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Pattern Review 8/24/16 1:47 PM
Japanese Pattern Books - Simple Modern Sewing Simple Modern Sewing Crop Pant
I loved my last pair of cropped pants so much that I wore them out! This time I used an organic cotton that I found at JoAnns, believe it or not. I love the hand and drape of this fabric. It is super soft. I need to go back and see if they have any more. I think they only had like 3 colors. I ... more...
Pattern Review 8/18/16 1:02 PM
Merchant & Mills - Saltmarsh Skirt Saltmarsh Skirt
Pattern Description: This pattern is from the Merchant & Mills Workbook. It is a simple A-line drawstring waist skirt with pockets Pattern Sizing: The patterns use UK sizing, so being a westerner, I had to convert the measurements from metric to US standard. I cut a 16, but next time will use a ... more...
Pattern Review 8/17/16 8:42 PM
Simplicity - 1253 Misses' Top with Length Variations
Pattern Description: Set of misses tops with pleats at the neckband, a single button back and sleeve and hem variations Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, one thing about the big 4 is that the directions are usually complete without being overkill. What did you particularly like or dislik... more...
Pattern Review 7/27/16 7:19 PM
Indygo Junction - IJ758 The Metropolitan Handbag
I have reviewed this bag twice before, but it was YEARS ago! Time to make a new one! Of all the bags I have made, this is my favorite. This time I used faux leather for the handles and trim. I have more detailed information and tipson my blog, Encue Creations This pattern is out of print, but t... more...
Pattern Review 6/6/16 0:07 AM
Jalie - 3246 Maxi Dress and Shawl-Collar Shrug
Pattern Description: Maxi tank dress and shrug 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? Very. Now that I know to download the instructions off the website, that makes it much easier! But this is a ve... more...

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