|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...
|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...