|Pattern Review ||4/10/15 2:19 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2873 Michael Kors suit |
Pattern Description: Lined, double-breasted, semi-fitted jacket, above hip, upper and lower flaps, notched collar, tow-piece sleeves with wide cuffs, detachable back buttoned belt, topstittched trim. Tapered, floor length pants, contour waistband, carriers, fly zipper front with button closure
|Pattern Review ||4/10/15 1:58 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8465 |
Pattern Description: OOP Loose fitting, unlined, below waist jacket has extended shoulders, shoulder pads, faux welts and long sleeves.
Pattern Sizing:6,8,10 I made size 10
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, however, due to the natu... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/18/15 6:14 PM|
|Other - Built By Wendy Coats Basic Jacket |
This pattern comes from the Basic Jacket pieces. I wanted a swing coat like my grandmothers and I had a picture in my mind.
I have been sewing for 40 years now and needed a different kind of challenge. I have done minor alterations to patterns to get the "perfect" fit for my body or mild changes to... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/13/15 8:27 PM|
|Simplicity - 1314 Misses' Dress & Sportswear |
Pattern Description: Knit dress with zipper back. Three sleeve options. May color block.
Pattern Sizing:Standard multi sizes. I used size 10 because the finished measurements gave just enough easy to fit properly. Because I Used knit material I did not have to have a large amount of ease.
Did ... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/13/15 8:02 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1218 misses dress |
Pattern Description: Knit sleeveless dress with unusual neck detailing
Pattern Sizing:Standard multi sizes
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes but in black
Were the instructions easy to follow?Yes, they were. It took a bit of time to g... more...
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