobre instructions. I like th...more...
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