|Pattern Review ||11/1/14 2:45 AM|
|Fashion Patterns By Coni - 1201 Designers Blouse Block - Slope |
At the recent ASG Convention in Sydney I had the priviledge of participating in Connie Crawford's workshop on pattern drafting. It was wonderful and as part of the course we were invited to bring in an inspiration garment to draft using the fitted blouse block CS 1201. Mine was an asymmetrical blous... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/22/14 9:51 PM|
|Lekala Patterns - 5638 T-Shirt |
A close fitting basic tee.
Custom, Lekala patterns are based on your own measurements.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
The muslin did.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
This ... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/16/14 9:50 PM|
|Lekala Patterns - 4094 |
Update: lace dress version 2
I'm enamoured with this pattern. Here is a photo of the second dress with lace sleeves as promised. The bodice is a lovely quality rayon/lycra knit jersey from Sawyer Brook (Olea 2013) and the sleeves a most gorgeous cotton/nylon stretch lace from Tessuti.
Front vie... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/24/14 7:42 PM|
|Tessuti - Anita Ponti Pants |
A slim pant pattern with elasticized waist that looks great in plain or printed ponti (also suitable for firm cotton and wool knits).
8 (all sizes 6, 8, 10,12, 14 & 16)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing wit... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/14/14 11:51 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8856 Misses Top |
Close-fitting, pullover top has seam detail and narrow hem.
This top was cut as a size 8. My usual size is a 10 but I decided to experiemnt and see if the smaller size required less fitting adjustments. Not sure why I chose a pattern described as "close fitting" fo... more...