|Pattern Review ||9/21/14 11:13 PM|
|No Pattern Used - Fence Rail Quilt |
I started out with the idea of making a chevron quilt the cheater way by laying the blocks on point. Halfway through the construction my daughter informed me that she'd rather have the stair step look. Good! That actually made my job easier.
The fence rail quilt pattern is a very easy pattern for ... more...
|Pattern Review ||8/27/14 10:25 PM|
|No Pattern Used - Burrito Pillowcase Burrito Pillowcase |
This is a basic pillowcase. The French seams and the burrito method is used to sew this pillowcase and results in a a pillowcase that is cleanly finished on the inside.
I used this video tutorial by The Crafty Gemini found here
I was able to make two pillowcases from a piece of cotton flannel t... more...
|Pattern Review ||8/25/14 9:29 PM|
|McCall's - 6559 Misses' Unlined Jackets and Dresses |
Pattern Description: Misses' Unlined Jackets and Dresses in 2 lengths.
Pattern Sizing: 6 - 22
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? Didn't really need them.
What did you particularly like or dis... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/29/14 11:53 PM|
|Simplicity - 1916 |
Misses' knit wrap top with sleeve variations. Simplicity sewing pattern.
Pattern Sizing: 6 to 24
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Kinda. I made view F but without gathering the center front band and without the sash... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/15/14 10:46 PM|
|Simplicity - 1656 |
Misses' special occasion strapless dress has asymmetrically-draped bodice with boning, side zipper and pencil skirt in floor or mini length. Mini dress can be made with sheer flared overskirt with high-low hem or pepluum.
Pattern Sizing: 4 - 20
Did it look like the photo/dra... more...
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