|Pattern Review ||12/12/14 5:05 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 9024 Misses' Dress |
I decided to test out this dress pattern by making a top.
I sewed size 16. I am US 14, UK14/16, DE 44
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
What did you particularly like or dislike about the patter... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/6/14 9:22 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Final Round |
Sewing Bee Final Round - Pants
I'm so excited and honored to be part of the finals! For this round, I decided to combine my Christmas sewing and sew pants for my BF. He's been so supportive during this contest, letting me trash the livingroom with my sewing projects while the other room is being re... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/24/14 4:58 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 3 |
Sewing Bee Round #3- Knit Dress
Sewing Bee Round 3
The theme for my street dress is?
City of Design
My adopted city
The green heart of Austria
Graz in Styria
The dress colors
Reflect the city's design
Plus I love peplums
Did you tweak the Winter Street Dress for Fit or Design? If yes, tell us h... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/13/14 3:43 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 Butterfly dress |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make?
Strapless dress with Butterfly 'vest'
Last year I started an enormous butterfly ball gown inspired by Luly Yang's Monarch dress but lost steam after a few bodice fails. I have also been... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/7/14 4:52 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 1 A-line skirt |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria:
Butterick 4943: Envelope front Envelope back
What's not to love? This was the first a-line pattern I pulled from stash and it exactly fit the fill. Two front darts, two back darts, zipper and waistband.
My pattern was... more...
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Halloween was always my favorite holiday, so I started sewing costumes for myself. This developed into an interest in historical costuming.
The contests on PR have motivated me to start making norma... more
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