|Pattern Review ||11/16/14 2:36 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make? I made a fitted blouse with necktie.
How many shirts did you use?1. I didn't realize you could use more than one shirt until after I was halfway done with this project. If I had known, I ... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/6/14 10:15 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 1 Colette 1016: Ginger |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria: Colette 1016: Ginger. It is an a-line skirt with a waistband. I added a lining.
Fabric Used-Material Content and Yardage: Cotton for the skirt and synthetic lining material for the lining.
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|Pattern Review ||10/27/14 11:12 AM|
|Ottobre Design Magazine - 02-2006-4 Sleeveless Blouse |
Pattern Description: Sleeveless blouse
Pattern Sizing:34-52. I cut a 44.
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, except for the neckline and neckline facing. There are pictures of how I finished... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/25/14 9:53 PM|
|McCall's - 6808 |
Pattern Description: Lined backpacks
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Aside from the modifications I made, yes.
Were the instructions easy to follow?For the most part, bu the lining section was a bit hazy.
What did ... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/20/14 7:52 PM|
|Reconstructing History - 608 1490's (Pre-Tudor) Kirtle |
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