|Pattern Review ||12/12/02 4:01 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2678 Suit |
I made the contour waist pants that are part of this suit
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
Very straight forward
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|Pattern Review ||11/25/02 1:39 AM|
|Textile Studio - 1003 Soho Pant |
I made these pants out of a mid-weight brushed cotton that was in my stash. I would consider the fabric to be casual, suitable for winterwear - similar to a denim, but softer. I had previously made this pattern from summerweight (silk 4-ply, tencel) fabrics and liked the finished product, but was un...more...
|Pattern Review ||11/11/02 1:24 AM|
|Neue Mode - 22894 one seam pants |
This is an easy basic, straight forward pattern that I have made once before. As before, I made it from a cotton/lycra blend and finished it with a facing as opposed to a waist band. As my waist is small relative to my hips (or, my hips too large for my waist, although this doesn't sound as good!!...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/27/02 10:40 PM|
|New Look - 6782OOP Vest |
This pattern is out of print. I made the long vest with side slits and darts in the front and back. The vest buttons down the front for a tailored look. I made it out of a tweed that evokes the feel of the country. This pattern could easily be made to look very dressy or more artsy depending on fabr...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/19/02 1:47 AM|
|Burda - 8735 top |
This pattern is a simple top that is very stylish, and unique. I made mine (view A) with a slight modification - I narrowed the bell sleeves so as to fit under a cardigan I made for the endless combinations contest that is currently underway. I have ever intention of remaking this pattern in the sle...more...