SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
dianelwilson

dianelwilson Proud to be a Friend of PR   star
Michigan United States
Member since, 3/8/11
Advanced

Recent Pattern Reviews

Review Review Review Review Review Review >>

Pattern Review 4/20/15 8:36 PM
Vogue Patterns - 8536
Pattern description: a close fitting pullover top with round neck, short sleeves and side slits. I require a full bust adjustment in almost every top I make. This pattern has some gathers where a dart would be. I did a FBA, and increased the area to be gathered. In theory this works, but I'm not pl... more...
6 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/19/15 8:44 AM
Butterick - 6185
One of the thing that I love to sew is on-seam pockets. I don't know why, but it just makes my heart sing! Pattern Description: This pattern is for coordinates. I am specifically reviewing the skirt. The skirt has an elasticized waist with a drawstring and a front pleat. Pattern Sizing: I made si... more...
10 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/19/15 8:41 AM
Butterick - 6185
This pattern works your trimming and grading muscle to get sharp points on the collars. Pattern Description: I am reviewing Top B, a loose-fitting, pullover top with double-layered collar. Pattern Sizing: I made size 22, with a full bust adjustment. The pattern come in sizes 6-22. Did it look li... more...
9 comments
 
Pattern Review 4/19/15 8:38 AM
McCall's - 6531 Misses Jacket
According to H&M, this style is called a safari jacket! How cool is that! Pattern Description: Loose-fitting, unlined jackets have mock front band,long sleeves with seam opening/button cuffs and conceal snap/zipper closing. A: stitched hem. B: pleated pocket/band. C: elastic waist and pockets with... more...
11 comments
 
photo Sewing Tip 4/12/15 12:13 PM
Smooth and Easy Shirt Tail Hems
The method I have used for the last year or so, making curved shirt tail hems (or even straight narrow hems) is to stich the hem edge with a 5 thread overlock stitch (sometimes referred to as a 5 thread safety stitch), a two thread chain stitch and a 3 thread overlock stitch. You can either run the ... more...
6 comments
 

Conversations I am participating in


About Me

I love to sew my own clothes. I used to sew for my kids, but they don't want me to anymore. More time for me! I'm addicted to fashion. I love to re-create designer looks whenever I can. Although ... more

 follow me
 send me a PM

My Reviews

patterns: 21
tips: 1 

My WishList

Jalie : 3352
Vogue Patterns : 2885
Kwik Sew : 4113

Contests

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

 

   Gallery
   Forum
   My Entries

Conditions of Use | Posting Guidelines | Privacy Policy | Shipping Rates | Returns & Refunds | Contact Us | About | New To PR | Advertising

Copyright © 2015 PatternReview.com® , OSATech, Inc. All rights reserved.