|Pattern Review ||1/15/06 3:49 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3115 yoga pants and top |
Misses' pants and tops. View A camisole has self bra lining and elastic at top edge and shoulder straps.
XS-S-M-L-XL. I think this pattern runs small so I went with a medium and am glad I did.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once y... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/22/05 2:08 PM|
|Loes Hinse Designs - 5106 Bolero Jacket |
This is my second review of this jacket. Due to several alterations, I decided it deserved its own review.
Also, I apologize for the lousy picture. The last few shots from my camera have been really blurry. Not sure what's up with it.
Softly fitted, v-neck front jacket wit... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/20/05 9:55 AM|
|Burda - 8374 Ensemble |
The pattern is pictured as a formal fitted jacket and close fitting skirt and and top. I bought this pattern based on the line drawing of the jacket. I doubt if I will ever use it as a formal ensemble.
U.S. sizes 10 thru 24 for Petites 5'3" and under. Ok. ... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/14/05 4:59 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 06-2005-124 Gathered Shoulder Top |
Pattern Description: I'm calling this my "Bling-Bling" top. BWOF describes it as a top with cleverly gathered shoulder sections that is extremely easy to make. The back has a V-neck.
Pattern Sizing: Burda sizes 36-44. I made a 40 based on my bust measurement and it fits perfect. Not too snug ... more...
|Book Review ||6/8/05 7:10 PM|
|In Style Secrets of Style |
Book Index/Chapter headings
Section 1: Style Secrets
Chap 1: Basics
Chap 2: Classics
Chap 3: Shopping
Section 2: Step-by-Step Style
Chapters 4 - 16: Each chapter covers a particular article of clothing from Jackets, Pants and Dresses to Lingerie, swimwear and accessories and then goes into detail... more...