|Pattern Review ||11/20/12 8:45 PM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 03-2011-110 Ruched Front Dress |
Pattern Description: Evening gown with ruched front
Pattern Sizing: It comes sizes 36-44. I am usually a size 14 up top and 18 on bottom, so I used the size 44 up top and added some more width to the sides below the waist. But the material had a 2way stretch. I should have made it smaller to hug my...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/16/12 9:49 AM|
|Martha Pullen - heirloom sewing christening gown |
Pattern Description: This pattern is called the Natalie Christening gown and is included in the Sew Beautiful Magazine March/April 2011 issue number 135. It is a vintage heirloom style Christening gown.
Pattern Sizing: one size only in this pattern for 6 months ( about 15 pounds) baby
Did it look ...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/15/12 10:43 PM|
|Other - 1001 |
Pattern Description: Pattern was inside the back of the SEW RETRO book. It is a small handbag with handles and snap closure, and outside layer pocket with snap closure.
Pattern Sizing: one size only
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? ...more...
|Book Review ||7/30/12 10:19 PM|
|SEW RETRO |
Book Index/Chapter headings SEW RETRO A STYLISH HISTORY OF THE SEWING REVOLUTION plus 25 vintage-inspired projects for the modern girl
PaperBack or HardBound? Hardbound, spiral binder
Does this book have clear illustrations or photographs?Hand drawn illustrations of projects, many pictures of h...more...
|Pattern Review ||8/25/11 2:31 PM|
|Simplicity - 2625 Babies Tops, Shorts and Hat |
Pattern Description: baby dress
Pattern Sizing: baby weight determined size
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? No. I changed the front and added smocking
Were the instructions easy to follow? yes
What did you particularly like or disli...more...