|Pattern Review ||2/9/03 9:48 PM|
|Petite Plus Patterns - 601 Flat Front Pant |
Pattern Description: This is a flat front pant pattern from a line of patterns designed for short women with full figures.
Pattern Sizing:Petite Plus patterns are sized with larger waist measurements, a shorter crotch depth, shorter legs, curves which happen
faster than on regular patterns, as in ...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/7/03 5:41 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1509 Calvin Klein |
Somewhere, I read that this was a great shirt pattern so I picked it up when Vogue were on sale at the local fabric store.
Okay, many months later, I have dug it out and decided to make it up as a maternity shirt for my daughter who ie
expecting twins. Maternity clothes no longer look like materni...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/10/03 10:03 PM|
|Textile Studio - 1105 Brussels Skirt |
I have heard a lot about this pattern and about Loes Hinse' patterns in general. Since I was told this was a
pattern that I could make in about an hour, I was eager to try it.
After reading the recommended fabrics, I picked a black and white houndstooth acrylic blend from my stash to try
|Pattern Review ||9/29/02 9:38 PM|
|Butterick - 3595 Jean Style Jacket |
Once again, I find myself making a jacket. I really have to admit that jackets are my favourite garment to sew.
They give a lot of satisfaction when done and there is a lot less fitting with a jacket. Many people are
intimidated by undertaking an outerwear jacket, but they are really simpler than...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/26/02 11:03 PM|
|Jalie - 924 |
This pattern has a polo shirt for women and also leggings. I made the shirt from a 100% cotton knit, in black and white stripes.
I made the collar and placket from a contrast fabric, black cotton lycra jersey.
This shirt is done a little differently than most polo shirts.
Instead of the placket ...more...
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