|Pattern Review ||2/7/14 10:08 AM|
|BurdaStyle Downloadable - 03-2012-116 Asymmetric Jacket |
Women's jacket with asymmetric zip closure. Hits above hips. Non traditional collar, no pockets, princess seams, cuffs, sleeve vents, fully lined
Sizing is good, but I should have graded it up a bit since I was working in leather. It is tight through the sho...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/11/13 3:45 PM|
|Jalie - 2908 Women's Stretch Jeans |
Jalie 2908 Women's Stretch Jeans
The pattern has a fantastic size range, going from young girl up to plus size woman.
Yes, and no. I made a few changes to the pattern, but other than those changes, yes, just like the picture on the pattern.
I love the instructions on the Jalie Jeans pattern! ...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/18/13 12:19 PM|
|Sew Much Ado - The Seafarer Top The Seafarer Top |
The Seafarer is a basic women's top pattern. It's a quick, easy sew, has a great fit and style, and can be modified and customized all kinds of ways.
The instructions are easy to follow, with great sewing-with-knits tips throughout.
I used a super thin, super soft jersey for one of my Seafarers, ...more...
|Pattern Review ||6/18/13 10:43 AM|
|McCall's - 1330 Toddler Sun Suit |
McCall's 1330 is a toddler sun suit pattern c.1947. I inherited (read: stole) this pattern from my mother, who had gotten it from her mother. Based on dates, I'm pretty sure this was a pattern my grandmother used to make something for my mother. Pretty cool.
This is a pattern in the style typica...more...
|Pattern Review ||10/31/10 7:54 PM|
|Self Drafted Pattern - 202387-1000 Arrested Development Nevernude |
I've made muscle suits for my children's Halloween costumes before. This one needed less exagerated muscles since it wasn't a superhero, and because my husband had more of his own muscles to contribute than my children naturally do.
First, I drafted pants and a raglan top using my husband's clothi...more...
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