|Pattern Review ||1/1/14 9:08 PM|
|Simplicity - 4760 |
Pattern Description: Mens'/boys' pants and shirt pattern. I made the men's pants
Pattern Sizing:S-XL; I used the men's large. It's really hard to fit him, but we figured the size L would be a good place to start because of the waist.
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|Sewing Machine Review ||12/30/13 10:39 PM|
|Pfaff - Ambition 1.0 |
I had a Brother Project Runway (something from Wal-Mart - not sure what model number) for a while. It was my first machine (not counting the cheap Singer that I returned a day after buying it) and I liked it a lot. It had its issues; I got used to having to hold the thread at the start of each sti...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/18/13 5:10 PM|
|Simplicity - 1777 Misses Dress |
Pattern Description: A retro 1940's dress with choice of v-neck or high choker neck and two sleeve lengths
Pattern Sizing: I think I made a straight 14. I could have done the 12 with the knit, but wanted to be sure it would fit without being overly risque.
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|Pattern Review ||8/13/13 11:57 AM|
|Burda - 9486 Parka or Jacket |
Pattern Description: Kids' Burda Style parka or blouson (motorcycle-style) jacket
Pattern Sizing: 6-13; I made the 9, widening out to the 10 at the shoulders and upper back. I also adjusted the sleeves to be a 10 towards the top where they meet the shoulders of the jacket. This was mainly beca...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/11/13 3:55 PM|
|Burda - 7517 Misses DRESS |
Pattern Description: Women's semi-fitted dress with waist (front) fisheye darts and neck (front and back) darts. Dress is knee-length and has an option to add ribbon ties around waist.
Pattern Sizing: 6-16. I sewed the 12.
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