Wednesday, February 22, 2012

DIY Dress: Pattern Review Mission Maxi

Hi Guys!!

Today is so beautiful outside, its 82 degrees here and sunny! I have already made the Mission Maxi before but it is one of the best maxi patterns I have and it is so fast and easy to make I new when I picked up my leopard print jersey that it would make a great maxi dress.

Pattern Description: Maxi dress with variations

Pattern Sizing: I cut size 2

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? This is as simple as it gets. I love how quick it sews up.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? I am a huge maxi fan so having this as my TNT is fantastic, it is easy to alter, add design changes etc.

Fabric Used: Cotton print jersey I got for $3 a yard in the fashion district.

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made: None

Would you sew it again? Umm yeah, I will be making a few more with some design changes.


Would you recommend it to others? Yes!




xoxo
mimi g.

7 comments:

  1. Hi Mimi,
    I love that maxi dress for my daughter but she doesn't wear them because she is only 5'2 and is a size 0 my question is what pattern comes ina size 2 because it would be easier to alter :)

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  3. Marcy,

    This pattern comes in a size 2, its the size I made and I am 5'4" and weigh 118 right now..lol
    its a pattern by jamie Christina called Mission Maxi

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  4. that pattern is gorgeous I love the fit of that dress on you the accesories hair and everything goes sooo well together you go girl!!!

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  5. Mimi, you're so correct, this dress is really nice and appears really easy to create! What a nice TNT! May have to try this one...I'm just starting to wear maxi dresses & haven't worn them outside of the house yet! LOL!

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  6. Where is the pattern for this dress?

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    1. Here is the link: http://www.jamiechristina.com/#!shop/productsstackergalleryv21=1

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Thank you for taking time to comment ;-)

xoxo
mimi g.