|Pattern Review ||8/19/16 3:38 PM|
|New Look - 6410 Misses' Dresses |
The pattern picture actually features the main bodice made from a different colour than the skirt fabric. There is no mention of this in the pattern requirements nor the instructions
The bodice lining was constructed so that it didn't hide any of the seams. The instructio... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/9/16 7:34 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8875 Misses' Dress, Belt, Coat and Detachable Collar |
dress with coat
found the pivot turn on bodice tricky. Didn't find this well explained
liked the waist stabiliser with Grosgrain ribbon?
increased waist size by decreasing skirt pleats. Added slit at back of hem:
no although I might try the coat with a different dress as I like t... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/26/16 1:46 PM|
|Simplicity - 2247 Misses' & Plus Size Amazing Fit Dresses |
dress with princess seams
Liked fitting instructions
silk crepe de chine
Although the side seams had an inch to allow for fitting the waist seam did not. I knew this from making similar styles before so added extra when I cut
yes now that I have gone to so much effort to get a wel... more...
|Pattern Review ||8/2/14 7:58 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1288 dress |
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? The frayed edging
black with polka dots silk chiffon. Have never worked with th... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/19/13 7:18 PM|
|Butterick - 5922 Misses Top |
lacy top with boob tube undertop
yes apart from the collar
yes apart from the collar. There was a stage missing which really threw me and meant that I wasted at least two hours as I had to recut and restart. Would also have been helpful had the requirements list on the back of the pattern sta... more...