|Pattern Review ||4/16/09 2:35 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 11351-1028 Jumpsuit |
Pattern: Selfdrafted. Took me 3 muslins but was worth it! BTW, it is not hard to do. All it is is a top and a pant pattern glued together. Well, it is not quite that simple but is not rocket science either!
Fabric: Lightweight bright blue denim.
Details: Inseam pockets; ...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/3/09 11:51 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 02-2008-121 Pleated Pants |
Generally, I do not like pants with pleated fronts and never thought I would make one! When the first pleated front pants started sneaking up on me from the web and the magazines, I ignored them with slight detest. That is, untill I saw the pair of pant by Helmut Lang (linked to above)....more...
|Pattern Review ||1/26/09 4:46 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 02-2004-120 Blouse |
This is what i was going for:
It is a McQ by Alexander McQueen Top. What I like about McQueen’s design is the casual sophistication and effortlessness that the top exudes.
Larger format photos:
Burda WOF 2004-02-120, s.38. The pattern is actually for a dress/...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/20/09 5:17 PM|
|McCall's - 3799 Misses Shirts |
Pattern: McCall’s 3799, s.10.
The front of the pattern is greatly altered.
I chose this pattern for its lady-like lines. I needed something stylish to counteract the, otherwise boyfriend-ish, fabric.
1. For Fit
Petite alterations on the bodice, as marked on the ...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/15/09 9:02 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 11351-1027 Slim Low-Rise Pants |
Me wearing the pants
I started off with a developed some time ago pant sloper, modified the leg according to the knee and ankle circumference I was going for, and added the pockets and the fly front. A muslin later I had my pattern.
Japanese Woven fabric – “Roam I...more...
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