|Pattern Review ||5/15/12 1:57 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8634 Misses' Top |
Very Easy Vogue, number 8634. Voted one of the best patterns of 2010 (It must have been a tough year.) My description is different from the pattern envelope. I would say it is a loose fitting, pullover top with raglan sleeves and a lame cowl neck. But then you might not buy it ...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/24/12 3:20 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8728 Vintage Vogue from 1946 |
Dress originally designed in 1946 and re-released recently.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
I found there was a lot more ease built into this pattern than shown in the drawings and th...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/26/12 3:57 PM|
|Simplicity - 2298 Misses' Aprons |
Misses size medium:
I love the fabric that the original designer, MomoMadeIt, chose and I was able to find one that was similar at Jo-Ann's in their quilting cottons. I am very happy with the result.
The instructions were completely straight forward and easy to follow. I think begi...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/26/12 4:00 PM|
|Simplicity - 7707 Jiffy Wrap Dress or Jumper |
This is a vintage dress pattern from 1976
Made Misses size 14 - my pre-vanity sizing size
The pattern cover is an accurate representation of the dress
An extremely easy pattern. Took me just a couple of hours
See my Blog post for what I liked and disliked about the pattern
I used a linen silk ...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/28/09 12:27 PM|
|No Pattern Used - 01 Simple Tunic |
A basic block without a lot of modifications. I thought I would start easy!
I used Body Mapping by Kathy Illian to create the block. It was not too difficult and would be really easy to do if you had some help which I did not. Luckily, I am not very curvy, so my block is prett...more...
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