|Pattern Review ||8/26/12 9:42 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8654 Misses' Jacket |
Pattern Description: Loose-fitting jackets A, B have funnel neckline, asymmetrical front button closure, long sleeves and stitched hems. B: silk-screened embellishments. Package includes Marcy Tilton's instructions for silk-screening.
Pattern Sizing: the usual Big 4. This has a lot of ease so I wen...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/26/12 9:22 PM|
|McCall's - 6604 |
Pattern Description: from the envelope: "Fitted pullover tops. Bias neck binding and front pleats."
Pattern Sizing: usual McCall's sizing
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes, but I used a contrast neck band
Were the instructions easy ...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/26/12 9:04 PM|
|StyleArc - Jade Dress Jade Dress |
Pattern Description: Caftan-style dress
Pattern Sizing: Sizing and cut of the pattern is great
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? I believe so.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Sort of - one of the steps, I believe the one for attac...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/7/12 5:23 PM|
|Folkwear - 265 Afternoon Tea Dress |
Pattern Description: Reproduction of dress from 1912-13
Pattern Sizing: I think I did size medium
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, because I made it into a sweater cardigan instead of making it out of lace as suggested.
Were the in...more...
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