|Pattern Review ||5/27/13 9:39 PM|
|Burda - 7514 Misses DRESS |
I had a full weekend of sewing. All repeats. Every. Single. One. I'm going on my first vacation in YEARS and I've been dreaming of having a suitcase of only me-made clothes.
I just made this dress last week, and I'm totally over the moon for it. I had this left over jacquard from m...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/22/13 1:23 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 295545-1009 Fly front, low-rise shorts |
I love these shorts!!! I love these short!!!! Clap-clap-clap!!! Hop-hop-hop!!!
It took me two muslins, but I got it. Woo-hoo!
My pattern pieces
Finished shorts - Front
Fly & waistband
With original shorts
Low-rise, fly front shorts based on a pair o...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/22/13 12:51 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 295545-1008 Jil Sander Dress |
So I had a time with McCall's 6553. A bad time. I hated that dress from top to bottom. The other reviewers here loved it, but it's just not for me. When I have a bad pattern experience, I find that I typically just start drafting my own. So if I get crabby about it, I have no one to blame but m...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/13/13 3:40 PM|
|Simplicity - 1650 Misses and Petite Dress |
I started this dress a few weeks ago, and it made me....hmmmm.....what's the word.....crabby???
I didn't like the facings in the bodice versus a full lining, and the fit. Holy macaroni - the fit was terrrrrrrrrrrrible for my body. I'm normally a straight size, the top was pote...more...
|Pattern Review ||5/9/13 7:19 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 295545-1007 My favorite blouse |
I have this blouse ...
I love it so bad!
It's a light-weight cotton-rayon blend. It's hard to see the details, but it's a raglan sleeve with gathering at the neck line with a stand collar and ties. I decided this weekend to copy it. I have this cotton/rayon print with birds on it that I adore, bu...more...
i have fancy dreams and pants to match.
i also really have a freakish love of bold prints & believe the higher the heel the happier the girl (this girl, that is).
thanks for taking the time...more
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