|Pattern Review ||5/9/16 4:23 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8817 Misses Top |
Pattern Description: Close fitting top. I made view D.
Pattern Sizing: Available in sizes 8-24, I made a size 18. I found the sleeves rather snug at the top and I probably will rip the lace section with my elbow. If I do I plan on hemming the sleeves up to short sleeves with just the black part. Th... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/9/16 4:22 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 9171 Misses' Side-Drape Tunic |
Pattern Description: Loose-fitting, pullover tunic has bias neck and sleeve binding, forward shoulder seams, side-back seams, pockets, shaped hemline, and no shoulder or lower side seams.
Pattern Sizing: Available from XS - XXL. I made a size large, I didn't do a FBA like I usually do, there was e... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/28/16 2:04 PM|
|McCall's - 7112 CHILDREN'S/GIRLS' DRESSES, BELT AND PURSE |
Pattern Description: Dresses have yokes, lined bodice, raised waist, gathered skirt and back zipper. I made view Complete with some minor changes.
Pattern Sizing: Available from size 3 - 14. I made a size 7, but I lengthen the bodice by 2". I should have only lengthen it by 1 1/2". This pattern is... more...
|Pattern Review ||4/25/16 1:31 PM|
|Simplicity - 1199 Knit Tops for Miss and Plus Sizes |
Pattern Description: Miss knit tops include top featuring contrast side panels or sleeveless top with double layer.
Pattern Sizing: XXS-XXL, I made a XL. I usually make a size 18 (L) and have to make a bust adjustment, but I decided to make a XL and not make an adjustment. I regret that decision.
|Pattern Review ||4/12/16 3:45 PM|
|Simplicity - 1208 Child's Dresses, Purses and Headband |
Pattern Description: Dress with cat or bunny applique, or ruffles. Also purses and headband. I made the view C dress, the view D purse and the headband.
Pattern Sizing: Available in 3-8. I made a size 8, but I made modifications to the size which I list below.
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