SIGNUP - FREE Membership and 1 FREE Sewing Lesson
| FAQ | Login
Platinum Sponsor

Pattern Reviews> Butterick> 3351 (Girls' flower girl dress)

5 more reviews
Viewed 42 times 
Reviewed by:Rpolston

About Rpolstonstar
Member since: 5/17/14
Reviews written: 9
Sewing skills:Beginner
Favored by: 1 people
patterns reviewed: 9
Report a problem with this review
Posted on:8/25/14 3:05 PM
Project Photo:Butterick: 3351 by Rpolston

Butterick: 3351 by Rpolston  
Pattern Photo:Butterick 3351
Butterick Pattern Info
See other patterns in this category: Kids(boys & girls)    
Available for sale on PR: $10.95 (See envelope) Click to Buy
Current Tags What is a Tag:
Pattern Description:
Lined jacket, above-waist has short sleeves. Lined, flared dress, evening length has close-fitting bodice, dirndl skirt, tie-ends and back zipper.

Pattern Sizing:
I cut a size 6

Did it look like the photo/drawing on the pattern envelope once you were done sewing with it? Yes, other than modifications I made. This is a "muslin" of a flower girl dress that will be made of taffeta, lace and tulle.

Were the instructions easy to follow?
I didn't really follow the instructions but they appeared simple

What did you particularly like or dislike about the pattern?
See above

Fabric Used:
Cotton (This was made to check sizing)

Pattern alterations or any design changes you made:
I added a band at the bottom of the bodice and raised the hem to knee length. I added a flower (I need to practice a little more, lol)

Would you sew it again? Would you recommend it to others?
Yes, I will sew it again.

This is the first time I have sewed for anyone else other than myself. I only agreed because it was a child and that made me less nervous...even though I am still stressing because it's for a special occassion. I hope it turns out pretty. I will post the end results.
Available for sale on PR: $10.95 (See envelope)Click to Buy

Merchants on PR

Patterns from the Past

vintage sewing patterns

Reconstructing History

Reconstructing History
Web site

Elliott Berman Textiles

Fabrics for Greater Ideas

<< Previous      Next >>
3 Comments      Login to Add a Comment
Debbie Dabbles said...
Good luck with the final project. The muslin looks like a cute summer dress. Hope she gets some wear out of it too.
8/25/14 3:36 PM
judypin said...
You'll do just fine with the taffeta dress. This one turned out beautifully!
8/26/14 3:48 AM
Rpolston said...
Thanks ladies :)
8/26/14 3:48 PM
adv. search»
pattern | machine | member
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics
Sewing with Slippery & Drapey Fabrics


10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro
10 Clever Techniques To Help You Sew Like a Pro


Burda 7232

by: juliamorle...



Favorite Things The Frayed Jacket Pattern

Favorite Things The Frayed Jacket Pattern

Buy Now
Petite Plus Patterns Walking Jacket

Petite Plus Patterns Walking Jacket

Buy Now