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

Pattern Reviews> Simplicity> 1463 (Misses' Knit Tops)

8 more reviews
Viewed 130 times 
Reviewed by:catinthehat2

About catinthehat2
United Kingdom
Member since: 4/12/14
Reviews written: 5
Sewing skills:Intermediate
patterns reviewed: 5
Bio: more...
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:7/15/14 8:57 AM
Project Photo:Simplicity: 1463 by catinthehat2

Simplicity: 1463 by catinthehat2  
Pattern Photo:Simplicity 1463
Simplicity Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Helpful by 1 people    Very Helpful by 2 people   
See other patterns in this category: Tops    
Available for sale on PR: $16.95 (See envelope) Click to Buy
Current Tags What is a Tag:
Fabric:Cotton Jersey  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description: Your new favourite staple has just arrived. Make a scoop neck high low top with banded sleeves, or great crossing back interest, and three v neck tops with lace flutter sleeves, studs or peekaboo lace in neckline

Pattern Sizing:XXS to XXL

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?Yes apart from the fact that I made it with a round neck instead of V.

Were the instructions easy to follow?Yes

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?I love the fact that the pattern starts at XXS so I was able to use it for my daughter who's 9. Not sure if my dislike is with the pattern or just because the lace was so horrible to work with

Fabric Used:Jersey fabric & stretch lace

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:I changed the neckline from V neck to a round neck

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?I will definitely be making this again - fabric on order to make one for elder daughter & a dress length one for younger daughter. Hoping to make one for myself too at some point.

Conclusion: My daughter was delighted with her top & has worn it several times already. Big sister (13) has also borrowed it to wear to a disco so I think we can say it's definitely a hit!
Available for sale on PR: $16.95 (See envelope)Click to Buy

Merchants on PR

Patterns from the Past

vintage sewing patterns

Reconstructing History

Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles

Fabrics for Greater Ideas

<< Previous      Next >>
3 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
BeaJay said...
A lovely top - your daughter is lucky. Great fabric too.
7/15/14 9:14 PM
LoriMinnesota said...
I have this pattern and am so excited to make it! Looks so cute on a real person. MUST. FIND. FABRIC. :) Great job!
7/16/14 6:25 AM
Speech girl said...
Great top!
7/18/14 0:30 AM
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
Create a Jacket Muslin
Create a Jacket Muslin


Sewing Basics
Sewing Basics


Sewing Workshop Chopin Blouse Pattern

Sewing Workshop Chopin Blouse Pattern

Buy Now
Sewing Workshop Trio T-Shirt, Top & Pants Pattern

Sewing Workshop Trio T-Shirt, Top & Pants Pattern

Buy Now