|Pattern Review ||10/1/12 10:32 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 177593-1006 mini wardrobe composite |
My previous item is a navy blue cropped leather jacket. I repurposed this from a leather trenchcoat I got at salvation army. I wasn't sure if it was legal to use a repurposed item so I decided to use that as my previously owned piece and match everything to that. I started the process with a came...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/30/12 11:08 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 177593-1002 pants |
This is a different version of my self drafted jeans pattern. I made the legs thinner and a lot longer to add a baggy or ruched look to the bottom of the pants. I used uncut corduroy, I had never used this before but I love how soft yet durable it is. I used a zipper fly and denim button and rive...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/30/12 11:41 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 177593-1004 lacey shirt |
I have been loving the lace trend going on so I decide to make a top. I drafted a pattern that would be loose fitting with butterfly sleeves and a v neck with a couple rows of gathered lace. I completely lined the shirt. I like that the shirt can be worn loose or gathered at the waist with a belt...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/30/12 10:58 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 177593-1003 maxi dress |
I saw a dress at Anthropolgie (click here to see a pic on my blog) that I LOVED the shape of, but I wasn't too crazy about the print and I for sure wasn't crazy about the price (250.00!!!) so I thought the wardrobe contest would be the perfect time to try to make it. I made this dress partly by pin...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/30/12 10:29 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 177593-1005 knit top |
I bought this camel colored knit at Joann's last year. I love the color and that fact that it is a thin knit but still has soft creamy feel to it. I used my favorite self drafted tee pattern and added really long sleeves so they can be gathered up the forearm. I added a wrap around scarf to the t...more...