|Pattern Review ||7/11/14 11:37 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2014-136 Knotted top |
A long sleeved twisted front wrap top.
From Burda Magazine: A plunging neckline draws attention to your curves and the knotted waistline pulls the eye in for a slimming design. The longer length looks good with jeans or leggings.
European sizes 44-52. I cut si... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/10/14 3:17 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 07-2007-123A Jacket |
I needed a fairly dressy jacket to wear to my sister's wedding in early July. She was getting married in a seaside town that is always warm and humid so I had to find something cool and not too fitted. This jacket was perfect worn with a simple v- necked top and white linen trousers.
Pattern Des... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/7/12 6:02 AM|
|Ottobre Woman Magazine - 05-2008-18 Tunic |
Tunic with large cowl collar,inverted front pleat and pleated raglan sleeves.
European 34-52. My measurements suggest I needed a 48 - 50 with a FBA but I traced a 52 because my fabric didn't have as much stretch as suggested and I wanted plenty of ease.
Did i... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/25/12 12:42 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 07-2007-126 |
Panelled and gored skirt with elasticated waistband.
Burda sizes 44-52. I made a 52 based on hip measurements but a 50 or even a 48 might have been better.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes excep... more...
|Pattern Review ||1/20/12 5:32 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 01-2011-138 Short coat/jacket |
I needed to make a casual jacket in a hurry to take on holiday. I wasn't too keen on making a jacket with lapels as my first jacket. I liked the collar and neckline on this coat and thought it would work well with the faux suede.
Short coat with concealed button fastening.