|Pattern Review ||7/6/14 8:19 PM|
|Colette Patterns - 1016 Ginger |
This simple and pretty a-line skirt with high waistband will be a new wardrobe staple. Quick to sew, flattering to wear, and complete with excellent step-by-step instructions, this beautiful skirt is suitable for any sewer from beginner to advanced. (from the Colette Patterns ... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/22/14 1:49 PM|
|McCall's - 6706 Misses' Skirts and Petticoat |
Pattern Description: MISSES' SKIRTS AND PETTICOAT: Skirts have waistband, pleats, side hook & eye and zipper closing. Narrow hem. C: shaped back hemline, wrong side shows. B,E: bands. Petticoat has elastic waist and ruffle (from the McCalls' Website)
Pattern Sizing: 6 -22
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|Pattern Review ||6/8/14 2:29 PM|
|New Look - 6230 Misses' Knit Top and Full or Pencil Skirt |
Pattern Description: A fun knit top with contrasting raglan sleeves, typical of baseball shirts
Pattern Sizing: 2 -16
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes. I think it did.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes. I glanced at them. T... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/1/14 4:48 PM|
|Grainline Studio - 31002 Scout Woven Tee |
Pattern Description: A woven t-shirt with capped sleeves and scoop neck. Fitted at the shoulders, this top falls into a loose shape below the bust. Techniques involved include straight seams, bias binding, setting sleeves and basic hemming. (from the Grainline Website)
Pattern Sizing: 0 -18
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|Pattern Review ||5/25/14 9:14 AM|
|McCall's - 6896 Misses'/Miss Petite Tops |
Pattern Description: MISSES'/MISS PETITE TOPS: Close-fitting and flared tops have neckline variations, princess seams and back zipper. (from the McCalls Website)
Pattern Sizing: 8 -24. I cut a size 20 and it ended up being way too big. I've read the other reviews and no one has mentioned the large ... more...
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