|Pattern Review ||9/16/10 8:14 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - Pattern Magic Bow Dress Pattern Magic Bow Dress |
Pattern Description: Sleeveless tank-style dress with oversized bow and half-circle skirt based on a design from the book Pattern Magic by Tomoko Nakamichi (p. 55, style B). Extensions of the collar and front bodice are tied together to form the bow.
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|Pattern Review ||2/21/10 8:34 PM|
|Other - Twinkle Sews Next Big Thing Dress |
Album of Photos
Pattern Description: 'Next Big Thing' dress from the book Twinkle Sews. (The book has patterns for 25 designs from the RTW line 'Twinkle by Wenlan' designed by the author, Wenlan Chia. The patterns come on a CD in .pdf format to be printed on regular office paper at home and the... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/21/10 6:40 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1152 Misses' Dress |
Album of Photos
Pattern Description: Designed by Rebecca Taylor; Loose-fitting dress has front and back princess seams, front and back gathers, front insets with contrast piping, back elastic casings, self-faced yoke, left side invisible zipper, short sleeves with pleated cap and gathered lower e... more...
|Pattern Review Work in Progress||2/1/10 11:14 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1161 Misses' Dress |
Updated 4/21/10: still in progress...I finished the bodice, but stalled on the skirt construction (not sure if I should follow the instructions or go my own way). Updates are in bold.
Muslin and first draft slideshow
Pattern Description: Close-fitting, lined dress with key-hole back and seam de... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/3/09 8:01 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8385 Misses Top |
Muslin before alterations
Pattern Description: This is a knockoff of Vivienne Westwood's Anglomania Atlantis Sunday top. Misses' lined top with peplum, front pleats, and draped shoulders. I made view B.
Pattern Sizing: Comes in sizes 6-12 and 14-20. I made an 8.
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