|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...
|Pattern Review ||4/7/14 8:12 PM|
|Butterick - 5860 Misses' Maternity Top, Dress and Pants |
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted and flared, wrap top or dress has tie ends and topstitching.
My blog :)
Pattern Sizing: 8-16, I used a 10.
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, very easy.
|Pattern Review ||3/26/14 10:06 AM|
|McCall's - 5366 |
Pattern Description: Package includes patterns and instructions to make three aprons with various pocket designs, each offered in four sizes.
Pattern Sizing: Small through X-Large. I sewed a Large as it's not for myself (though it accommodate's my baby bump quite nicely;)
Did it look l... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/12/14 10:13 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1314 Misses' Dress |
Pattern Description: Pullover, close-fitting, lined dress has draped sides and narrow hem.
Pattern Sizing: 6-14.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Hmm, well yes, despite my midsection being quite more pronounced than the mod... more...
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