|Pattern Review ||8/23/14 8:25 AM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 354404-1002 Self Drafted |
This is actually not a pattern review but a re-fashion project.
I made the pictured dress using by updating a $5 dress from the thrift store.
The original dress was a bit too dated for my taste and the elasticized waistline would not work for my baby bump. So, I made the following changes to make... more...
|Pattern Review ||8/20/14 7:22 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1314 Misses' Dress |
Pullover, close-fitting, lined dress has draped sides and narrow hem.
A5(6-8-10-12-14),E5(14-16-18-20-22). I used a size 6.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Absolutely.
Were the instructions easy to... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/22/14 12:23 PM|
|New Look - 6049 |
Pattern Description: Shift Dress
Pattern Sizing: 8 - 18.
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? Yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I liked that the instructions wer... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/17/14 1:21 AM|
|Butterick - B5357 |
Pattern Description: Loose Fitting Pullover top with elastic casing at upper edge.
Pattern Sizing: XS - XL. I used XS
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes. However, I felt my sleeves were a bit shorter than what was expected. It could ... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/31/14 11:33 PM|
|Simplicity - 7748 top and trousers |
What year is your pattern from? 1976
Why did you choose this pattern? I chose this pattern because I have never owned a jumpsuit and I thought it would be nice to have one.
What made this pattern different/more difficult/easier or more interesting than a modern pattern? In my opinion, this pattern... more...