I had to add a makeshift tag for this shirt. I couldn’t tell the front from the back. All it is is grosgrain ribbon and a small zigzag stitch.
Pattern Description: Butterick 5335 Close-fitting top B has raglan sleeves and stitched hems.
Pattern Sizing: 16-22 I cut a 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? I didn’t use them. The shirt was 3 pieces. 🙂
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I loved how easy the shirt was to put together. Literally an hour.
Fabric Used: Cotton interlock
Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: Lengthened the shirt by an 1.5″
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? YES!
Conclusion: Love this shirt. I will make this ensemble again. I think its the perfect summer resume drop off outfit.
Pattern Description: Wear Everywhere Yoga Pants out of the S.E.W. Everything Workshop book by Diana Rupp
Pattern Sizing: S-M-L . I made the large.
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, I read over them before I cut out the pattern, then closed the book.
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? These are the easiest pants i’ve ever made. 2 pieces and a piece of grograin ribbon (i used scrap fabric to make a drawstring).
Fabric Used: Linen
Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: Lengthen the pant legs by 2″
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? Yes and Yes.
Conclusion: Love the pants. I’ve had this book since I got serious about sewing again. This is the 1st thing i’ve made from it. lol It is a great book for beginning sewers though. Lots of information on how to choose fabric, stitches, reading patterns, etc.