Tuesday, February 17, 2009
Pattern Review: M5525
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McCalls 5525 View C
Pattern Description: Semi-fitted, lined, double-breasted jacket and coat have collar, lengths and sleeve variations, shoulder pads, princess seams and side front pockets; jackets A, C, coats B, D, E have belt carriers; jacket C, coat E have epaulets with button closure; coat E has pocket flaps with button trim; jacket C, coat E have collar tab; jacket C has front yoke; jacket C, coat E have back buttoned yoke; coats B, E, jacket C have sleeves with button bands; jackets A, C, coats B, D, E have topstitch trim, button closure; jackets A, C and coats D, E have self-tie belt.
Pattern Sizing: I cut a size 8
Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes it did
Were the instructions easy to follow? Super easy to follow
What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I like the whole thing.
Fabric Used: Dunno, it was this really great almost quilted fabric I found at Joanns.
Pattern Alterations or any design changes you made: None.
Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others? I loved it and will sew another one for spring.