|Pattern Review ||3/14/15 7:19 PM|
|Jalie - 2908 Women's Stretch Jeans |
Women's flattering stretch jeans with slim fit through the hips and thigh and a flared leg, back and side front pockets, zip fly with button closure.
View A has a low rise (2-3 inches below the navel) and View B has a regular rise (at the navel).
I made the low rise version.... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/10/15 0:54 AM|
|Deer&Doe - Plantain T-shirt Plantain T-shirt |
1. Why do you think this was voted one of the Best Patterns?
The reasons why this top was voted one of the Best Patters are clear to me:
(a) It's FREE! Woo hoo!
(b) It's a t-shirt--a *very* important staple for most of us.
(c) It has a lovely, feminine shape, which makes it stand ou... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/26/15 4:20 PM|
|Other - 000 Easy Knit Pencil Skirt |
The patterns is from Gertie Sews Vintage Casual
Pencil Skirt made with knit fabric and an elastic waist. It has a high waist and a tapered silhouette.
Pattern Sizing: (I'll consult my book when I get home and update this)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern en... more...
|Pattern Review ||2/24/15 4:52 PM|
|Butterick - 5559 Misses' Dress |
Close-fitting, above mid-knee, pullover dresses A, B have front and back darts and outside stitched tucks. A: above elbow length sleeves. B: sleeveless
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
|Pattern Review ||2/23/15 0:27 AM|
|Sewaholic Patterns - 1502 Oakridge Blouse |
Sewaholic's two newest releases impressed me with their classic styling and attention to little details like sleeve plackets.
I promptly sewed up not one, but two of the Oakridge Blouses. And while I truly enjoyed every step of the process, I'm not so happy with the results. These blouses look lik... more...
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