|Pattern Review ||4/2/15 8:12 PM|
|StyleArc - Madeleine Ponte Top Madeleine Ponte Top |
Pattern Description: Madeleine is a fun top with a cleverly designed pleated front body. This top fits beautifully due to the angled pleats and the extended shoulder line, we just love this style!
Pattern Sizing:4-30. I made an 8.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once yo... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/2/15 9:03 PM|
|StyleArc - Saskia Woven Bustier |
Pattern Description: The Style Arc Saskia bustier has vertical princess seams and 1/2" wide straps. It closes at the center front with a zipper. The zipper is placed a few inches below the upper edge, so the neckline slightly opens up to a V. There's no boning, but it does call for a stiff fabric (s... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/29/15 11:45 PM|
|StyleArc - Elita |
Pattern Description: The Elita is a jacket style top with a twisted, draped collar and wrap front. You can either use a tie or snap to secure the front. The fit is described as "comfortable." It calls for knits, but they don't need to be very stretchy.
Pattern Sizing:4-30. I made a size 8.
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|Pattern Review ||1/27/15 9:50 PM|
|Lekala Patterns - 4011 Jacket/Sweatshirt |
ETA, 1/27/15: I made a second version out of a white/gray/black chunky wool sweater knit. The only alteration I made from last time was adding a little bit more elbow room to the sleeves. For more details you can view my blog post.
Pattern Description: Lekala 4011 a sweatshirt pattern meant for thi... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/21/14 10:03 AM|
|Marfy - 2635 Evening Dress |
Pattern Description: Marfy 2635 is a full length evening gown with a tight-fitting bodice. The bodice has diagonally seamed panels in the front. There's gathering at the bust and upper edge of the front skirt. The skirt has no side seams, and back is eased into the bodice for shaping. Marfy also tho... more...