|Pattern Review ||4/26/13 3:39 PM|
|Vogue Patterns - V8379 Classic Wrap Dress |
Materials Used: Floral knit from Denver Fabrics
Sizing: After reading other reviews I went down one size from my measurements and it worked out well.
Changes Made: As you can see I made a lot of changes. I changed the sleeve into a very gathered sleeve. I also cut the back on the fold instead of...more...
|Pattern Review ||3/19/13 3:08 PM|
|Grainline Studio - 31004 Archer Shirt |
Pattern: Grainline Studio's Archer Button-up shirt
Textiles Used: Polyester blend that I bought in the garment district.
Sizing: The style is a bit oversized and I think that the measurements were right on for the fit that I wanted. If you are in between sizes I would lean down instead of up.
|Pattern Review ||1/22/13 2:11 PM|
|Megan Nielsen - MN1008 Ruched Maternity Skirt |
Pattern: Megan Nielsen's Ruched Maternity Skirt
Materials Used: Black Ponte Knit from Mood fabrics
Sizing: Like last time I made a M instead of my normal S because my knit is not super stretchy. I am really glad that I did as it is a tight fitting skirt for sure.
Changes Made: Just the sizing ab...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/22/13 2:15 PM|
|Megan Nielsen - MN 1005 Rie Dress and Top |
Pattern: Megan Nielsen's Rie Dress and Top
Materials Used: Brown mystery knit from my stash (just as a hint I found out that if I folded my fabric differently I was able to use a lot less yardage than recommended - although it may be harder in larger sizes to do so).
Sizing: I made a size S althou...more...
|Pattern Review ||1/7/13 8:44 AM|
|Vogue Patterns - 1314 |
Pattern : Vogue 1314
Materials Used : Some beautiful gray knit from Mood Fabrics. This fabric is super soft and washes up nicely.
Changes Made : In order to accomodate my growing belly and make it into a maternity dress I added about 2 inches to each side of the side seams of the belly area gradi...more...