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Review submitted in 2014 PATTERN STASH CONTEST (July 1 - July 31) Contest
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Posted on:7/16/14 7:00 AM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1666 by creatarian

Pattern Photo:Simplicity 1666
Simplicity Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people   
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Available for sale on PR: $18.95 Pattern Details
Fabric:Brocade  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: Wardrobe ensemble.

Pattern Sizing: Medium.

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?yes

Were the instructions easy to follow?yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?It's the first time I used crosswise binding in a waist.
I haven't made skirts in a long time, I forgot how quickly they are finished
Fabric Used:Brocade. The seams ravel easily.Had to serge the edges after I cut and before I sewed the pieces together.

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?Yes

Conclusion: I made this skirt for the Pattern Stash Contest. I'll make the matching top another time. I'm glad I got this project started. It's been in the stash for a long time.

Available for sale on PR: $18.95 Pattern Details
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Judy Kski said...
The skirt fits nicely. I love the fabric.
7/20/14 2:11 PM
BlueSkysAhead said...
Nice skirt.
7/16/14 2:12 PM
crazygrad said...
7/16/14 1:49 PM
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