Sewing Patterns, Pattern Review, Sewing Classes, Sewing Machines and Sewing Machine Reviews!  
Platinum Sponsor Stylish Fabric
Over 20,000 of high quality reorderable fabric

82 members online
Sewing Review and Pattern Reviews Sewing Knowledge Base Sewing Patterns Sewing Classes & Sewing Lessons Sewing Machine & Embroidery Machinery Sewing Message Boards Sewing merchants Blog Help/FAQ About Pattern Review
KathleenS

KathleenS Proud to be a Friend of PR   starstar
International AUSTRALIA
Member since, 11/18/02
Intermediate

Recent Pattern Reviews

Review Review Review Review >>

Pattern Review 3/6/14 5:01 AM
One Girl Circus - Goodship Dress Goodship Dress
Pattern Description: Sailor-ish dress. Sailor collar and inverted front pleat closed either with a bow or a button tab. Pattern Sizing: Available in sizes 2 to 13/14. I made a 6 for a 5 1/2 year old. I don't know yet how well it fits. Fabric Used: I was inspired by an earlier review of ...more...
5 comments
 
Pattern Review 1/29/14 4:52 AM
Vogue Patterns - 8831 Misses' Top And Tunic
I made the blue top in the picture and this review is mainly about that, but I thought you might like to see the top on someone else too. Note that neither top is hemmed in the photo of the two of us. Not very happy with the photos of the top on me (rayon lycra does show every lump and bump) but th...more...
3 comments
 
Pattern Review 11/26/13 5:42 AM
Simplicity - 2172 misses costume
Lots of photos here There are two possible ratings for this pattern, Highly Recommended or Difficult but Great for Advanced Sewers. I chose the latter, but it's not difficult so much as time-consuming. There's a lot to do, and I wouldn't recommend it to beginners for that reason - too many new sk...more...
13 comments
 
Pattern Review 7/24/13 8:03 AM
Vogue Patterns - 8594 MISSES' DRESS
Pattern Description: Sheath dress with seam details. Cap sleeve. Neckline options, length options. I made the shorter dress with the lower scoop neckline. Back Side On hanger Pattern Sizing: As the other reviewers have said, this dress is over-sized in the shoulders and bust area. It'...more...
11 comments
 
Pattern Review 3/31/13 3:08 AM
Simplicity - 2339 Misses' & Miss Petite Shirts
Back Right side Left side Pattern Description: Classic fitted shirt (yoke, front and back darts, cuffs, collar with collar stand) with options: 3/4 sleeve with tabs, front ruffle, band collar. I have difficulty buying shirts to fit (need more back width) so it's definitely worthwhile to sew t...more...
24 comments
 
Conversations I am participating in
About Me
I like sewing but I loathe cutting out. I just about give up sewing every time I have to cut out something with large pieces or a lot of pieces (and if it has a lot of large pieces!). I live in Melb...more

send me a PM

My Reviews
patterns: 68
books: 1 
s/m: 1 
stores: 1 
web sites: 1 
tips: 2 

Patterns I'd like to sew
Butterick : 5674
Simplicity : 2283
BurdaStyle Magazine : 01-2008-106


Copyright © 2014 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.
Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Contact Us