|Pattern Review ||11/30/14 10:14 PM|
|Jalie - 3350 One-Piece Swimsuits |
Pattern Description: One piece swim suits with lined front. View A has sweetheart neckline with a band under the bust and an open back. View B has a twist neckline and full back.
Pattern Sizing: 27 sizes from toddler to plus size. I chose the sizing based on my bust measurement but it would hav... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/30/14 10:09 PM|
|Jalie - 3351 Swim Shorts |
Pattern Description: Swim shorts with wide waistband, side panels and brief liner. Side panels have a pocket and split hem.
Pattern Sizing: 27 sizes - children to plus size. Generally I find the 27 sizes on the pattern to be a bit hard to trace - especially at notches.
I chose my size based on m... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/30/14 10:02 PM|
|Kwik Sew - 3567 Tops |
This pattern was chosen as the base for the rashie as I liked the raglan sleeves and higher collar. The body section was modified to be cut in one piece so the print pattern wraps around the body.
The shorts are the Jalie Swim shorts #3351 (reviewed here)
Pattern Description: Clos... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/23/14 1:41 AM|
|Other - KichiKimani Ruffled Silk Owl Clutch |
Pattern Description: Owl themed wristlet / clutch. I love the design of the eyes and beak that make up the flap. The bottom of the bag is quilted and has darts for shaping. Inside is a small pocket to hold a phone. Closure is two magnetic snaps.
Link to pattern on Etsy
Pattern Sizing: Finishe... more...
|Pattern Review ||7/30/14 1:35 AM|
|Contest - The Mini Wardrobe 2014 |
I always enjoy the mini-wardrobe contest as it makes me look for garments that work with the clothes I already have. I'm in desperate need of a pair of pants for work and new jeans.
One of my personal challenges this year was to get better at fitting and constructing jackets. So, my mini-wardro... more...