|Pattern Review ||1/31/15 9:54 PM|
|Simplicity - 2311 Misses' & Miss Petite Coats |
Pattern Description: Misses Coat in two Lengths with sleeve, Collar, and Belt Variations.
Pattern Sizing: 4-12 I made the 12
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? The basic silhouette is the same, but I made my sleeves in contrast.
Were the ... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/4/15 3:58 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8483 MISSES' JACKET AND PANTS |
The full story is blogged
I wore this to church today and it went over very well. So well in fact that a fan of it bought it on the spot! I guess I will be making another for myself. I will use black denim with no spandex and go with full length sleeves. ***
Pattern Description: Unlin... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/29/14 5:08 PM|
|Simplicity - 6630 Reversible Hooded Poncho |
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
They were extremely easy to follow.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I like this pattern because it is re... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/23/14 9:57 AM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 3 |
Sewing Bee Round #3- Knit Dress
Did you tweak the Winter Street Dress for Fit or Design? If yes, tell us how.
Yes, I did tweak it for fit and design.
This is my first time using a PR pattern, based on the measurements I cut the size small for the bust size 35. 5. I ended up taking it in at the s... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/14/14 10:10 AM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 |
***Updated to include more details.
What new garment did you make?
A dress using a vintage pattern from 1960. I chose it for the drama of the collar, the nipped waist and it looked like a good candidate for minor color-blocking.
How many shirts did you use?
Three men size 22 shirts. One light blu... more...