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  McCall's 5974
Dresses A, B, C, D have bodice variations with front pleats, neckline variations, self-faced midriff, pleated skirt front, back zipper and sleeves in three lengths; dresses A, B have scoop neck; dress A has short sleeves; dress B has long sleeves; dresses C, D have wrapped bodice, V& neck and self-ties; dress C has three-quarter length sleeves; dress D has long sleeves; dresses A, B, C, D length is 1" below mid-knee.

McCall's 5974

McCall's 5974  Line Drawing

Best Patterns of 2010 
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photo Highly Recommend
Pattern Description: The Perfect Knit Dress. Dresses A, B, C, D have bodice variations with front pleats, neckline variations, self-faced midriff, pleated skirt front, back zipper and sleeves in three lengths; dresses A, B have scoop neck; dress A has short sleeves; dress B has long sleeves; dresse
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chrystalmckay

1/23/14
photo Recommend, with Modifications
I went over all my issues with the instructions and sizing of this pattern in my previous review so check that out here. I think that will give a much higher chance of success for your sewing experience! The other thing I did was frankenpattern a flutter sleeve from new look 6808 onto it. You can
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pinkcatflower
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1/20/14
photo Great Wardrobe Builder
Pattern Description: Misses' and Women's Dresses Pattern; with sleeve and neckline variations Pattern Sizing: Multi 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 di
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catwoman7

12/29/13
photo See more on my blog here Sizing: terrible, lol! "I have to say, I have problems with the instructions. Straight away McCalls sets people up to fail by including four inches of ease at the waistline. WHAT?? That's plenty for a woven fabric, let alone a stretchy knit fabric. Very disappointed, McCal
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pinkcatflower
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11/17/13
photo Highly Recommend
Hopefully everyone can endure another review of this pattern -- I'll keep it short. I made View D -- wrap dress with long sleeves, in a wonderful soft, warm sweater knit from the bargain table at Joann's. The pattern is pretty easy - I hand basted the pleats to keep them in place. Also, as anot
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Jupiter, FL

11/5/13

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