|Pattern Review ||2/10/11 11:46 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1220 misses dress and belt |
Loti basically covered everything in her stellar review (THANKS!) so, I don't really have much more to add.
Pattern Description: Donna Karan Collection: Loose fitting mid knee dress with shawl pleated collar, slant pockets, short sleeves, stitched faced hem, button right fly and tie belt.
|Pattern Review ||1/24/11 3:49 PM|
|McCall's - 6279 misses and women's dress and belt |
Pattern Description: Close fitting, double-breasted, sleeveless dress with princess seams, back yoke, collar, epaulets, back bely loops with button detail and fabric belt.
Pattern Sizing: 8-16. I made a size 12.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing ...more...
|Pattern Review ||11/8/09 8:49 PM|
|McCall's - 5939 |
Pattern Description: View B: Very loose fitting, lined, above mid-knee lengths coats A,B with large collar; coat A has pleated sleeves at lower edge, side seam pockets and double-breasted buttoned closing; coat B has patch pockets, below elbow length sleeves and button neckline closing; coats a,B h...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/28/09 10:58 PM|
|Butterick - 5178 |
Update: Thanks for all the wonderful comments! I was asked about the elastic gathers. You just sew the 5/8" seam then stitch 3/8" to form a casing.
Pattern Description: Empire dress with cut-in armholes, elastic casings in bodice front and back, armho...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/26/09 10:43 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1102 MISSES' DRESS |
Pattern Description: Below mid-knee dress has close-fitting, self-lined, sleeveless bodice with black tie ends to hold bodice in place, flared skirt, raised waistline and back zipper.
Pattern Sizing:AA (6-12) I made size 8 (Could have gotten away with a size 6!)
Did it look like the photo/drawing ...more...
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