|Pattern Review ||8/4/15 9:51 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8379 MISSES' DRESS |
Pattern Description: Wrap dress with soft pleats, side tie and sleeve variations. Dress A has short sleeves and no collar. Dress B has 3/4 cuffed sleeves and collar. I made view B.
Pattern Sizing:Multisized for misses BB (8-14), FF (16-22). My chest and hip measurements placed me at size 8. I made ... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/8/15 5:39 PM|
|Butterick - 5450 Misses'/Misses' Petite Top, Tunic and Dress |
I have made a total of 8 garments from this pattern already so I can safely say this is a TNT pattern for me. I decided to post a review of the 8th garment because I used an underlining technique that was new to me.
Pattern Description: Pattern for top, tunic and dress, close-fitting, partially lin... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/7/15 7:23 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1440 Misses' Jacket, Top and Pants |
Pattern Description: From Donna Karan Collection, this is a pattern for jacket, top and pants. The top I sewed is designed with a collar, yoke back, concealed button closure and curved hem.
Pattern Sizing:Multi-sized: A5 (6-14), E5 (14-22). Based on bust measurement, I was a size 8 but I chose a ... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/28/15 10:24 PM|
|Jalie - 3352 Dolman tops |
Pattern Description: Dolman tops with short or three-quarter sleeve. Easy to wear high-low hem.
Pattern Sizing:Multi-sized from girls 2 to women 22. I had to go down one size after making a muslin. Using my regular Jalie size, I found the neckline too low and wide. However going down one size resul... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/28/15 6:59 PM|
|McCall's - 7093 Misses' Tops and Tunic |
Pattern Description: Misses Tops and Tunics: Semi-fitted, pullover with front seam detail, hemline variations and narrow hem. View A has front side slits, B has side front pockets.
Pattern Sizing:A5 (6-14), E5 (14-22). From previous experience with the big 4, I chose size 6 even though the chart me... more...
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