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Simplicity: 2488 (Christmas Decorations) - Type:Crafts    printable version
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Reviewed by:Judygold
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About Judygold
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Member since: 6/10/07
Reviews written: 3
Sewing skills:Intermediate
patterns reviewed: 3
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Posted on:10/22/13 0:30 AM
Pattern Photo:Simplicity 2488
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Pattern Rating:Would NOT Recommend
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Fabric:Cotton  [See other projects in this fabric]
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Pattern Description:
Christmas Decorations
Pattern Sizing:

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?
No
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
The directions for the photo pockets on the Christmas tree skirt were difficult to follow and were not correct.
Fabric Used:
Cotton blend
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
I had to increase the length of the pattern size on one of the photo pockets, because the pattern piece was not long enough.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
I would not sew it again and I do not recommend it to others, unless they want to spend a lot of time, altering the photo pockets
Conclusion:
The photo pockets on the Christmas tree skirt were a great idea, but were difficult to construct. I would not recommend this for a beginner.
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