|Pattern Review ||3/4/08 8:10 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8108 Empire Waistline Dress V8108 |
This dress has an empire waistline with gathers and pleats in skirt.
This dress was for a friend of mine, and I used a size 14 on her.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
yes. I made view E which has a V...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/9/07 0:31 AM|
|Simplicity - 3877 Threads Collection |
I made this dress back in April to enter the Threads contest. It was a fun experience to actually change up the design of the pattern and add elements of my own creation. I started the project back in early April and completed in mid-May. It took me around 170 hours of evenings and weekends.
|Pattern Review ||6/7/07 6:49 PM|
|McCall's - 5094 Dress |
Pattern Description: Dress is below mid-knee with lined bodice and midriff, gathered front, flared skirt, back zipper and shoulder strap variations. I made view D.
Pattern Sizing: 6-8-10
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes
Were the i...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/19/07 1:26 PM|
|Butterick - 6582 60's Retro Dress |
I used size 8, adjusted to a narrower apex. Shoulders were the only areas where I had to use size 10 to have the right size for the neckline and the armhole
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? yes.
Were the instructions eas...more...
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