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  Butterick 4790 Retro '52 Wrap Dress
Three pattern pieces, darted in front and back, with back waist and shoulder seams. Back wraps around to the front for a sheath-and-overskirt look. A: contrast back and skirt. Bias tape finished edges.

Butterick 4790

Butterick 4790 Retro '52 Wrap Dress Line Drawing

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photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Vintage style wraparound dress with full circle skirt. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, except for the super-stylized, super-full overskirt! Were the instructions easy to follow? Yes, but I didn't use them. I
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Amy Jeanne
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1/18/14
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: B4790 MISSES' WRAP DRESS Butterick Pattern (very easy) 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? The instructions we VERY easy. There are only 3 parts to this pattern. There really is
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DCDeigns0786
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8/22/13
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Pattern Description: Three pattern pieces, darted in front and back, with back waist and shoulder seams. Back wraps around to the front for a sheath-and-overskirt look. A: contrast back and skirt. Bias tape finished edges. Pattern Sizing:8-22. I made size 12, but because I´ve read all the previou
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Merche
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7/1/13
photo Would NOT Recommend
Pattern Description: Retro Butterick Wrap around dress Pattern Sizing: FF (16-18-20-22) I cute a size 22 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 t
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SAMBoddy
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5/21/13
photo Easy & Great for Beginners
Figure: B (Contrast) Material: Old Ikea sheet for the black, and an "unkown" cotton type fabric from Walmart's left over fabric bin for the patterned fabric. Modifications: I am short, so I took out 8 inches from the skirt and 2 inches from the upper area. (Since the front piece is one whole piece,
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Kiwi Nation
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5/14/13

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