McCall’s M8105 : A Hack Top

This pattern caught my eye from the moment I saw the big back bow on it. I had not seen a pattern that had this kind of detail for adults! I really love the V-neck style but I also really appreciated the two front overlay/ties that wrap around the front bodice! The skirt on this pattern has pleats and a good number of lengths to make this style appropriate for a number of occasions.

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Simplicity 8889 Pattern Review

When I saw that MiMi G Style was releasing new patterns I was so excited to hurry up… and wait… For Joann’s to have them on sale for $1.99. I say that because I had never sewn a Simplicity patten before and like with RTW brands, not every pattern company has clothing that suits your shape/height/build. I’m not one who is opposed to making adjustments to patterns but I would like to spend most of my time sewing… not drawing and cutting!

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