SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login

Pattern Reviews> Sew Liberated> N103 (The Emmeline Apron)

30 more reviews
Work in Progress Work in Progress
Viewed 206 times 
Reviewed by:Gingerkneazle
photo

 
 
About Gingerkneazle
MI USA
Member since: 5/17/10
Reviews: 4 (patterns: 4)
Skill level:Expert/Couture
more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:9/6/11 8:28 PM
See other patterns in this category: Accessories    
Available for sale on PR: $11.95 Pattern Details
To read this review, please Login. Only registered members can read reviews written more than 6 months ago.
Available for sale on PR: $11.95 Pattern Details
<< Previous      Next >>
2 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Maia B said... (6/14/12 8:46 PM) Reply
Thanks, it looked cute and easy, but I'll look elsewhere.
Giuditta said... (12/26/11 6:21 PM) Reply
I am so grateful for your review; it confirms that I'm not crazy. I just Goggled reviews for this pattern, and blogger after blogger seems to think it's wonderful. I think you're right on about the lack of pattern drafting expertise and the incorrect terminology. I'd agree that it's a cute and unusual style, but the pattern directions made a simple shape into an unnecessary production, And it is NOT a good pattern for all figures; it's unflattering for those who are any larger than a B-cup. To fix it, I'm going to redraft the bodice, and I will not be using the messy gathering -- I think that pleats made with my perfect pleater will be will be much more attractive, and less bunchy.
 
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
        
Online Class
Understanding Knit Fabrics
Understanding Knit Fabrics

Class Details

Online Class
Altering Jackets
Altering Jackets

Class Details

Butterick 6067

photo
by: cyxa

Review
Islander Sewing Systems Double Green Shopping Bag Pattern

Islander Sewing Systems Double Green Shopping Bag Pattern

Pattern Details
SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

SewBaby One Piece Reversible Sundress Pattern

Pattern Details
BurdaStyle Magazine 05-2011-113

photo
by: hoyhoy

Review