|Pattern Review ||12/5/11 8:59 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 08-2011-109 short sleeve blouse |
Short-sleeved, loose fitting blouse with bias cut ruffle detail. Ruffle and yoke are sewn with the shiny side of the fabric (crepe satin) on the outside while the body and sleeves are sewn with the matte side out.
Burda mag sizes: 36 to 44. I traced between 36 ...more...
|Pattern Review ||11/4/11 10:36 AM|
|Simplicity - 2449 Misses' Skirts |
Panelled, pull-on skirts with wide elastic waist.
There are several variations in the envelope. I made View D for my Mum because she needed something basic that she could wear with everything.
View A - 10 panels, longer length with option for tie hem (on model in the lower pho...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/24/11 12:08 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3199 Misses' Blouses |
Panelled-waist, button-front blouse with options for long cuffed sleeves or short puff-sleeves and shirt or stand collar.
I made View C in the pattern with puff-sleeves and used the collar band from the shirt collar to substitute for a stand collar. A separate stand collar pat...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/12/11 10:39 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2011-140 Pleated-front Skirt |
Pleated-front skirt with side pockets and front zip closure.
Available in sizes 44 to 52. I graded down to a 40 in my version but a 38 would have been a better option as I seem to have lost some weight between the tracing and the wearing and so the skirt's a li...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/21/11 10:33 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2011-131 Flared Trousers |
Trousers with slight flare to the legs, a shaped waist band, hip yoke pockets and a fly-front. The waistband overlaps to close with a hook and eye at front. A button keeps the underlap of the waistband in place on the inside.
The pattern comes in petite sizes (...more...