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|Pattern Review ||11/24/14 10:05 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 3 Winter Stree Dress |
Sewing Bee Round #3- Knit Dress
Did you tweak the Winter Street Dress for Fit or Design? If yes, tell us how.
Tweaks For Fit:
Bodice Front and Back were lengthened to hit my waist. I had to add about 6 inches to the front and about 5 inches to the back. I used a size 2X for the top and a 4X f... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/16/14 4:04 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 2 2-1996-118A moto jacket |
Sewing Bee Week Two - Re-Fashion Men's Button Down Shirts into a New Garment
What new garment did you make? I made a Moto Jacket or as we say in the US a Biker Jacket...whoot!
How many shirts did you use? 5
Did you use a pattern for your final garment or "wing it"? Both! I used as a starter, ... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/6/14 3:24 PM|
|Contest - Sewing Bee Round 1 Burda October 1997 #124 |
Sewing Bee Week One - A-Line Skirt
Pattern Used and how it fits the criteria:
I've gone into the DEEP Stash on this one! This pattern is from Burda October 1997 #124.
After the announcement of the challenge that we'd be making an A-line skirt I immediately thought about something soft and fluid ... more...
|Pattern Review ||3/3/14 12:05 PM|
|Butterick - 5795 Women's Cover-Up, Top, Swimdress, Swimsuit, Skirt and Briefs |
Pattern Description: Cover Up and Swimsuit pattern.
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
Fabric Used: I used a very thin knit from Hancock Fabrics
Pattern alterations or... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/13/12 6:30 PM|
|Butterick - 5682 Misses' Jeans and Trousers |
HI Pattern Review Friends!,
This is the second pair of the Butterick 5682 Jean I've made.
In this version, I made some significant alterations to the original and think I've come away, finally, with a pair of jeans that fit, look flattering, are comfortable to wear and will be a great wardrobe bu... more...
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