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  McCall's 5742 Long and Short sleeve Dresses
Dresses A, B, C have lined bodice, self-faced band, gathered skirt, raglan sleeve variations, back zipper, purchased trims and built-in petticoat with tulle ruffle; dress A has elbow length gathered sleeves with sleeve band, self-fabric flowers and decorations; dress B has sleeves with elastic casing, contrast ruffle, ribbon trim and ribbon bow; dress C has sleeves with elastic casing and lace trim; all view lengths are mid-knee, not including lace trim for dress C.

McCall's 5742

McCall's 5742 Long and Short sleeve Dresses Line Drawing

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photo Mediocre Pattern
Pattern Description: Girls' dress with sleeve variations Pattern Sizing: 2-3-4-5 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, but only because I measured the pattern pieces, read reviews and modified the pattern accordingly. Were the instruct
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ThreadsofFaith
star
2/13/13
photo Mediocre Pattern
Pattern Description: Childern's and girls dresses Pattern Sizing: 2-5 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? No I did not like the instructions, I followed them mostly but did not care for the order so
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katiessewing

3/7/12
Recommend, with Modifications
Pattern Description: Girls dresses with several variations. Pattern Sizing: 2-5 and 6-8 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, somewhat thanks to the modifications and also not because of some modifications! Were the instructions easy
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MamaSewing
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5/4/11
photo Recommend, with Modifications
Pattern Description: Dresses A, B, C have lined bodice, self-faced band, gathered skirt, raglan sleeve variations, back zipper, purchased trims and built-in petticoat with tulle ruffle; dress A has elbow length gathered sleeves with sleeve band, self-fabric flowers and decorations; dress B has sle
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marisa.james
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2/28/11
Would NOT Recommend
Pattern Description: Girls Dress Pattern Sizing:size 6 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? the yoke was 3 inches too short! I tried to add extra fabric but it looks awful with a seam. Were the instructions easy to follow?the instructions
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RockNRoll
star
12/2/10

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