|Pattern Review ||1/2/10 4:03 AM|
|BurdaStyle Downloadable - 6018 Jennifer |
Pattern Description: A shirt with a bib and lots of pin tucks.
Pattern Sizing: 34 - 46. I used a size 36 and I find that the fit is somewhat semi-fitted. I probably could of went down a size to make it more fitted but couldn't because of the closure which I will elaborate further below
Did it l... more...
|Pattern Review ||11/9/09 2:58 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 03-2009-131 Men's Shirt |
Pattern Description: This is a short-sleeved safari-style shirt with lots of additional details such as pocket, gun flap, shoulder tabs and sleeve tabs.
Pattern Sizing: 48, 50, 52 and 54. This is a size 48 on my boyfriend and is quite fitted on him because he likes the fitted look so you can proba... more...
|Pattern Review ||8/23/09 3:23 AM|
|BurdaStyle Magazine - 04-2009-112 Shirt |
This is my entry for the Beginner's Contest. Before I go into my review, I believe I have to give a bit of background about my sewing experience. I am a complete beginner. I got my sewing machine in March and so far have successfully made 3 t-shirts. They are not the best but I am still very proud o... more...
|Book Review ||7/1/09 11:42 PM|
|Sewing for Dummies |
Book Index/Chapter headings
Part I: Hardware and"Softwear" for Sewing
Part II: Sewers! Start Your Engines!
Part III: Fashion Fundamentals
Part IV: Sewing for the Home
Part V: Alterations and Quick Fixes
You can see the detailed contents page at Amazon.
PaperBack or HardBound? Paper... more...
|Pattern Review ||6/22/09 6:27 AM|
|BurdaStyle Downloadable - 001 Pete men's teeshirt |
Pattern Description: Great basic men's t-shirt pattern.
Pattern Sizing: Comes in sizes Small, Medium, Large and Extra Large.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, the front does but the back is a bit weird. The area between the sleeve... more...