|Pattern Review ||9/24/08 7:53 AM|
|No Pattern Used - Newborn Nursing Cover Newborn Nursing Cover |
A girlfriend of mine, who just had a little baby girl, needed a nursing cover for breast feeding in public.
Basically it is a rectangular piece of fabric with a strap to go around your neck.. They are not complicated but quite functional. I would have just picked her one up from the store BUT I st...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/5/08 7:51 AM|
|McCall's - 5425 Miss Petite Dresses and Belt |
So I finished up McCall 5425 and Mr. Right says to me "Oh that must be your out of town dress?" That's his way of saying I look sexy! LOL
I found this dress was easy to make and can be varied quite a bit to give several looks from casual to night out on the town.
I bought the fabric from JoAnn's. I...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/5/08 7:53 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8419 Misses Top |
I finally got to make one of the Vogue patterns I had been coveting. Talk about a quick and elegant pattern. This top (Vogue 8419) goes great with a suit or jeans. I love and need more versatile clothes. I have a ridiculous amount of suits and dress clothes and I need to work more on my date night a...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/29/08 1:44 PM|
|Simplicity - 3535 Project Runway Dress |
MISSES’ / MISS PETITE DRESS, MINI DRESS OR TOP AND BELT
Large! I usually cut a 12 but I cut a 10 in this one.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
It did -- although I felt like I looked bigger than I ...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/25/08 8:19 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8468 Easy to Sew Dresses |
So here is how I sported Vogue 8468. At work is is hard to wear dresses because there is really no where to place the microphone battery pack. So, with a jacket and belt it was news desk worthy. The dress looked great on air and very vibrant. Once again, though, the shapeless dresses aren't figuring...more...
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