|Pattern Review ||2/22/10 11:35 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1025 MISSES' DRESS |
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted dress with front pleats, v-neck and cap sleeves.
I used a pattern sized at 8-10-12. See modifications on updating this.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Kind of--I used a dark red tone on t...more...
|Sewing Machine Review ||5/14/08 6:13 PM|
|Baby Lock - Elegante2 |
I got this machine with the newest upgrades (Embroidery package and Border Hoop) after trading in my Ellure BLR. The price I got will be a little different because of my trade-ins (I had a lot of pieces), but MSRP for this machine is currently $5999 (I did not pay this).
I don't have enough space t...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/18/07 1:08 PM|
|McCall's - 5420 Stuff by Hillary Duff Hoodie |
Pattern Description: (from pattern envelope): Unlined jacket has side front and side back seams, gathered short sleeves with k-hole opening and cuff, front zipper, hood with contrast lining, contrast flower applique, back flounces and ruffles; pullover top has contrast front and hem bands, collar wi...more...
|Sewing Machine Review ||5/14/08 5:57 PM|
|Baby Lock - BLE8 Evolve Wave |
I will probably add more later...but I thought I'd start the list, particularly since several reviews have commented on how noisy this machine is. I don't know if it is just me, but mine does not seem as noisy (even at high speeds) as my former serger. It is more like a purr than a roar for me. I us...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/12/07 10:44 AM|
|McCall's - 5033 Childrens dress in 2 lengths |
Pattern Description: CHILDREN’S AND GIRLS’ DRESSES IN TWO LENGTHS: Lined dresses have flared skirt, back zipper, netting ruffle and purchased trims; dresses A, B, C are mid-calf length; dresses D, E, F are 1" above mid-knee length; dress A has gathered contrast fabric ties.
Basically, this is a...more...
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