|Pattern Review ||3/31/14 2:26 PM|
|BurdaStyle Downloadable - 6009 JJ Blouse |
Pattern Description: From BurdaStyle - This adorable blouse is the winning entry of our first pattern competition, designed by JJ. It was chosen for its simple yet sophisticated design as well as the patterns adaptability to home sewing. The simple ruffles and delicate puffed sleeves make the top p... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/14/14 5:07 PM|
|Deer&Doe - Plantain T-shirt Plantain T-shirt |
I made this for the "New to Me" contest, so it is much longer/detailed than I probably would have written otherwise! Here are the suggested comments first -
1. Why did you choose this Pattern Company? I have heard good things, but had never tried one of their patterns. Just a few days before the co... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/18/13 8:13 PM|
|McCall's - 6354 Misses Top, Tunic, and Dress |
I apologize about the bad cell phone picture - it's all that will talk to my computer right now (having camera issues). Hopefully in the next day or so I will be able to take/upload a shot of me wearing it!
Update (Pictures) -
Trying my first "pose lie the envelope" (not a great success, lol) pose
|Pattern Review ||2/28/13 1:29 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 7513-1000 Floor Pouf |
This is for the Pinterest Home Dec Contest. I am making these for my sister. She has 4 kids (ages 6 to 15), and there is always a shortage of places to sit when I and all the grandparents are invited over.
I was inspired by 2 blog tutorials:
Mandy Made Giant Floor Pillows
Retropolitan Fabulous Flo... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/30/13 11:45 AM|
|Colette Patterns - 0003 Sorbetto |
This is a review for the One Pattern Many Looks contest (2013). I actually started fresh w/ a new printout of the Sorbetto. I also used the simple (kimono) sleeve band tutorial from Gertie's Blog for Better Sewing for the first 2 on this round.
I shortened the darts by 1" (as most reviews suggest),... more...