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Posted on:8/22/14 5:57 PM
Project Photo:Deer&Doe: Dress Belladone by starryfish

Pattern Photo:Deer&Doe Dress Belladone
Deer&Doe Pattern Info
Pattern Rating:Highly Recommend
Review Rating: Very Helpful by 1 people   
Fabric:Linen  [See other projects in this fabric]
Pattern Description:
Dress with a back cutout, cinched at waist, with an A-line skirt featuring flat pleats on the front. Neckline and armholes trimmed with bias binding, diagonal pockets.

Pattern Sizing:
Size 34-46, I cut a 38 graded to 42 at the hip.

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it?
Yes, except I added 4 inches to the length.

Were the instructions easy to follow?
They are very good.

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
I like the cut out at the back!

Fabric Used:
Pink chambray Linen
Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
None

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
I'm not sure I'll make another as it is so distinctive!


Conclusion:
A lovely dress. see My Blog for more details.

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Re Becca said... (8/26/14 4:57 PM) Reply
I love this, the cut out in the back is so young and stylish without being cheesy. Beautiful fit and fabric, great job.
Speech girl said... (8/23/14 8:27 AM) Reply
Lovely dress!
Jupiter, FL said... (8/22/14 10:46 PM) Reply

Jupiter, FL said... (8/22/14 10:46 PM) Reply
Beautiful dress - amazing fit! You look terrific!
 
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