Member since, 4/8/09
|Pattern Review ||12/6/09 12:20 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3732 |
all buttoned up
Jean Muir hem
Pattern Description: From KS website: "Straight unlined jackets have waist seam slightly above waist, three-quarter length sleeves and optional topstitching detail. View A has patch pockets and round neckline. View B has collar."
Pattern Sizing: XS-XL
|Pattern Review ||10/18/09 11:13 PM|
|Butterick - 5215 Short Sleeved T-Shirt |
Pattern Description: From Butterick website: "You won’t believe how much mileage you get with these classic T-tops that are made especially to fit the needs of today’s woman. Options are endless create a dressy appearance or a casual sporty look, depending on your fabric. Pattern includes a rel... more...
|Pattern Review ||10/3/09 12:42 PM|
|HotPatterns - 1002 Metropolitan Tie Me Down Tops |
Actual link to pattern info
Close up of tie
Back without shirring
Pattern Description: [from www.hotpatterns.com] All tied up in these sweetly pretty and ultra-wearable knit tops, designed for soft, fluid knits with a little stretch-try silk(y) jersey or a drapey t-shirting. Semi-fitted To... more...
|Pattern Review ||9/8/09 8:21 PM|
|Simplicity - 2603 |
Edited to add pics below:
Sis-cozie could've been smaller in shoulders.
Cardi that resembles the DKNY cozy. I made View B.
M-XL. I made the L.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
|Pattern Review ||9/7/09 11:22 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3657 Women's Tunic & Top |
Edited 9/7/09 to add eggplant cotton/lycra version pics:
Eggplant sleeve hem serged
**note** I had issues with hemming my first knit version as the hems kept turning up. This time I increased the hem allowance from 1/2 in. to 1.5 in. and they are lying much better.
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