|Pattern Review ||9/21/05 4:24 PM|
|Textile Studio - 1203 Tank Top and Shell |
I made 3 of these in August for the contest, so I have to write a review of this pattern that has so many.
First let me say, I am 0 for 5 for independent pattern companies. I love the idea of them, but they always have a fatal flaw. So I was pretty determined not to let this one fail.
I made the s... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/05 2:15 PM|
|New Look - 6068 Misses Knit Tops |
Pattern Description: Knit tops. I made view A.
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 like the fact that it has a... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/05 1:43 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3131 Misses Dress & Jacket |
Pattern Description: Unlined, sleeveless dress. Fitted, lined jacket has long sleeves, darts, ties for closure and V-neckline with curved front edges. I made the jacket.
Pattern Sizing:XS-S-M-L-XL. I made size small.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done ... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/05 1:01 PM|
|Simplicity - 4885 |
This pattern has a jacket, skirt, top and pants. I made the skirt, which has front and back darts, side zipper, no center back seam and flounce.
Pattern Sizing:Misses/Petite. I made a 12, no adjustments to size.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once ... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/05 11:31 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8025 Shrug |
I don't think it'd really be fair to rate this pattern because it was meant for a knit and I made it out of a stretch woven. I used a poly/rayon/lycra from Vogue fabric. I was making a dress and I didn't want to waste any fabric so I searched around for a pattern for a shrug that only took a yard ... more...
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