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Lisette

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Maryland
Member since, 11/2/02
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Pattern Review 8/23/12 12:47 PM
Burda - 7364 COORDINATES
Pattern Description: The pattern includes a woven tunic, a dress which combines knit for the bodice and woven for the skirt and a cardigan/jacket. Pattern Sizing: Burda sizing, I used the 38, 40 and 42 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes...more...
4 comments
 
Pattern Review 6/29/12 3:33 PM
Simplicity - 2443 Misses' Dresses
Pattern Description: From the pattern envelope "Misses' dress sewing pattern with knit bodice and jacket or vest by Cynthia Rowley." Pattern Sizing: I used the 8 at the shoulder, 12 at bust and then added to the 12 size to accommodate my waist and hips. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the ...more...
11 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/13/12 5:04 PM
McCall's - 9230 A-line sheath dress
Pattern Description: From the envelope: "Sleeveless, front yoked dress has center back zipper and may be underlined". I'm adding that it is an A-line dress. Pattern Sizing: Single size, 14 which in 1968 is a bust 36. I had to narrow the upper bodice following the instructions on McCalls Step-by-st...more...
5 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/2/12 5:13 PM
McCall's - M4826 Dress
Pattern Description: A halter dress with midriff and full skirt Pattern Sizing: I used a 6 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes it did Were the instructions easy to follow? They were fine. What did you particularly like or dislike abo...more...
4 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/1/12 9:00 AM
BurdaStyle Magazine - 09-2011-108 tee with kimono sleeves
Pattern Description: Top with kimono style sleeves Pattern Sizing: I used a 38 at the shoulders/bust and transitioned to a 40. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Kind of except that mine is a dress. Were the instructions easy to follow? Ver...more...
7 comments
 
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