|Pattern Review ||7/20/10 3:30 PM|
|McCall's - 5510 pjs for girls |
After reviewing this I read Ody's review. She had the same neckline issues that I did, but chose to fix them instead of waiting for her girls to grow :) Also, I was reflecting as I sewed this last pair that I should have avoided the set-in sleeve and sewn them flat. Read her review for tips, but I...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/8/10 11:06 AM|
|Kwik Sew - 2606 Girls swimsuits |
Pattern Description: girl's racerback one piece tank suit
Pattern Sizing: 8-14
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
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I loved that the...more...
|Pattern Review ||12/26/09 8:04 PM|
|Butterick - B4865 Misses Jacket and Belt |
"Misses' Jacket and Belt: Unlined raglan sleeve jacket has collar, sleeve and length variations." I made view D, a belted wrap with a hook. The sleeves are bracelet length with deep cuffs, and wide all the way down. The collar is folded to make a lapel. It is not fitted, an...more...
|Pattern Review ||11/12/09 12:16 PM|
|Simplicity - 2567 Child, Boys & Girls Costumes |
Pattern Description: generic boys'/girls' Super suit
Pattern Sizing: K5 (7, 8, 10, 12, 14)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, but that was intentional. I was making WordGirl!
Were the instructions easy to follow? yes
What did you p...more...
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