I already did a review of the pattern itself here. For this version, I used a slightly heavier cotton - still nowhere near quilting weight - more like a lawn I suppose.
I took 5/8" off the centre back this time, and it worked well. I also redistributed the skirt gathers more equally so it does not more...
Highly Recommend Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Were the instructions easy to follow?
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I love the style and the maxi length; that it is bra-strap friendly; but I am a bit amb more...
Recommend, with Modifications Pattern Description:
sleeveless and halter type dress with shaped waistband
I used a size 16.
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
No. I had to make changes to it before and during construction.
Were the instructions easy to more...
Easy & Great for Beginners Pattern Description:
Halter top (or regular tank) sundress. Empire waist, maxi or short length.
Regular. This is the second time I made it. My measurements are somewhere around 12 on top, 14 on bottom, but the last one was way too big around, so I made a 10 this time. It fit much b more...
Highly Recommend I made this pattern two summers ago but never reviewed it. I wore it the first summer then over the winter gained 10 lbs and couldn't wear it the following summer. This year I get to wear it again since I lost the extra weight(yay!!) I read in the Simplicity website that this pattern is now OOP