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  • 03:25 PM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the pattern burda style magazine Stretch Trousers 02/2010

    I’m reading over the pattern instructions and I’m thinking some edits might be helpful. On page 1, under materials, it would be useful to note you need a 9" zipper (although I’m wondering if 9" is…

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  • 05:35 PM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the article Good Team: 9 New Plus Size Sewing Patterns

    Hello grandma… not my favorite collection at all. That blue dress looks like something my grandma wore in 1985. I do like the trench coat, because it flatters the model, but the rest of the col…

6 November, 2014

  • 08:37 PM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the article About Town: 7 Plus Size Sewing Patterns

    I kind of wish BurdaStyle would use a little closer to plus-size models. Some of your other models in the past were a little more plus looking, I don’t know why you keep using models that appear p…

27 October, 2014

  • 09:25 PM

    jailbirdjubie added the project Leopard Print Fleece Jacket

    I really liked the Loose Jacket pattern in the plus line so I went over the the local fabric store and started looking at the coat fabrics, but really loved this awesome leopard print fleece. I al…

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16 October, 2014

  • 06:21 PM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the article Closing Time: 10 Plus Size Sewing Patterns

    I like these outfits. It’s kind of hard to see how that dress’ lopsided bodice is going to look on a person when the model is kind of covering it up, but other than that, I see some good pieces he…

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  • 04:32 AM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the pattern Top with Pleats (Plus Size) 08/2010

    I made this initially as a sample to see if I needed to tweak the pattern to suit my body size and shape. This pattern is a little odd… It curves in at the waist to make it billowy in my middle,…

22 August, 2014

  • 10:45 PM

    jailbirdjubie commented on the pattern Track Jacket (Plus Size) 08/2014

    This jacket has potential, but I have to say that the red, white and blue rib knits are hideous. I think people might have liked this better if you had gone with a less “loud” cuff and collar and…

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