|Pattern Review ||8/8/12 6:11 AM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 1 jean bag |
This is a casual purse using recycled fabric - 12 x 8 inches and lined.
Being a self drawn pattern, there was only my imagination and creativity to draw from. I'm writing down the instructions because I intend to make more of these and sell them.
I wanted to recycle so I used old denim jeans and u...more...
|Sewing Machine Review ||4/16/12 6:13 AM|
|Bernina - 635LE |
My 635 LE machine was an upgrade from a 20 year old "New Home" Janome machine. This machine is made in Switzerland instead of China which was important to me as I understand that some other nationally known brands have problems with obtaining parts for repair.
Iíve always wanted an embroidery m...more...
|Pattern Review ||4/15/12 7:46 AM|
|Vintage Pattern Lending Library - 000 afternoon Wrap |
Pattern review of the Afternoon Titanic Wrap.
Pattern Description: This is a reproduction pattern from "La Mode Illustree" (a French magazine) from February 1912. It is for the 1912 Titanic Project.
Pattern Sizing:bust size 32
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you ...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/24/11 7:47 AM|
|McCall's - 5241 1 hour cardigan |
Pattern Sizing: ZZ (lrg-xlg-xxl)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, for a short person it was proportional.
Were the instructions easy to follow? The instructions were easy to follow, but I had so much more work...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/5/11 3:08 PM|
|Simplicity - 2247 Amazing Fit |
This is another Amazing Fit pattern from Simplicity which accomodates larger than the standard "B" bust siziing. My pattern is a 10 - 18 size with b - D cup sizing.
I chose to make option C, the sleveless version.
It looked like the kpattern envelope illustration without the buttons and the extra ...more...