|Pattern Review ||10/8/15 9:26 PM|
|Butterick - 5952 Misses' Jacket, Belt and Dress |
Dress and Jacket Pattern
I made a size 12 in the neck, shoulders, and arms and a 14 everywhere else.
Just a quick note - I wear a D cup and I tried a small FBA on this. After the FBA the bodice was way too baggy. When I made a new bodice without an FBA, it fit... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/21/15 10:41 PM|
|New Look - 6262 Misses' Dress with Neckline Variations |
**There were errors in earlier printings of this pattern. I read in other reviews that this pattern errors, and I wasn't sure if my copy had the errors or not. Just to be safe, I wrote to Simplicity and they sent me a corrected copy.
I think the latest versions are corrected. I compared what Simpl... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/19/15 10:40 PM|
|Simplicity - 1810 Misses' & Plus Size Sportswear |
I made a medium; it was a little big to me. If it helps, I usually sew a straight 14.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
What di... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/28/15 10:46 PM|
|Simplicity - 1880 Misses' Dresses |
Shirt dress or surplice bodice dress with a vintage vibe
I usually make a straight Size 14, but because other reviewers said the waist for this pattern runs small, I cut a 16 toward the bottom of the bodice and a 16 for the skirt. I am glad I did. It DOES run s... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/1/15 9:00 PM|
|McCall's - 7000 Winter Princess Costumes |
I made a Size 7
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 like or dislike about the pattern? I have no complaints about the pattern.
Fabric Used: I used... more...
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