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Pattern Review 1/3/14 9:50 PM
Vogue Patterns - 2064 Misses' Top & Pants
I made View A with two sleeves -- I don't understand one-sleeved garments. I haven't sewn in many months but needed something to wear to a New Year's Day brunch, so of course I got inspired on New Year's Eve, with fabric purchased on Dec 30...I had the pattern in my stash for years. I love how the...more...
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Pattern Review 6/30/11 12:22 PM
McCall's - 5660
After a long absence from fashion sewing (lack of time) I finally made my McCalls 5660 Hilary Duff mini dress in linen (size 12), to wear to a jazz club in DC this past weekend. (It took me so long that the pattern is now discontinued but can probably still be found thru an online search.) My onl...more...
4 comments
 
Pattern Review 9/29/08 11:25 PM
Vogue Patterns - 2720 Vogue Bridal Gown
No, it isn’t bad luck to sew your own wedding dress, and no, I wasn’t hemming it in the limousine for my 2004 wedding (as some of my friends were expecting) I started with Vogue 2720, using a brocade for the bodice, sleeves & train, and a silk satin for the balance of the gown and the train lini...more...
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Pattern Review 8/12/08 2:17 PM
Butterick - 6582 MIsses' Vintage Dress
The pattern went together easily, which was key considering I had to whip it up the night before an event (I actually hemmed it that morning...) I decided to underline the entire dress with Sheer Magic interfacing, an prodcut of a now-defunct company called HTC, where I used to work. This gave the ...more...
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