I’m a Fabricista: McCalls 8090

Did you see my latest make for Fabric Mart Fabricistas? Check it out here and read my pattern review below.


Quick Look

-Easy to sew dress – no closures
-Generous ease for a loose fit
-I really like crinkle challis
-Tolerable amount of gathering

Pattern: McCalls 8090

Pattern Description: Misses’ loose fitting dress has skirt tiers and sleeve variations.

Sizing: XS to XL, I sewed a large

Difficulty: 2/beginner

Fabric Used: Army green crinkle challis from Fabric Mart

Does it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope? Yes

Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes they were clear

Likes: Easy sew,throw on and wear dress

Dislikes: Very loose

Pattern alterations or any design changes made: None

Would I sew it again? Probably not, but because other dresses are more my style.

Would I recommend it to others? Yes!