|Pattern Review ||7/6/15 1:10 PM|
|Simplicity - 1099 Misses' Full Skirts, Slim Skirt and Tops |
Pattern Description: Inspired by Project Runway two piece dress pattern is great for special occasions. Pattern includes full maxi or knee length skirt with pockets, slim skirt with slit, loose or fitted crop top & top with contrast band.
Pattern Sizing: 4-20. I should have bought the smaller size... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/2/15 8:13 PM|
|New Look - 6314 Misses' Skirt in Two Lengths with Knit Tops |
Pattern Description: This trendy Misses' sportswear pattern includes knee length skirt, midi length skirt with mesh overlay and slip ruffle, long sleeve knit top with contrast bands and three quarter sleeve knit top with tie waist.
Pattern Sizing: 8-20. I made the skirt in a size 12. I have large... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/4/15 5:13 PM|
|McCall's - 6886 Misses' Dresses |
NOTE: The photo of me in glasses is before I had applied the FOE neckline.
Pattern Description: Close-fitting, pullover dresses have neckline variations, and stitched hems.
Pattern Sizing: 6-22. I used the 6 neckline for the crewneck version (wanted it to end a bit lower on the neck than the 10), ... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/19/15 4:17 PM|
|McCall's - 2148 Misses and Juniors Dresses |
Pattern Description: Misses and Juniors Dresses in Three Versions from 1969.
Pattern Sizing: They have sizes 9-13 and 8-16, I believe. I sewed up the 12, which is pretty close in sizing to my upper body (34"). Had I known there was Junior versions, I may have tried to grab the 33" bust version s... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/17/15 4:59 PM|
|Burda - 9433 Evening Wear |
Pattern Description: Dressed-up like dad: jacket with lapels, flap pockets and small welt pocket for the pochette. Classic trousers with crease, slant pockets and bum pocket. Festive vest with lined back and bar tack.
Pattern Sizing: Size 9-15. I sewed up the 9 for my 8 year old. He has a long... more...
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