|Pattern Review ||11/1/12 0:57 AM|
|McCall's - 5962 |
Note: This pattern was used as a base for a costume. There were a lot of changes and alterations, so this is not a traditional review of this pattern.
Super Why is one of the shows my two-year is currently into so I decided on this for his costume this year.
First, I dealt with the fit of... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/14/12 1:55 AM|
|McCall's - 6187 Misses'/Children's/Girls' Storybook Costumes |
I made this costume in Sept/Oct 2011, but I'm just now getting a chance to finish the review. Thank you for looking!
The yardage for costume D includes the cape and skirt of the dress together. I chose to make the dress out of a different fabric than the cape, so I had a t... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/30/11 1:51 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 7819 CHILDREN'S JACKET AND DRESS |
This is my second go-round with this pattern. I used it before as the base for a Princess Tiana Costume. This time around I was making two flower girl dresses for my sister's wedding. Only minimal changes with these dresses.
Body: Ivory poly satin from Fabric.com. Good weight and... more...
|Pattern Review ||12/16/10 3:39 AM|
|Simplicity - 5366 Western Shirt/Vest Mens Boys |
NOTE: This pattern was used as the basis for a costume. There were a lot of modifications, so it is not a traditional review of the pattern.
We like to do themed Halloween costumes and we came up with Toy Story for the 3 of us. My daughter was thrilled to be Jesse, and my husband was Woody. (I ... more...
||Sewing Machine Review
||11/1/10 9:17 PM|
|Brother - CS-6000i |
Having grown up sewing on old relics that either didn't have basic features like a back stitch or were badly in need of servicing, this machine has been a dream! Love the auto threader, drop-in bobbin and how easy it is to thread. The walking foot and one-step button hole feature are very cool too... more...