|Pattern Review ||4/22/12 11:16 PM|
|McCall's - 6503 Misses' Dresses |
Pattern Description: Dress
Pattern Sizing: Available in Misses sizes 6-22. I made a 12 petite, with front band and collar for DD1, but bodice was quite loose and long. In retrospect, a size 8 with a FBA would have been a better fit.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope o...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/21/07 2:17 AM|
|McCall's - 4410 Pillow Essentials |
Pattern Description: Pillows
Were the instructions easy to follow? Many times I read the instructions before hand then decide how to sew the project. How wonderful to find some really nifty ideas tucked away inside the instruction sheets. Like how to tuft a pillow that has a zipper (the round o...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/2/07 2:21 AM|
|Simplicity - 5315 Bedroom Decor |
Pattern Description: Bedroom Decor
Edited to include canopy, pillow and TV stand.
Canopy: For me constructing a canopy was complicated so at first reading, the instructions were confusing on how the drape, top and hoop holder came together, but after finishing each step the next step made sens...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/23/07 1:40 AM|
|Butterick - 4551 Fast and Easy |
Pattern Description: Fast & Easy Jacket
Pattern Sizing: AA (6 - 12), I used size 12
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow? I read the instructions, once, but didn't use them after that.
What did you...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/7/07 3:43 PM|
|McCall's - 5178 |
Pattern Description: Dress - Mock wrap top with skirt cut on the bias.
Pattern Sizing: 14
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, if you kind of squint your eyes and use your imagination.
Were the instructions easy to follow? The ste...more...
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