|Pattern Review ||11/24/14 3:32 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 2129 Misses coordinates |
This is an out of print Vogue Designer pattern by Tom & Linda Platt for a dress, dressy tee shirt, loose fit jacket, skirt and pants. This review is the tee shirt. I reviewed the jacket, made in a scarf print silk, earlier.
Three sizes in one pattern. I made ... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/16/14 12:43 PM|
|Butterick - 5259 Missies jacket coat dress pant |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make?
I made a laundered oxford cloth minimalist-style jacket. The first mention in the contest of "button down" made me think of traditional oxford button down shirts, in their traditional colo... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/7/14 3:23 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round #1 Reversible Coat & Aline Skirt |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria:
I used Simplicity 8503Simplicity 8503 from the 1960s, a classic a-line skirt with waistband for the body, and combined it with the side pocket, length and pocket instructions from Simplicity 4379 from the 1940s. You ca... more...
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