|Pattern Review ||7/19/16 4:50 PM|
|MariaDenmark - 101 Kirsten Kimono Tee |
Pattern Description: Kimono-sleeved knit tee with only three pattern pieces.
Pattern Sizing:XS-XL (31.5-43.5" bust)
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, because I altered it.
Were the instructions easy to follow?Yes. I've easily sewn f... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/5/16 8:45 PM|
|McCall's - 3341 A-line Skirt in 5 lengths |
Pattern Description: A simple a-line skirt with front and back darts, back zipper, a faced waist, and five length options.
Pattern Sizing: 4-18
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes.
Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes.
What did ... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/28/16 7:18 AM|
|Simplicity - 1377 Misses' Top in Two Lengths and Pull-on Bottoms |
Pattern Description: Woven tees in two lengths with kimono or mid-length sleeves, and pull-on shorts, pants and skirt.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No, because I made a bunch of alterations.
Were the instructions... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/22/16 9:05 AM|
|Simplicity - 1887 Misses Pants, shorts and skirt |
I made two more pairs of these shorts. The navy ones are linen-rayon from Joann's. I lengthened them a bit and stitched the pleats down - otherwise they are the same mods as my orange pair from the previous review.
The brown pair is Joann's slub linen. Same mods, pleats stitched down. Somehow... more...
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