|Pattern Review ||11/29/13 9:17 AM|
|McCall's - 8263 Misses Dress 1966 |
Pattern Description: Princess seam dress. Slim fit.
Pattern Sizing: Single size. I had a Vintage Size - 14 which is suitable for a bust size of 34 inches.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes. Very much.
Were the instructions easy to ...more...
|Book Review ||5/19/13 5:00 AM|
|Burdastyle Sewing Vintage Modern |
Book Index/Chapter headings
The patterns are classified under the styles based on era. 1940s to 1980s.
In short there are 5 base patterns and 19 variation projects.
2 shirts and jackets for men - WHich I wont be making.
A gathered waist dress, Jackie dress, Evening dress, bustier dress..
|Pattern Review ||5/14/13 10:05 PM|
|BurdaStyle Downloadable - 6074 Lillian Blouse |
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This blouse pattern is a variation of the base pattern -'Elizabeth gathered waist dress'. It is not a tight fitting blouse pattern. It has drop shoulders and a lace yoke and buttoned collar.The model in the book tucks the blouse and pairs it with a s...more...
|Pattern Review ||2/25/13 7:29 AM|
|Burda - 6072 Louisa Drop-Waist Dress |
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Pattern Description: Vintage inspired Jackie dress from the book Burdastyle Sewing Vintage modern. It is based on Louisa drop waist dress pattern. But we have to modify it and draft to get the Jackie dress.
Pattern Sizing: Burda size 32-46
Did it l...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/26/12 3:22 AM|
|Other - Free shorts Owlybaby Shorts |
"It will fit anyone who wears a Ready-to-Wear size 4 (store sizing). For reference, it should fit a 29" waist, 37" hip. It is a self drafted pattern that is not entirely perfect - I've only used twice, but I have been wearing my shorts non-stop!"-Quoted form the site where I ...more...