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Helen near Sydney

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New South Wales Australia
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Pattern Review 5/17/15 3:56 AM
Vogue Patterns - 8691 Misses' Top
I have made this pattern many times before, both for myself and for my daughter, Claudie, always with success. Now, I have adapted it to this basic swing top by eliminating the hem flounces, eliminating the CF seam and rounding the hem off. I plan to make it as a wardrobe basic to wear with jeans on... more...
6 comments
 
Pattern Review 5/5/15 3:09 AM
Cutting Line Designs - 11306
I haven't tried a Cutting Line Design pattern before so I was interested to see how it would pan out. The main thing that attracted me to this pattern was the asymmetrical closure and the fact that the jacket has 'swing' - very important if you are an apple! I made View A. Front view of the jacket ... more...
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Pattern Review 4/12/15 2:38 AM
Vogue Patterns - 8691 Misses' Top
Front view of the top Pattern Description: A winter swing top with hemline embellishments. I pared down the details on this lovely top (which I have made several times before, always with success) to get a basic swing top. Pattern Sizing: I made the size 20 with no FBA and the top fits my 46" bu... more...
8 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/9/15 0:06 AM
Sew Liberated - 112 Mariposa Tee
Pattern Description: This is basically a tee shirt with neckline and shoulder-line appliques. The sleeves are in two parts. I was attracted to this pattern for it's artsy look. Pattern Sizing: Sizes 0 - 20. From the pattern envelope, the sizing seems similar to the major 4 pattern companies. I ma... more...
 
 
Pattern Review 3/12/15 1:27 AM
Simplicity - 3790 Misses Knit Tops
I've made this top several times now and it always turns out okay, not a show-stopper but certainly good enough to wear to work. At least it's a quick n' easy make. (Boy that sounds like faint praise!) View of the top Pattern Description: Essentially a t-shirt, this top has a round neck with neck... more...
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