|Pattern Review ||11/16/14 0:27 AM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make? I made a button-back, empire styled top for my daughter, Kate.
How many shirts did you use? I used two shirts, both purchased at the local Goodwill thrift shop. Note that the green shirt i... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/6/14 9:27 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 1 A-Line |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria: I used the skirt portion of the fitting shell that I made a few years ago to draft an A-line skirt. I rotated the side of the skirt out at the hem, using the intersection of the waist and side seams as the pivot point.
|Pattern Review ||7/31/12 2:32 PM|
|McCall's - 6084 Misses' Cardigans |
Pattern Description: Cascade-style jacket, sleeveless or with short, three-quarter, or long sleeves. This review is for the long-sleeved version.
Pattern Sizing: XS (4-6) to XXL (24-26)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, except for th... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/25/12 5:21 PM|
|McCall's - 6127 Women's Jacket, Tunics, Dress and Pants |
Pattern Description: An ensemble consisting of a cascade jacket, pants, sleeveless dress, and a sleeveless top that has the option of cap sleeves. This review is for the top, with the sleeves. It has a surplice upper portion with pleats instead of gathering under the bust.
Pattern Sizing: 18W to 3... more...
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