|Pattern Review ||1/3/05 9:55 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3209 Lounge Robe |
The Misses' Robes are designed for heavy stretch knits. We suggest PolarfleeceŽ, sweatshirt fleece, robe velour.
The Misses' robes have raglan sleeves. View A has a hood, kangaroo pockets and a separating zipper at the center front. View B has a center front seam with a zip... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/31/04 12:57 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 2727 Lounger and Robe |
I added a label to the robe using SewVeryTall's tip on Handwritten Labels . I used a silver gel pen on a scrap of black ambiance that I first ironed to freezer paper. I think its a fun and personal touch, especially for a gift garment. You can see my label here.
This was a very ... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/11/04 8:06 PM|
|Loes Hinse Designs - 5201 |
I know this pattern has been reviewed many times before. I'll add a few short comments here since I made some changes to the pattern for this project.
I've made this pattern before and after adjusting for snug sleeves have been pretty happy and would call this a staple, easy to sew sweater.
For thi... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/9/03 2:11 PM|
|Loes Hinse Designs - 5107 Bistro Jacket |
Semi-fitted V-neck jacket with one button closure. Attached collar and front panel darts. Center back seam. Bust ease 5" (12cm). Hip ease 4" (10cm).
XXS to XXL; 33" to 47" bust
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewin... more...
|Book Review ||2/23/03 1:36 AM|
|Fitting & Pattern Alteration A multi-method approach |
This was one of the first fitting books I ever bought and now that I own several others with which to compare it, I have to say I'm glad I have it BUT - this is definitely not a first fitting book. There is absolutely every possible type of fitting alteration in this book with excellent written des... more...