Pattern stash challenge – one pattern complete

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} catch(err) {}The plan for September and October is to see how many unopened patterns I can open and make an item in eight weeks. Why? is running a pattern stash competition and I’ve got a few/many unopened patterns that I’d just love to make up.

My rose coloured glasses list is:
McCalls 5007 – short boxy jacket with princess line (that I might need to add more fitting depending on the fabric)
McCalls 4783 – half circle skirt with yoke, now completed in black voile with redish flower print
McCalls 5408 – loose fitting pullover top
Vogue 8480 – unlined jacket (that I might be tempted to line)
Vogue 8426 – yoke skirt with interesting pleats etc
Vogue 8420 – loose knit tunic top.

I’m a bit wary of loose fitting garments because I can’t successfully wear loose clothing that’s designed for an average sized person and not look like a grey-haired school child.

One comment

  1. Hi Maria, some very nice patterns, I have also got Vogue 8426 and want to make it up as well. It will be interesting to see how much width some of the jackets/tops have as they look very loose. Can’t wait to see what you do with them with your individual touch 🙂


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