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Simplcity #2404
Having trouble with back bodice fitting skirt
Ineedaname
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Date: 6/18/13 1:29 PM

Hello, I'm a new member and just returned to sewing. I bought Simiplicity Pattern #2404 last week and was moving along beautifully until I tried to put together the back and side bodice to the skirt. For some reason the bodice pieces are too big. I double checked the sizing (and went so far as to recut the pieces). I can't figure out what I'm doing wrong!

Can I adjust the back/side bodice pieces or will it mess the entire dress up?

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Date: 6/18/13 2:15 PM

Do you mean there is too much width to fit into the back of the skirt? Can you post some pictures?

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Date: 6/19/13 8:24 AM

This pattern has been reviewed quite a few times. You might want to check the reviews to see if anyone else had problems with it.

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Date: 6/20/13 9:09 AM

Hi, thank you for your replies. I managed to make an adjustment on the bodice and it looks okay - not perfect, but it will work.

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