|Pattern Review ||7/24/15 0:58 AM|
|Paprika Patterns - Jasper Jasper Sweater Dress |
Update 24 July :: once more in fleece
Having never sewn with sweatshirt fleece previously I didn't realise how little stretch it has, hence the positive ease in the Jasper pattern. Fits beautifully and is oh so warm. I debated whether to include tucks in the back collar this time around, as the fle... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/28/15 3:39 AM|
|Jalie - 2919 Pleated Cardigan and Vest |
A popular cardi pattern with 39 reviews to date... so must be good! The cardi has a soft draped silhouette created by a series of shoulder tucks that release at the waist and a scarf style collar with tapered ends.
Size: Jalie's sizes are alphabetical and this is an "S"
|Pattern Review ||5/7/15 11:52 PM|
|McCall's - 6844 Misses'/Miss Petite Cardigans |
So, here is yet another version of this popular cardigan/jacket (although its my first).
M6844 hardly needs a review, there are 114 already! However, most seem to be of views C or D with the amazingly lovely flounce. This was what attracted me to the pattern, but I've since learnt its not a style ... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/4/15 9:52 PM|
|StyleArc - Emily Knit Top Emily Knit Top |
A tee with a twist. The cleverly designed right shoulder pleat creates a lovely assymetric fold at the neckline… combined with front and back shoulder yokes this makes it a stylish and pretty top.
StyleArc seem to have insider knowledge of fashion trends, so perhaps its not ... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/8/15 10:27 PM|
|Simplicity - 1366 Misses' Skirt and Top Cynthia Rowley Collection |
A simple loose fitting short sleeve top with drop shoulders by designer Cynthia Rowley.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, for the most part.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the patte... more...