|Pattern Review ||2/24/14 5:02 PM|
|Butterick - 4607 Misses Yokes Western Shirt |
Pattern Description: "Misses Yokes Western Shirt" A cowboy style shirt with optional back yoke embroidery.
Variations include breast pockets and bias front yoke.
This being my second attempt (the first was a long time ago), I knew this would be oversized so made an 8 though I'm a 12.
|Pattern Review ||2/6/14 6:48 PM|
|Burda - 7494 DRESS & JACKET |
Pattern Description: View A is a sleeveless dress with a faux Peter Pan collar, princess seams and four front/four back skirt pleats.
Pattern Sizing: US/UK 8-20 Euro 34-46
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I like to the think I captured s...more...
|Pattern Review ||11/29/13 5:33 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 286481-1017 Slashed Sleeve Blouse |
Pattern Description: A blouse with slashed bell sleeves gathered into a long cuff. The blouse bodice has a shorter lining and the two layers are gathered together below the waist in a kind of bubble hem. The sleeves are sheer apart from the cuffs which are interfaced.
This is a (I hope) wearable...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/27/13 4:20 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 286481-1016 Quick Vampire Cape |
I wanted to share some instructions I put together after sewing 6 of these for a musical at my son's school.
Capes are not rocket science: you could just tie a long piece of fabric round the back of the neck or use bin liners. If however if you are after a nice cape and don't have time to work o...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/16/13 2:37 AM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 286481-1015 Anna Hack |
By Hand London "Anna Pattern" gets the Marianna treatment... I used to bodice of the original and added a skirt which has darts continuing from the bodice pleats. The skirt is closer fitting than that of the Anna pattern and has a kick pleat at the back.
What did you partic...more...