|Pattern Review ||2/18/14 4:44 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3854 Shorts |
Pattern Description: Button-closure shorts with front pockets, back darts, and contour waistband.
Pattern Sizing: XS-XL My proportions tend toward the tall and current waist measurement is about 33 1/2", hip measurement 42", and I chose the L.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern en...more...
|Pattern Review Work in Progress||2/19/12 11:35 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1281 Misses Dress-Donna Karan |
The Vogue 1281 Donna Karan dress pattern arrived in the mail yesterday!!!!! Yippee!!!! I had some royal-esque navy blue polyester knit in my stash and thought it would work marvellously with this pattern, but wanted a clean white knit for the bodice and strap portion so I bought some last night an...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/16/12 7:10 PM|
|No Pattern Used - 002 Stretch Jeans Project |
Pattern Description: Stretch jeans, copied from my favourite ever Gap pair that was wearing a little too thin in places.
What do you particularly like or dislike about the finished product?
I'm really happy with these jeans. I wear them almost every day and the more I wear them, the softer and m...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/16/12 4:57 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 242420-1000 |
Pattern Description: Stretch denim jeans, drafted using the rub-off technique, to copy my daughter's favourite jeans.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the finished product? Hearing my daughter say that her new jeans are even MORE comfortable than the original ones we based this p...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/16/12 3:22 AM|
|New Look - 6071 Workroom from Project Runway, misses' knit dress or top. |
Pattern Description: Misses' knit dress
Pattern Sizing: 8-18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Except for my design changes, yes.
Were the instructions easy to follow? With the exception of an apparent error in one of the steps, yes.
I love it when a project comes together, fits well, flatters beautifully, feels comfortable, and wears well! (Especially if the fabric was on sale!)
My aunt bought me my sewing machine after I gra...more
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