|Store Review ||8/9/06 3:33 PM|
|Azar's Sewing Center |
8/9/06: Edited for a change of address as Azar's recently moved into a beautiful new shop in Davie.
Azar's is a Babylock dealer and also sells industrial sewing machines, parts and accessories. While the shop has a good selection of sewing, cone and embroidery threads at excellent prices, as well ...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/24/06 9:43 PM|
|Simplicity - 4237 Bubble Skirt |
Pattern Description: This is a pattern for culottes, pants and skirts with a wide waistband that sits just below the waist. Some views are for knits and others for wovens. I made View B - the bubble skirt for knits.
Pattern Sizing: 6-24
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope...more...
|Book Review ||6/3/06 11:42 AM|
|Blueprints of Fashion: 1950s |
Please note that the complete title of this book is Blueprints of Fashion: Home Sewing Patterns of the 1950s - the title was too long so I was forced to abbreviate.
I am so excited about this book - I can't believe there wasn't already a review for it! It is eye candy for every vintage pattern an...more...
|Website Review ||5/14/07 6:47 PM|
|Casual Elegance |
How is the web site look & feel / user friendliness? Is it easy to surf? The site is set up mainly for subscribers but I know Sharon is working on adding larger scans and more information to make it easier for non-subscribers to order.
Sharon works with Loes Hinse to select coordinated fabrics and...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/1/06 11:09 AM|
|Kwik Sew - Sewing For Babies Book T-shirt with shoulder openings |
Pattern Description: Baby tee with snap opening on each shoulder.
Pattern Sizing: I made 18 months - the largest size in this book.
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? I barely glanced at them...more...