|Pattern Review ||1/27/16 12:36 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8626 OUTERWEAR |
Pattern Description: Lined coats A, B, C in two lengths, A-line, with or without collar, close-fitting with princess seams, back pleats, long sleeves with elbow dart and topstitching trim. C: stand-up collar. A: length is above mid-knee. B, C: length is mid-knee.
Pattern Sizing: Sizes 8-24. I mad... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/27/16 11:53 AM|
|Grainline Studio - 11005 Linden Sweatshirt |
Pattern Description: The Linden Sweatshirt gives a modern update to the classic sweatshirt. Featuring a relaxed fit, raglan sleeves, and a graceful slightly scooped neckline, this sweatshirt is perfect for fall layering. View A features long sleeves with cuffs and falls to the mid hip with a lower ... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/27/16 11:21 AM|
|Butterick - 6175 Misses' Top |
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, pullover top has back neckline slit, and button/thread loop. Hemline A, B, C and sleeves C, E: Stitched hems.
Pattern Sizing: 6-22; I accidentally made up an 8 when I thought I was making up a size 10. Turns out the 8 fit me best! (Happy accident!) I did buy an... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/29/15 3:46 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 08-2009-113 Knit Dress |
Pattern Description: Raglan Sleeve Dress with elastic waist and gathered neckline.
Pattern Sizing: 34-42 (note this is different than typical, usually Burda sizes 36-44). I meant to cut a size 38 and grade the skirt portion from 38 to 42, but instead I cut a 36, and graded the skirt from 36-40. ... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/29/15 3:24 PM|
|McCall's - 6901 Misses'/Women's Pants |
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, tapered pants have waistband, side front pockets and front mock fly zipper. Note: instructions are given for optional invisible back zipper and for eliminating pockets.
Pattern Sizing: 8-24W; I cut the size 14, based on my upper hip measurement. I took the crafts... more...
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