Hi Everyone! I finished another quickie top today that I had started this past week, my summer tops are certainly increasing! It is Butterick 5357 and I made View C. I read over some of the reviews on Patternreview.com and the one thing that struck me about this top that I didn’t like was the… Continue reading Just Make It July – Butterick 5357 – Another Quick Finish!
Hi Friends! I decided to stay home this morning, not going to our town’s annual 4th of July parade, and work on this Butterick 4238. Hmmm, choices, choices! Sit outside in 95 degree weather watching everyone in town or stay home in the cool air conditioning sewing a new top? Oh I forgot! The parade… Continue reading Just Make It June – Butterick 4238 Finished!
Hey Everyone! The Simplicity 2254 is finished! Boy does that feel good to get something sewn that I can wear! Front View… Back View… Side View… I still need to write up a review of the pattern for patternreview.com. I’m sure there’s someone out there that might appreciate how easy this was to put together.… Continue reading Simplicity 2254 View A – Finished!
Hi Friends! I made some great progress on my top this week, surprisingly! I sewed just a little bit each morning and before I knew it this top is just about finished! All that is left is to top-stitch the sleeves, attach the lower bodice, hem and insert some elastic that goes in the back…and… Continue reading Simplicity 2254 – Half Way There!
I pulled out my fabrics yesterday and sorted through what I thought were Spring/Summer choices and laid them all out for me to take a look at. Then looking through my patterns I chose Simplicity pattern 2254 and a green woven cotton fabric from the stash to use as the trial sample. There was just… Continue reading Just Make It June – Starting With Simplicity 2254