|Pattern Review ||11/11/14 8:24 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make?
I am ashamed. I made a shirt out of a shirt. If this were Project Runway, I would be dismissed with much snark for lack of creativity.
How many shirts did you use?
Did you use a ... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/6/14 9:05 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 1 Vogue 1247 |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria:
I used the ever-popular Rachel Comey for Vogue - 1247 - described on the pattern envelope as a "semi-fitted A-lined skirt has front in-seam pockets." The A-line shape is very subtle. After making it, I got nervous th... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/10/14 10:20 AM|
|McCall's - 6102 Misses' Dress In 2 Lengths |
Pullover dress with or without cap sleeves is shaped slightly A-lined; view D features bias binding.
EDITED TO ADD: Pattern Sizing:
The pattern offers a larger range of sizes than most. But each size comes with smaller size ranges than usual. Combinations: B(8-10-12), C(10-1... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/14/14 8:47 PM|
|Grainline Studio - 31004 Archer Shirt |
The Archer Button Up is a loosely fitting button up shirt with long sleeves. View A has angled cuffs and a back pleat at yoke. View B has straight cuffs and a gathered lower back detail.
US 0-18... but I didn't use any of them. I basically poached the cuffs,... more...
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