|Pattern Review ||11/30/13 3:27 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 12-2013-119 Waterfall Dress |
Pattern Description: From the magazine: "This dress shines with its large waterfall neckline, wide batwing sleeves, and ankle length skirt."
Pattern Sizing: 36 - 44. I cut a 42 bodice and a 44 skirt grading out to 46 at the hip.
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|Pattern Review ||7/2/13 7:55 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 06-2012-114b Soft Pleat Shift Dress |
Pattern Description: This is what Burda had to say about this dress: "The simple, straight dress has practical inseam pockets and refined tucks in the shoulder seams. The deep V-neckline adds an alluring touch."
Pattern Sizing: 34-44
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|Pattern Review ||6/24/13 9:42 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2013-109 Shift Dress |
Pattern Description: This is a simple shift dress, with a high, round neckline, cut in shoulders, bust darts, and minimal waist shaping.
Pattern Sizing: Offered in sizes 34-42. I cut a 42 at the shoulder and graded out to a 44 at the bust and a 46 at the hip.
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|Pattern Review ||6/2/13 7:21 PM|
|My Image Magazine - M1303 Origami Skirt |
Pattern Description: This is a skirt with unique, origami-like folded pockets, front pleats, back darts, contoured waistband, and back vent.
Pattern Sizing: Offered in sizes 36 through 46. I cut a 46 and had to take it in approximately 2.5" at the waist, and 1" below the hip.
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|Pattern Review ||2/24/13 5:48 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8742 Misses' Dress |
Pattern Description: Misses knit dress with shoulder princess seams and gathered side panels.
Pattern Sizing: 8 - 22. I cut a 14 at the shoulder, a 16 from bust to hip, and an 18 from hip to hem. I ended up taking the dress in about 1/2 a size from hip to hem.
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