|Pattern Review ||10/27/12 8:01 PM|
|Colette Patterns - 1023 Anise |
Pattern Description: A multi-season jacket in a classic short length. This double breasted jacket has gentle shaping, a simple rounded collar, and tailored sleeves. The one-piece front makes it easy to incorporate patterns such as plaids or stripes. Anise can be made with with either full length sle...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/30/12 11:13 PM|
|McCall's - 5974 Perfect Knit Dress |
Pattern Description: Misses and women's dresses with bodice and sleeve variations
Pattern Sizing: 8-16. I cut a 14.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, taking my changes in to consideration.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes...more...
|Pattern Review ||9/13/12 3:35 PM|
|Colette Patterns - 0003 Sorbetto |
Pattern Description: This simple tank is quick to make, with no closures to sew and a loose, swingy fit inspired by the easy elegance of the early 60s. The edges are finished with bias tape, which you can make yourself or purchase, and a single box pleat runs down the front. Wear it with slim pants,...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/14/12 8:34 PM|
|McCall's - 6438 |
Pattern Description: Misses' skirts in different lengths. I made view C
Pattern Sizing: 14-16-18-20. I cut an 18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, not at all
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, until you get to the waistband....more...
|Pattern Review ||1/14/12 8:22 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - 8771 |
Pattern Description: Semi fitted pullover top with sleeve and hem variations
Pattern Sizing: L-Xl-XXL
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, except maybe a bit shorter
Were the instructions easy to follow? Very!
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