Category: Pattern Reviews

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How to read the back of a sewing pattern

How To Read A Sewing Pattern Envelope

The first step in getting your garment sewing off on the right foot is to read the back of the pattern correctly. In this post, how to read the back of a sewing pattern envelope, we will explore the details listed and how to interpret them.

Jag's Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review

Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review

Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants Pattern Review Jag’s Woven Yoga Pants by Silhouette Patterns is a relaxed, pull on super comfy pant. What Makes This A Great Pattern With eight pattern pieces (seven if you eliminate the back patch pockets) you can have a relaxed fit, business casual pant that is perfect for running errands, working…
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Wool Coat Upcycle

Wool Coat Recycle

Refashioning an old wool coat can be intimidating. You are taking apart something you may need. I took my 1980’s full length, big sleeved, velvet collar winter coat and transformed it into a leather and girrafe accented, casual yet dressy, car coat.

Vogue Patterns V1638 Review

I found a new Vogue skirt pattern that is actually new and interesting; however, V1638 hits the mark. It’s high waisted, asymmetrical, and pretty. I hope you enjoy this Vogue Patterns V1638 review and you try this skirt. Travel With Sandi is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program…
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Vogue V9330 Wide Turtle Neck Sweater

I love a great Vogue Pattern, they incorporate classic design lines with stylish, modern twists and Vouge V9330 Wide Turtle Neck Sweater fits the bill.

Vogue Pattern V9305 Review

When I saw it in the Vogue Pattern Magazine, I couldn’t wait for it to be released. Once I had the pattern, I had to search for a fabric that would work for the top.

Simplicity Pattern 8657 Misses’ Caftan with Options for Design Hacking

Wow- where have you been all my life? This is the most comfy pattern – okay, it’s really just pj’s, but…

Sunny’s Dress Review from Friday Pattern Company

Sunny’s Dress from the Friday Pattern Company is the item for the month.  It was my first Friday Pattern Company pdf and overall I was happy with the results.

McCall Pattern 7542 Pattern Hack

My daughter saw a cute dress on the runway and thought it would make a great holiday dress, so we went in search of a pattern and fabric!  It ended up pretty cute, of course it helps if you are adorable and 25.

Pattern Review – Collette’s One Piece Wrap

Wraps are the perfect accessory for Fall.  They can go from casual to very dressy.