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  McCall's 5847
Shirtdresses A, B, C, D have princess seams, collar, topstitching, sleeve and length variations; shirtdresses A, D have patch pockets and flaps; shirtdresses A, C have self fabric sash; shirtdress C has buttoned sleeve tab and rolled up sleeves; shirtdress D has three-quarter length sleeves with self-cuff, side slits and purchased belt; shirtdress A is mid-knee length; shirtdresses B, C are 3" below mid-knee; shirtdress D is 7" above ankle.

McCall's 5847

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photo Recommend, with Modifications
Pattern Description: Misses Shirtdresses in 3 lengths with sash Pattern Sizing: 6-12 & 14-22. I made a 16 at the bust and graded out at the hip. I failed to notice the amount of ease built into the dress. There is 4" at the bust and 8" at the hip. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the patt
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LM2HYD
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12/6/13
photo Highly Recommend
McCalls 5847 Pattern Description: Princess seamed shirt/coat dress, in three lengths, with 4 sleeve choices (3/4 with self cuff, elbow with tab, short or sleeveless), collar, topstitching, optional small chest pockets, optional self fabric tie belt. Pattern Sizing: Sizes 6-12 or 14-22 Did it look
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HelenM01

6/18/13
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: The perfect shirtdress! with princess seams and sleeve variations. Pattern Sizing:14-16, I cut a 16 even though for my measurements, it said to cut a 20. Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes Were the instruction
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KG2
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1/15/12
photo The original review of this pattern can be found here. I decided to write a separate review for this version of the dress because I made a few changes to the design and improvised a fix to a problem I had with the facings. Design Change: After completing and subsequently wearing the first version
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Lynnelle
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12/29/11
photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: This is a classic shoulder princess seam Palmer and Pletsch dress. Pattern Sizing: It comes in sizes 6 - 22. I made it in a size 14 Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, the dress turned out like the line drawing/
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galadriel45
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12/11/11

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