|Pattern Review ||6/23/14 7:05 AM|
|Simplicity - 1717 Misses Skirt |
Misses' skirt in three lengths with individual pattern pieces given for slim, average and curvy fit.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yeah, i guess it did!
Were the instructions easy to follow?
yes. It's a very sim... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/23/14 3:30 AM|
|McCall's - 6433 |
MISSES' DRESS IN 3 LENGTHS: Fitted, lined bodice, front and back darts, stitched shoulder pleats, back zipper and self lined cap sleeve. A,B: A-line skirt, stitched pleats, C: Straight skirt, back slit. Optional purchased belt.
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|Pattern Review ||1/5/14 9:48 PM|
|Simplicity - 2154 Misses/Petite Blouse, Skirt, Jacket and Cardigan |
1960's reproduction pattern including pencil skirt, sleeveless shirt with collar and bow, jacket and knit cardican. This review focuses on the blouse - I haven't made the other items yet!
I made a size 8 at the neck/bust and tapered this out to a larger size a... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/4/14 1:22 AM|
|Butterick - 5708 |
Misses' Dress: AB have close-fitting, bias, self-lined bodice and midriff, skirt front and back cut-in-one, invisible side zipper and baby narrow hem. Bodice extends into tie ends (shown tied multiple ways). Purchased Petticoat.
I made a size 8 bust and then g... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/2/14 9:14 PM|
|Simplicity - 1609 Misses Dress |
Pattern Description: A 1960's reproduction shift dress with collar options. Pattern cover states "Simple to sew using 2 main pattern pieces"
Pattern Sizing: Size 8 bust, tapering out at waist and even more at hips. It's quite narrow across my shoulders though, so next time I might do a 10 bust, jus... more...
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