|Pattern Review ||7/21/14 12:57 PM|
|Simplicity - 1419 Misses' Dress and Jacket |
Pattern Description: Misses fitted dress with a line pleated skirt, WITH POCKETS.
Pattern Sizing: Evens, 6-24.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? The photo shows the sleeveless version with the Peter Pan color. I made the keyhole neck a... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/10/14 11:40 PM|
|Simplicity - 2278 misses and baby's shoes |
Pattern Description: Baby booties, and misses slippers.
It seems I'm late to the party.
Pattern Sizing:sm, med, lg and based on foot measurements
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? Read through t... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/31/14 8:34 PM|
|Simplicity - 1653 Misses and Plus Dress |
Pattern Description: Raglan sleeved mock wrap dress with sleeve variations.
Pattern Sizing: Misses evens. Bust cup adjustable and slim/ average/ curvy fit.
I have never thought Simplicity does a good job of defining this:
check the ratio of waist to hip.
Did it look like the photo/drawing o... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/25/14 12:47 PM|
|Lazy Girl Designs - 127 Margo Handbag |
Note: Having now made about 6 of these, this review adds more suggestions for construction techniques and commentary. I can't say enough about the bag it makes. I never know if its worthy of another review, or an appendix to an original.
Pattern Description: Bags, with or without zipper.
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