This was made for round two of the Pattern Review Sewing Bee. The challenge was to make a garment from mens shirts.
I used McCalls pattern 6696 for the bodice part and used the body of a shirt for…
It does look a little like a bolero alright! A serger/overlocker makes life a bit easier – it sav…
Thansk you !
Thanks – the panels give great scope for mixing fabrics:)
I made this from some lightweight (poly mix) suiting.
I traced the size 36- but as my waist is the larger size, I cut it with 2cm side and center back seam allowances. All other seams were cut a…
Lovely dress -the Pattern Parcel is a great way to try out new styles.
Gorgeous blouse & very pretty fabric :)
I didn’t use a pattern for this. Instead, I just measured from my waist to the floor and cut a rectangle across the full width of my fabric ( it was 54″ wide I think).
For the waist I used an e…
Burdastyle shorts from the 10/2010 magazine.
I changed mine to a centre front seam with a back invisible zipper. If you were to make these – beware of how short they are!
More pictures and insi…
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