Ellen McCarn - Ultimate Bishop Dress Ultimate Bishop Dress Pattern Description: Bishop Dress Pattern availablt in 6m-4T and 5-12. I used the size 3.
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?Yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?This patt...more...
Jalie - 2111 Men and Boys Dress Shirts Pattern Description: basic dress shirt for men & boys
Pattern Sizing:2T to adult plus. I made the boys size 6
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? For the most part, I tend to just look at the pict...more...
APPLIQUE Martha'a Favorites Book Index/Chapter headings This book is for beginners and for those that want the patterns that are included. In addition to excellent instructions on how to do free hand applique (no embroidery machine needed) It includes patterns and directions for:
Girl's Jumper (sizes 1-6)
Boys Suit "Jon Jon" (...more...
Martha Pullen - French Hand Sewing Heirloom Party Dress I made this Heirloom Party Dress after reading the book the pattern is found in. Martha was a teacher and you can tell by how she lays things out for you. She makes material recomendations, as well as the order in which to contruct each piece before they are sewn together to make a garment. It is no...more...
French Hand Sewing by Machine Book Index/Chapter headings
Section 1: Intro to heirloom sewing and how it grew to a "by machine" technique; selection of materials, laces, and threads, How to sew on a budget, how to adapt a commercial pattern to heirloom techniques, and more.
Section 2 Techniques of Heirloom sewing....this include...more...
About Me I learned sewing by watching my Mom as a kid and 7th grade home ec, then continued to expand my knowledge by trial & error.
Now that I have kids I sew for the whole family. I need to sew more for me ...more