|Pattern Review ||9/21/13 11:59 AM|
|Ottobre Woman Magazine - 05-2013-12 Peplum Blouse |
Pattern Description: From the magazine: You can never have too many beautiful blouses in your wardrobe. Its feminine look is created by puffed sleeves, a collar with rounded corners and a flared peplum hem.
Pattern Sizing: 34 - 52. Based on my measurements, I cut a 40 at the bust and 44 at waist an...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/17/13 10:18 AM|
|McCall's - 5522 Misses shirts |
Pattern Description: Shirt with front gathers under the bust line, stand collar, sleeves variations. This pattern is discontinued, so it looks like I'm late to the party, but I'm glad I've got to make it.
Pattern Sizing: My envelope had the sizes between 12-20, and they cover the sizes combination...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/28/13 11:09 AM|
|McCall's - 6078 Misses' Tops |
Pattern Description: Sleeveless top with draped front. I made view B. I am surprised to see that this pattern is already OOP!
Pattern Sizing: XS - XL. I cut an M, although based on my measurements I would have needed an L.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were d...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/25/13 12:39 PM|
|McCall's - 6696 Misses' Dresses and Slip |
Pattern Description: Shirt dress, has two skirt variations and three sleeve variations. The envelope includes also a slip pattern. This pattern has the bodice drafted separately for A/B, C, D cup sizes.
Pattern Sizing: 8 - 24, I had the envelope for sizes 8 through 16. After measuring the pattern ...more...
|Pattern Review ||7/22/13 1:51 PM|
|Butterick - 5354 |
Pattern Description: Loose fitting top, has pleats at the front neckline and sleeve variation. I made the view with short sleeves.
Pattern Sizing: I had the envelope with sizes between 14-20. I thought the size range was perfect for me, as I am a 14 at bust. But after measuring the pattern pieces ...more...
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