|Pattern Review ||5/25/14 3:36 PM|
|Simplicity - 1607 Misses Dress |
Pattern Description: drop waisted dress with cross-cross strap options.
Designed by Cynthia Rowley.
Pattern Sizing:I've made three different Cynthia Rowley patterns and all are close fitting unlike other Simplicity Patterns. I went with the size recommended on the back of the envelope. I would recom... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/17/13 7:45 PM|
|Liesl + Co. - LC005 Everyday skirt |
Pattern Description: Gathered skirt with pockets
Pattern Sizing:XS-XL The sizes are comparable to RTW sizes. While, the sizing is accurate, some other reviewers and myself prefer to go down a size to wear at natural waistline. Pockets are a must and when I carry my cell phone in one of them I r... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/20/13 0:34 AM|
|Oliver + S - OS035FC Field Trip Cargo Pants and Raglan T-Shirt |
Updated for second outfit. My youngest daughter picked out this star fabric so I made her a pair of Field Trip cargos and a Class Picnic blouse in orange, size 5. The pant are too big but she will grow into them.
Star pants and orange shirt
I am entering the entire outfit into the Sewing for Child... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/1/13 4:41 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 05-2012-107 Illusion dress |
Pattern Description: Linen dress with curved contrast panel
Pattern Sizing:34-44 burda sizing which is the equivalent of up to size 12. I measure a size 14 chest and 18 hips. I used the largest size and graded out starting just above the waist. I did make a muslin just be safe but it was easy adj... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/10/12 2:38 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1239 Misses' Dress and Belt |
Pattern Description: Chado Ralph Rucci Misses Dress with belt
Pattern Sizing:I made a size 14. I would say it is true to size but the wrap style is forgiving enough to go up or down a size.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?yes
Were the ... more...