|Pattern Review ||4/5/14 5:11 PM|
|Japanese Pattern Books - Dress A Girls Style Book |
This review is from the Japanese sewing book,Girls Style Book, by Yoshiko Tsukiori.
The thing with Japanese sewing books is that several patterns are overlapped on large pieces of paper and you must trace your particular pattern pieces. I was initially intimidated by this, but it was easily accomp...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/18/13 4:32 PM|
|Simplicity - 1549 Stuffed Animals |
This pattern includes an assortment of woodsy animals. I sewed the fox for my young nephew. The pattern was simple, but I still struggled getting the arms and legs lined up perfectly. I think that was due to my inexperience with making stuffed animals and not the pattern's shortcomings. Also, the to...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/13/13 5:08 PM|
|Simplicity - 1879 Misses' |
I made the top in a size 14.
Were the instructions easy to follow? The instructions were clear and easy to follow.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I like the neckline. This pattern could be altered to make a cute maternity top. Also, I am tall with a long torso, so I a...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/21/13 8:53 PM|
|Simplicity - 2156 Girls Jumper, Jacket, Leggings, Dress and Top |
Pattern Description: I sewed the girl's jumper. It's just two pattern pieces (minus the facings) sewn on the bias. I made a size 10.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? It looked spot on to the pattern envelope.
Were the instructions easy ...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/21/13 8:54 PM|
|McCall's - 5419 gir's tops, dress and shorts |
Pattern Description: I made dress C.
Pattern Sizing: 7-14. I made a size 8 but lengthened it since the pattern runs a bit shorter than I wanted.
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? yes
What did y...more...
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