Designing Creations

Admin during the day, student in the evening, and a procrastinating sewer/designer the rest of the time.

Simplicity 2603

This cardigan and tank were extremely easy and fast to make. I wore this cardigan as my jacket every day that I could in Cali.
can be worn open and the long ends to get caught up in your legs

sleeve cuff

lettuce edging from the serger

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Dresses Part 2

Dress #5 (the one I worse to the wedding rehearsal this past weekend) Pattern Description: Simplicity 3503

Pattern Sizing: 14-22

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? Yes, very, very easy

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? No dislikes

Fabric Used: Poly Jersey from Hancock Fabrics online

Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: My normal waist & hip alteration
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Definitely

Dress #6 (the one i wore to the wedding)

Pattern Description: Vogue 8489

Pattern Sizing: 14-22

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? Yes, very, very easy

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? No dislikes

Fabric Used: Poly Jersey from Hancock Fabrics online

Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: My normal waist & hip alteration

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Definitely

Dress #7 (made this one last year just didn’t post it, happened to wear it today)

Pattern Description: New Look 6823

Pattern Sizing: 8-18

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? Yes, very, very easy

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? No dislikes

Fabric Used: Jersey I got from my MIL

Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: My normal waist & hip alteration

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Definitely

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