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Pattern Review 10/24/11 8:31 PM
Vogue Patterns - 8672 Close-fitting, tapered skirts
Pattern Description: Close-fitting, tapered skirts in two lengths, have front and back side panels, raised waist, back vent, back zipper, stitched hem and waistline. Pattern Sizing: Misses skirt. I cut a size 8 at the waist and tapered out to between a 10-12 at the hips. Did it look like the p...more...
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Pattern Review 10/17/11 9:44 PM
Vogue Patterns - 8767 Vintage Vogue
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, unlined jacket has self-lined front and peplum, and bound buttonhole/linked button closing. Pattern Sizing: Misses Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes except for the modifications Were the instruction...more...
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Pattern Review 10/3/11 8:50 PM
New Look - 6013 Misses Coordinates
Pattern Description: Misses Coordinates Pattern Sizing: Multisized - 4-16 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, except I added piping to the collar Were the instructions easy to follow? Generally I did not use the instructions, except...more...
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Pattern Review 1/21/07 5:58 PM
Marfy - 8485 Mink Lined Leather Vest
Pattern Description: This pattern is actually for a "Sporty form-fitting jacket with strips and flaps set at the waistline to hold the belt. It is supposed to be closed with a zipper and have a ring fur collar". I ended up using the body of the pattern for a vest. Pattern Sizing: Marfy is Europea...more...
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Pattern Review 1/12/07 9:11 PM
McCall's - 4928 Misses'/Miss Petite Jackets
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, lined, below hip jacket with shoulder pads, sleeve and pocket variations. I made a variation of View E without pockets or fringe. Pattern Sizing: I made a Misses size 12. Initially the only alteration I made was my usual for square shoulders, plus taking in the ...more...
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