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  Butterick 6838
Very loose-fitting, slightly flared nightgown, above mid-knee, below mid-calf or evening-length has self-lined yoke, sleeve variations, stitched hem and purchased trim. A,D: below-elbow sleeves. B: sleeveless. C: short sleeves. D: tucks.

Butterick 6838

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Mediocre Pattern
Pattern Description: Nightgown with sleeve and length variations. Pattern Sizing: XS, S, M, L, XL 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? Yes What did you particularly like or dislike about the p
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DreinPA
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11/21/13
photo Would NOT Recommend
How I wish I had read the other reviews first! This turned pattern out to be enormous and I ended up taking in the seams. The worst problem though was that I couldn't get the yoke to meet with the underarm. The underarm (with bias tape) was bigger than the yoke. There is also a lot of handstitchi
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Lemoncake

11/16/13
Recommend, with Modifications
Pattern Description: short nightgown - view A Pattern Sizing: L/XL 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? yes What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern? As noted by other reviewers
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mrsm

11/12/13
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Very Loose fitting nightgown with selflined yoke with sleeve and length variations Pattern Sizing:XS- XL I made the XL 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?Easy to fillow f
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tess
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5/1/10
photo Recommend, with Modifications
=== Sept 2009 - 2 more nighties === I've made two more of these nighties for my Mum's birthday. These are in lightweight cotton, with some piping for interest. I followed the instructions this time and they both went together extremely easily. I used french seams for all the straight seams and ch
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Kayseri
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9/9/09

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