|Pattern Review ||5/11/09 6:36 PM|
|Jalie - 2909 Women's Classic Trousers |
Pattern Description: Classic close fitting trouser (no pockets)
Pattern Sizing: This pattern is for stretch fabric. The sizing was bang on for me. Since I am a bit square from the lower waist to the hip, I cut out one size larger and adjusted the waist and lower hip. Pants need adjusting and I did...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/7/09 1:28 PM|
|Jalie - 2787 Womens Criss Cross Tops |
This pattern has been reviewed many times with rave reviews. I really enjoy looking at the different fabric choices thoughout the site.
Here is a picture of the top with an original print. I think it looks kind of neat. Matched the bottom sleeve print with the lower edge of the top. I have received...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/5/09 3:36 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3569 Jackets |
Fabric: Weather Halt from Sundrop Textiles - online shopping
Waterproof, windproof, breathable. Lycra knit on one side and polar fleece finish on the inside. $35 a metre.
Pattern: The pattern was an easy sew; however, Kwik Sew tripped all over itself trying to explain how to put in the pocket. So m...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/5/09 4:12 PM|
|New Look - 6729 Knit Wardrobe |
Pattern Description: Criss cross top for 2 way stretch fabric.
Pattern Sizing: I cut out a size 14 and did a LBA. Perfect fit.
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? Yes
What did you particularly lik...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/5/09 11:28 AM|
|Storm Mountain Designs - 106 Canadian Living Coat |
This pattern is my base pattern for most of my "utility" coats. It is very easy to adjust or modifiy.
You will note that 2 coats are showcased in the slide show.
Olive Green Coat
Fabric: Lightweight Gortex, rip stop lining
Use: Raincoat for spring and fall
Cut: Long, roomy (I can have a polar f...more...
I have been sewing for 25 years. My focus for the last 25 years has been outerwear, parkas, trekking coats and general outerwear. I also sewed for my daughters and somewhat for myself. However, with e...more
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