|Pattern Review ||8/23/08 1:10 PM|
|McCall's - 5591 Women's skirt Women's Skirts |
Pattern Description: Misses pleated skirt with contour waistband and back zipper, 3 views. I made view A. This is my July entry for the One Garment a Month Sew Along
OGAM Sew Along
Pattern Sizing: Misses 6-22
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|Pattern Review ||3/23/08 1:00 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 09-2007-106 Short Jacket |
Pattern Description: Short swing jacket with raglan sleeves and rounded collar
Pattern Sizing: Regular Burda European sizing. I made a 46.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, except for the slight design changes I made.
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|Pattern Review ||8/22/07 8:37 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2911 Misses Blouse and Skirt |
Pattern Description: Peplum blouse and bias elastic-waist skirt. I made the skirt. The bias skirt is the same one as the discontinued Today's Fit, Vogue 7471.
Pattern Sizing: Today's Fit A-J. I made a size E.
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|Pattern Review ||8/22/07 7:51 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2945 Square Neck Top |
Pattern Description: Close-fitting pullover top has squared, draped neckline, front lining, and 3/4 sleeves. This is one of the Sandra Betzina Today's Fit patterns.
Pattern Sizing: Today's Fit A - J. I made a size E.
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|Pattern Review ||2/19/07 9:36 PM|
|Simplicity - 4709 Girl's Dresses |
I made this baby dress and pinafore combo for the infant daughter of a good friend. The fabrics were coordinating cottons from Joann's quilting department. The finished garments looked like the pattern, and they were both easy and enjoyable to sew. I don't sew children's clothes often, but enjoy ... more...
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