|Pattern Review ||11/3/14 9:45 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1314 Misses' Dress |
My corresponding blog post:)
Pattern Description: Pullover, close-fitting, lined dress has draped sides and narrow hem.
Pattern Sizing: 6-14, I used a size 6.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Not quite;) I used this pattern for my mer... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/2/14 4:00 PM|
|Simplicity - 1767 Babies' Costumes |
Pattern Description: Babies' one-piece hooded animal costumes in five different styles including bear, lamb, zebra, cat, and dog. Bear and dog include matching scarf.
Pattern Sizing: XS-L, I cut a medium to make sure I had lots of room, probably could have cut a Small. I may take it in ... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/28/14 5:25 PM|
|New Look - 6936 Misses Dresses |
Pattern Description: Easy 2 Hour knit dresses with two different neckline options and three different sleeve options.
Pattern Sizing: 8-18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes:)
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, v... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/8/14 12:05 PM|
|No Pattern Used - #1 |
This project was first intended to be a mermaid-style skirt following a tutorial on youtube, but got botched (my own fault, being in a rush, plus the fabric wasn't suitable for the style, I found it too heavy). I was tempted to trash my skirt, but my husband encouraged not to give up on it, so I dec... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/27/14 7:38 AM|
|Sewaholic Patterns - 1103 Minoru Jacket |
Pattern Description: Zip-front weekend jacket with a secret hood hidden inside the wide collar with raglan sleeves and elastic waist.
I sewed view A. My accompanying blog post with more info and photos:)
Pattern Sizing: 0-16. I cut an 8, blending to a 0 in the hips, as I'm not pear-shaped;) ... more...
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