Mccalls 6910

by Shanna on September 28, 2012 · 3 comments

in Vintage Sewing

I scored this awesome pattern on ebay for $4.50

It’s so freaking cute i plan on doing the C version. Has anyone else used this pattern? I’d like to see some finished or in progress projects. Also I bought this in a 13 and I need to adjust it to a 14, can anyone give me some advice on that?

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Jessamyn September 28, 2012 at 6:31 pm

It is a great, classic shirtwaist! Before you go adjusting the pattern, please consider making a mockup in muslin or scrap fabric first. Patterns of this period often have A LOT of ease – you may find that you need to take it in rather than let it out!

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novemberfoxtrot September 30, 2012 at 9:11 am

I have that one at home too but I haven’t done anything with it. Looking forward to seeing yours made up!

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Lisa October 1, 2012 at 7:25 am

That dress is adorable. Casey put up a pattern grading tutorial not too long ago, here’s a link:
http://blog.caseybrowndesigns.com/tag/pattern-grading/
Good luck, I’d love to see it made up!

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