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|Pattern Review ||6/4/15 9:42 AM|
|HotPatterns - HP1167 La Strada T-Shirt |
La Strada ~ The Waterfall T-Shirt
This is my first experience with HotPatterns. I'm excited to share my feelings on the product. Let’s start with packaging. When I got the package in the mail, I gasped! It was huge 8.5x11. Crazy thoughts going through my head, man! I hope the pattern is the righ... more...
|Pattern Review ||5/28/15 10:34 AM|
|McCall's - 6518 Misses' Lined Dress |
Lately I've been finding some amazing well-designed fabrics that can create appealing dresses. I've been putting these fabrics to the test.
Pattern Description: Lined dress has fitted bodice with side front seams, midriff, single-layer ruffles (wrong side shows), front pleated/back darted skirt, si... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/24/14 10:39 PM|
|McCall's - 6988 Misses' Dresses |
Color Block and Exposed Zipper
I've become a fan of color blocking and exposed zippers. This is my first attempt at the exposed zipper and it was a success (thanks Professor Pincushion for the tutorial ). I will not use the hem tape again. Using hem tape for this project let a weird gluey residue ... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/24/14 10:15 PM|
|Burda - 7065 Misses Top and Dress |
Casual top or flared jersey dress, both backless. The notched tubes of fabric are twisted & sewn together & thus form the halter-neck. Just cross-over the pieces when putting the dress or top on.
34-44 (My dress was cut at 36)
Did it look like the photo/drawi... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/16/14 5:22 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 Miss Freya Lets Dance Dress |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make? A casual holiday party dress.
How many shirts did you use?
I used 4 shirts in total
2 black (B1 and B2)
1 white & 1 maroon
Did you use a pattern for your final garment or "wing it"?
I u... more...
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